Regional Cancer Center

St. Mary’s Regional Cancer Center has been on the front lines of the battle with cancer since 1965. The cancer center provides a full range of radiation, medical and surgical oncology services and is home to the only CyberKnife® Radiosurgery System in the Tri-State and the state of West Virginia.

St. Mary’s is designated as a Comprehensive Teaching Cancer Center by the American College of Surgeons and the Commission on Cancer. The Radiation Oncology Department is accredited by the American College of Radiation Oncology (ACRO) and the American College of Radiology (ACR), which both strive to ensure the highest quality care for radiation therapy patients.

St. Mary’s Regional Cancer Center is a member of the University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center Research Network, an initiative conducting high priority cancer research through a network of collaborative centers with expertise in the delivery of cancer care and conduct of research studies. St. Mary’s patients have access to innovative clinical research studies in the treatment and epidemiology of cancer as well as research studies in the prevention and early detection of cancer. The Markey Cancer Center became the 68th National Cancer Institute-designated cancer center in the country in July 2013.

The specialists at St. Mary’s provide cancer treatment using some of the most advanced, progressive techniques and equipment in the region.


Breast Center
  • 3D and Digital Mammography
  • Ultrasound
  • Stereotactic biopsy
  • Breast reconstruction
  • Breast MRI/MRI breast biopsy
  • Mammosite
  • Breast Cancer Support Group
Diagnostic Services
  • Pathology
  • Flow Cytometry
  • CAT Scan
  • PET
  • MRI
  • Fine Needle Aspirations (FNA)
  • Chemoembolization
  • Radiofrequency Ablation (RFA)
  • Cryotherapy
  • MRI Breast Biopsy
Oncology Clinical Research
  • Clinical Trials
Cancer Screening Programs
  • Colonoscopy Screening Clinic
  • Low-Dose CT Lung Cancer Screening
  • Annual free screenings throughout the year, including breast cancer, cervical cancer and prostate cancer
  • Low-Dose CT Lung Cancer Screening
Support Services
  • Licensed Oncology Counselor
  • Nutritional Services
  • Palliative Care Program
  • Oncology Clinical Pharmacist—Doctorate Trained
  • St. Mary’s Home Health Services
  • St. Mary’s Spiritual Care, Counseling and Mission Department
  • Social Services
  • Tumor Registry
  • Support Groups
    • Breast Cancer Support Group
    • CAN-CERvive Support Group
    • Young Adults with Cancer
    • Transitions Support Group (Grief Support Group)
  • Hospice of Huntington
Rehabilitation Services
  •  Oncology Rehab Services
  • Lymphedema Clinic


Radiation Oncology
  • Intensity-modulated radiation therapy(IMRT)
  • Three-Dimensional Conformal Radiation therapy (3-D CRT)
  • Radio-pharmaceutical therapy
  • Superficial X-ray therapy
  • Electron Beam radiation therapy
  • Mammosite Radiation Therapy
  • Treatment, planning, including image fusion
  • CyberKnife® Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Additional Treatments
  • Gynecologic Oncology Clinic
  • Hereditary Cancer Risk Assessment Program (Cancer Genetics)
  • Medical/Surgical Oncology
  • Inpatient Oncology Unit
  • Outpatient Infusion Center
  • Oncology Clinical Pharmacist—Doctorate Trained