Advanced Specialty Treatment
We are dedicated to bringing the latest medical technologies to cancer care. Regardless of where you may be on your cancer journey, we offer a variety of different treatment options.
Interleukin-2 Immunotherapy Program
At Sentara CarePlex Hospital, the Sentara Cancer Network provides the only high-dose Interleukin – 2 (IL-2) immunotherapy program in the Eastern Virginia region. Medical oncologists lead a highly skilled, interdisciplinary team of caregivers who are trained in the care of patients with metastatic melanoma or metastatic kidney cancer.
Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy Treatment
Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC) Treatment attacks abdominal cancers that remain after surgery. Patients can receive it as a palliative measure to help control disease and prevent fluid collection. HIPEC can also be used preventatively.