HSHS Holy Family Hospital

HSHS Holy Family Hospital200 Healthcare Drive, Suite 1501
Greenville, IL 62246
Phone: 618-690-3411
Fax: 618-664-2424

Hours: Monday, 8:00am – 4:30pm

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Medical Oncology/Hematology

Bassam N. Maalouf, MD
Kristi Toennies, FNP, AOCNP

First Visit

Consultation with a medical oncologist or nurse practitioner.
Complete physical exam.
Confirm diagnosis.

Treatment Options

Chemotherapy – use drugs to treat cancer. Given by certified chemotherapy nurses.
Hormonal Therapy – use hormones to treat cancer.
Immunotherapy – use substances to stimulate or support the immune system.
Clinical Trials – provide state-of-the-art care and new drugs not available to many other cancer centers, in an investigational setting.

Treatments vary depending on the diagnosis, treatment goals, drugs used, and how you respond to treatment.