Nash UNC Cancer nurse talking to patient in infusion chair

Cancer Care

Turn to Nash UNC Health Care for comprehensive cancer care in Rocky Mount and eastern North Carolina. Receive patient-focused cancer care close to home at the Danny Talbott Cancer Center. The dedicated, compassionate cancer care team will support you throughout your cancer journey.

Recognized Cancer Programs

Count on Nash UNC for excellent cancer care because our cancer care program holds high-quality care distinctions including:

  • Comprehensive Community Cancer Center accreditation from the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer (CoC) since 1992. This demonstrates our commitment to provide comprehensive, multidisciplinary, patient-centered cancer care.
  • American College of Radiology accreditation of the Nash Breast Care Center as a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence. This designation means our team provides safe 3D mammography, ultrasound stereotactic breast biopsy, ultrasound breast biopsy, and MRI services.

Distinctive Cancer Center in Rocky Mount

Feel confident you’ll get the same excellent cancer care and support in our community as you’d get at an academic medical center. At Danny Talbott Cancer Center at Nash UNC you’ll have access to:

  • Cancer navigators
  • Social worker
  • Cancer research, clinical trials, and new treatment options
  • Physician specialists from UNC
  • Genetic assessment and counseling options
  • Information and education
  • Multidisciplinary team approach to care
  • Palliative care services
  • Prevention and screening
  • Survivorship plans and follow-up care

Take a Virtual Tour

See the inside of the Danny Talbott Cancer Center. Take a virtual tour.

Cancers We Treat

Find treatment for almost any type of adult cancer at UNC Cancer Care at Nash. Among the cancers we treat are:

Comprehensive Cancer Care

Take advantage of our partnership with UNC Cancer Care to receive a complete range of cancer services and treatments in Rocky Mount, North Carolina. Our top priority is to provide you with comprehensive care close to home.

Specialized Cancer Treatments

Trust your cancer care team at Nash UNC for treatment planning that follows evidence-based national guidelines. We know your case and tailor treatments to meet your specific needs. You’ll find cancer treatments including:

  • Chemotherapy
  • Hormone Therapy
  • Immunotherapy
  • Radiation therapy
  • Surgery

Benefit from other medical and support services available at the cancer center such as cancer navigation, hematology care, pharmacy services, and social work.

Advanced Technology

Look to Nash UNC for advanced, efficient technology to treat your cancer. Our center has two linear accelerators, a simulator, and three-dimensional treatment planning computer capability to plan precise cancer treatment and destroy cancer cells. That means less time receiving treatments and lower costs for you.

Convenient Access to Your Treatments

Get the cancer treatments and services you need close to home in one easy-to-access location. You won’t have to go through the hospital each time you go to treatment. Park in front of the exterior entrance to the Danny Talbott Cancer Center. See a map of our campus.

Skilled Cancer Care Team

Work with a cancer care team of highly skilled doctors, nurses, and other healthcare professionals who are passionate about meeting your needs. Expect thoughtful care from specialized support staff dedicated to helping you face the physical and emotional challenges of cancer.

Support During & After Treatment

Look for a full range of support and survivorship services to help you and your family cope with your cancer diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up care.

Patient Stories

Former cancer patients, possibly your family, friends or acquaintances, say they feel very comfortable coming to Nash UNC for care. They enjoy our staff’s encouragement, knowledge about their individual cancer case, and genuine caring nature. Consider us your partner in the battle against cancer.

Hear patients talk about their excellent cancer care patient experiences at Nash UNC.

Cancer Care Quality & Performance at Nash

View our recent cancer care annual reports to learn about cancer in our community, quality measures, and performance of our cancer care programs.

Make an Appointment

Fill out our contact us form to schedule an appointment for cancer care and treatment with Nash UNC Health Care.

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