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The future of cancer care isn’t tomorrow. At Pikeville Medical Center, we have the expertise and leading-edge technology to fight it today. As the region’s only hospital to have achieved the Commission on Cancer’s 2018 Outstanding Achievement award for exceptional quality, we have a goal of winning the battle against cancer – one patient at a time.

Cancer Did Not Defeat Me

In 2017, I was diagnosed with triple-negative breast cancer. The Pikeville Medical Leonard Lawson Cancer Center was my one source for diagnosis and treatment. Thanks to their care, I am alive!

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    • OCTOBER 21, 2019
    PMC Offers 3D Mammography as Standard

    PMC Offers 3D Mammography as Standard

    With upgraded equipment at Pikeville Medical Center (PMC), 3D mammography has become the standard tool for screening mammograms. The FDA reports that less than half of the certified mammography facilities in the US use 3D mammography as the standard for screening mammograms. PMC is proud to offer to most advanced technology available to better detect

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    • OCTOBER 4, 2019
    “Look Good, Feel Better” Program Is Back at PMC

    “Look Good, Feel Better” Program Is Back at PMC

    The Look Good Feel Better program has returned to Pikeville Medical Center’s (PMC) Leonard Lawson Cancer Center. Look Good Feel Better is a service program that teaches beauty techniques to people with cancer to help them manage the appearance-related side effects of cancer treatment. The program includes lessons on skin and nail care, cosmetics, wigs

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    • OCTOBER 3, 2019
    Outreach Programs Help Patient Learn to  Live with Cancer

    Outreach Programs Help Patient Learn to Live with Cancer

    Donna Harris, 52 of Pikeville, was diagnosed with stage 3 colorectal cancer in early December of 2018. It would take some time for her to learn how to live with it She had been noticing for months that she was having an upset stomach, nausea and extreme fatigue. She visited her long-time physician, PMC Primary

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    • APRIL 1, 2019
    PMC’s New Technology Detects Breast Cancer Earlier and Provides Less Invasive Biopsies

    PMC’s New Technology Detects Breast Cancer Earlier and Provides Less Invasive Biopsies

    Pikeville Medical Center (PMC) advances breast cancer detection with the addition of new state-of-the-art equipment. The use of the Hologic 3 Dimensions Mammography, BK Flex Focus 400 In-office Breast Biopsy and Hologic Stereotactic Biopsy focuses on two specific areas of breast care, the detection of abnormalities at microscopic levels and less invasive biopsies. “The growing

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