Watauga Medical Center’s Seby B. Jones Regional Cancer Center, consisting of medical oncology and radiation oncology, opened in 1993 as a part of Watauga Medical Center. The Cancer Center offers a multidisciplinary approach to the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cancers. Through advanced technology and a highly trained staff, the Center offers exceptional diagnostic and treatment procedures that include radiation, chemotherapy, biotherapy, immunotherapy, prostate brachytherapy and hormonal treatments, including IMRT and IGRT. The Cancer Center also has an active focus on patient financial, clinical and psychosocial navigation by and expert clinical team.
The American College of Surgeons awarded the Commission on Cancer® Accreditation to the Seby B. Jones Regional Cancer Center. Designation status: Accredited Community Cancer Program. The Cancer Center has been accredited by the Commission of Cancer since 1997. It was reaccredited in 2019.
Watauga Medical Center, through the Seby B. Jones Regional Cancer Center, has formalized a partnership affiliation with UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill. The partnership will focus on sharing best practices to ensure patient access and timely care. Both entities share a commitment to providing patients with the highest quality specialized cancer care and will work collaboratively for the benefit of patients in the High Country.
Forms to complete before your appointment
Onsite Initial Evaluations
- Speech Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Cancer Navigation Program: RN, Financial, Social Resources, Breast
- Licensed Counseling
- Support Groups
- Medical Library
- Rehabilitation Services
- Cancer Conference/Tumor Board
- Nutrition Counseling
- Financial Navigation
- Nurse Navigation
- Social Work
According to the National Cancer Institute, a survivor is anyone living with a history of cancer – from the moment of diagnosis through the remainder of life. The number of cancer survivors in the United States has more than tripled to almost 15.5 million over the past 40 years thanks to advances in detection and treatment. Read More: Survivorship Program
Appalachian Regional Healthcare System is proud to announce the newest addition to Seby B. Jones Regional Cancer Center, the Paxman Scalp Cooling System. Available to patients receiving chemotherapy treatments for solid tumor cancer, our goal is to help our patients look and feel their best Read More: Scalp Cooling may help cancer patients keep their hair
No visible reminder of your surgery, cancer or risk of cancer If surgery is recommended to remove breast cancer, patients can take comfort in the fact that Watauga Medical Center is one of only a few hospitals in North Carolina to offer Hidden Scar® Breast Cancer Surgery. Both Dr. Anne-Corinne…read more
This is an #AWESOME facility. EVERYONE is #AWESOME! Even though I was being treated for cancer and didn’t always feel at my best, being around all the caring staff made it pleasant. We have moved from the area now but they are still eager to help me with finding another cancer center closer to us that will help me/us. I’m actually gonna miss everyone!
Wonderful facility. Staff was caring and excellent. Highly recommend.
All of staff there are so caring and helpful. I love this place and highly recommend this Cancer Facility.
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