Why the Dorcy Cancer Center?
Facing a cancer diagnosis can be one of the scariest moments of your life. You’ll have so many questions, and want answers you can trust. You’ll want to know that you’re receiving the best care possible and that your medical team will always do what’s best for your unique case. At the Dorcy Cancer Center you find all this and more -- the latest cancer-fighting technology and treatments, unmatched clinical expertise, and whole person compassionate care.
At the Dorcy Cancer Center, patients across Southern Colorado have access to world-class, nationally recognized cancer care close to home – where they’ll have the support of their family and friends when they need it most.
Accredited by many of the most respected medical bodies, Dorcy Cancer Center is known for our expert oncology professionals, state-of-the-art diagnostic services and equipment, and using the latest cancer resources and treatments.
The Dorcy Cancer Center is part of the Centura Health Cancer Network, the leading provider of integrated, advanced cancer care across Colorado and western Kansas. From cancer screenings and prevention, to early diagnosis, diverse treatment options, and support services, patients at the Dorcy Cancer Center benefit from the collective expertise of hundreds of oncology physicians and experts across the Centura Health Cancer Network.
Expert Oncology Physicians
The Dorcy Cancer Center is led by board-certified cancer physicians including medical, surgical and radiation oncologists who are skilled in treating a wide-range of cancers using the most advanced treatment technologies available.
Our treatment team also includes many other therapists, nurses, physicists, dosimetrists and support staff who work diligently to guarantee safety and patient comfort.
World-Class Radiation Technology to Fight Cancer
Dorcy Cancer Center is proud to be Colorado’s first cancer center to have the Varian Trilogy linear accelerator. This technology uses Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) in order to deliver all standard types of radiation therapies, as well as the most advanced treatments. These new treatments use Trilogy’s pinpoint precision to concentrate higher doses of radiation on tumors while protecting surrounding healthy tissue.
Dorcy Cancer Center is equipped with the state-of-the-art Varian TruBeam linear accelerator with Novalis Radiosurgery technology. The TrueBeam is one of the fastest, most accurate and versatile treatment systems currently available.
In addition to TrueBeam and Trilogy, St. Mary-Corwin has enhanced our treatment capabilities with the GateRT® guidance system that enhances the sophisticated treatments we offer and increase treatment safety and accuracy.