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    • NOVEMBER 3, 2020
    Pikeville Medical Center Receives AML Grant to Expand Leonard Lawson Cancer Center

    Pikeville Medical Center Receives AML Grant to Expand Leonard Lawson Cancer Center

    During the virtual 2020 SOAR Summit held October 28th – 29th, Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear and U.S. Representative Hal Rogers (KY-05) announced the Pikeville Medical Center (PMC) Leonard Lawson Cancer Center Expansion project for $4.27 million was selected for funding through the Abandoned Mine Lands (AML) Pilot grant program. The AML funds, which are intended

    • JULY 7, 2020
    Physicians Take Cancer Care to the Next Level

    Physicians Take Cancer Care to the Next Level

    Pikeville Medical Center’s (PMC) Leonard Lawson Cancer Center (LLCC) offers the region leading-edge technology and a specially trained staff. PMC provides full-service, state-of-the-art cancer treatment and follow-up care, and is among a select few accredited cancer centers in KY that has received commendation by the Commission on Cancer. PMC’s prestigious group of board-certified cancer doctors

    • JULY 7, 2020
    PMC Offering Clinical Trials for Cancer Patients

    PMC Offering Clinical Trials for Cancer Patients

    Pikeville Medical Center (PMC) was approved to offer cancer patients clinical trials for treatment. Clinical trials are research studies that involve patients. Participation in the trials is not mandatory and patients who meet the criteria are given a choice if they want to participate. PMC began trials to treat numerous types of cancer, including breast

    • MARCH 9, 2020
    PMC Leads the Region in Breast Cancer Technology

    PMC Leads the Region in Breast Cancer Technology

    Pikeville Medical Center (PMC) has invested in a new ultrasound technology designed specifically for screening dense breast tissue. The Invenia Automated Breast Ultrasound System (ABUS) 2.0, by GE, is the only FDA approved system of its kind. PMC is the only hospital in the area with this technology, and it adds another layer of breast