Bronchial Thermoplasty (BT) is an FDA-approved bronchoscopic procedure for the treatment of severe persistent asthma in individuals who are 18 years and older, whose asthma is not well controlled.  BT uses thermal energy to reduce the excessive airway smooth muscle responsible for airway…
There are things every cancer patient wants. You want information. Knowledge. Truth. You want to be included in decisions. You want care to be coordinated. Seamless. You want to know caregivers care and that they are working as a team. Patients and family want to be part of that team. You want help…
Cancer treatment continues to advance, and today more people are surviving cancer than ever before. Thanks to research and clinical trials, we now have more ways to diagnose, treat and cure cancer in many of its forms.  St. Bernards Cancer Center is a major participant in clinical trials and…
One of the most important aspects of cancer care is the technology used to diagnose and treat various forms of the disease. Through a continuing program of needs assessment and planning, St. Bernards updates equipment, regularly replacing good technology with great technology including: Treatment…
St. Bernards provides health navigators for many different types of patients, based on need and the patient’s desire to have someone assist them in the management of their care, as well as other aspects of life management.  Many patients who choose to have a navigator have been diagnosed with…
The best way to fight cancer is to find it early. St. Bernards offers an ongoing series of free and low-cost screenings. To learn dates and times, call 870.207.7300 or sign up for calendar updates. Breast cancer screening, featuring same day mammogram results Colorectal screening Skin cancer…