Avera Cancer Institute at Aberdeen
Contact the Avera Cancer Institute
Find out more about how you can get comprehensive cancer care services in a beautiful, patient-centered environment at Avera Cancer Institute in Aberdeen. Call 605-622-5500.
Avera Cancer Institute is dedicated to providing the highest quality of care through prevention and early detection, evidence-based therapies and a multidisciplinary approach guided by the philosophy of healing the whole person. Across the Avera system, Avera Cancer Institute has six major regional locations and 40 outreach sites.
In Aberdeen, Avera Cancer Institute is located in the Don & Carmen Meyer Center of Excellence on the southeast wing of Avera St. Luke’s Hospital. Experience a place of hope, healing, faith, courage and dignity. A balance of technology and grace, of reassurance and coping, and a place of personal connections. Avera Cancer Institute at Aberdeen is accredited by the American College of Surgeons’ Commission on Cancer.
An Institute Designed for Cancer Patients
Beautiful and inspiring, Avera Cancer Institute at Aberdeen is a comprehensive care center which provides all aspects of cancer care under one roof including:
- Medical Oncology
- Radiation Oncology
- Cancer research and clinical trials
- Genetic counseling
- Infusion services
This environment of healing is designed for patient comfort, privacy and dignity. Patients have the choice between receiving chemotherapy infusions in private, or in the company of other patients, or family and friends.
Advanced cancer care technology in Aberdeen includes the fully digital Elekta Infinity™ linear accelerator. This machine offers enhanced imaging and the capability for a full range of radiation treatments.
For breast cancer screening, you can also take advantage of a full range of breast diagnostic technology, including 3-D mammography, contrast enhanced spectral mammography (CESM) and ultrasound, at Avera Cancer Institute in Aberdeen.
You’ll experience numerous supportive services, including patient navigation, nutrition counseling, chaplaincy, social work, financial counseling, support groups and valet parking.
Enjoy a fireplace, comfortable seating areas, artwork by South Dakota artists, prayer room and nutrition center with free coffee and snacks. There’s also a beautifully landscaped patio to enjoy during the warmer months.
When deciding where to receive your cancer treatment, you want a program that is nationally accredited and even exceeds the average national outcomes in cancer care. The Avera Cancer Institute offers that program. We have published our outcomes in cancer care for your review. Read the latest Avera Cancer Institute Annual Report.
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Avera also offers many classes for health care professionals and other opportunities for health care professionals, including programs for pharmacy residency, radiologic technology and emergency medical services.