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South Georgia’s Only Breast Cancer Nurse Navigator

For women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer, our skilled nurse-educator provides support and exercise programs tailored to individual patient needs.

Our goals are to:

  • Monitor ongoing needs of the patient to ensure efficient and effective access to services
  • Provide coordination of care between primary care physician and all health care providers
  • Have a registered nurse dedicated to breast care provide direction and assistance to the patient and their family

Services we provide, include:

  • Breast cancer basics information and literature
  • Chemotherapy / Radiation education materials/Clinical trials information
  • Mastectomy / Lumpectomy education materials
  • Pre and post op education
  • Information if the patient is considering reconstruction
  • Social worker contacts
  • Breast cancer support groups
  • Lymphedema education
  • Nutrition and lifestyle guidance
  • American Cancer Society Reach to Recovery breast cancer survivor contact information
  • American Cancer Society Look Good…Feel Better Program contact information.
  • Emotional and spiritual support throughout treatment and recovery.
  • Certified fitter for breast prosthesis and mastectomy bras.

For more information about cancer treatment options or to schedule an appointment, please call the Phoebe Cancer Center at 1-800-490-0684.