A bone cancer diagnosis can be devastating. Treatments can be agonizing and recovery can leave you with emotional and physical stress that you may not understand. Norton Cancer Institute specialists work to bring bone cancer patients the latest in treatment technologies while also offering support services for the entire family.
The Norton Cancer Institute Resource Centers offer a variety of support services that address the emotional, physical and spiritual needs of cancer patients and their loved ones. The center houses a library of educational resources about prevention and detection, treatment options and recovery. Specially trained oncology nurses are available to provide one-on-one educational counseling for patients and family members.
The center also offers the following free services for cancer patients and their families:
- Educational seminars
- Clinical-trial searches
- Nutritional counseling
- Emotional/behavioral counseling
- Wigs, prostheses and turbans
- Massage therapy
- Art therapy
- Referrals to community resources
A Norton Cancer Institute health care professional is available to answer questions about bone cancer. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will research and respond to your question within 48 hours. Exceptions may include weekends and holidays. Most questions are answered within one business day.
You may also call the downtown Louisville Norton Cancer Institute Resource Center at (502) 629-5500.