Care for blood cancer in Richmond

At Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at Johnston-Willis Hospital, our dedicated cancer care team provides the best treatment to patients with blood cancers and disorders. Our multidisciplinary team of experts, which includes a physician specifically trained in blood diseases, provides a variety of services.

We offer an expanded laboratory, providing quicker results to help expedite next steps in your care plan, and comprehensive cancer support services.

If you would like more information about our blood cancer services, please call (804) 320-3627.

Signs of blood cancer

Many patients who are diagnosed with blood cancer may not have symptoms. If a patient does have symptoms, it might be easy to dismiss them as the cause of something minor. Be sure to speak with your doctor if you are experiencing:

  • Excessive coughing or chest pain
  • Persistent weakness and fatigue
  • Shortness of breath
  • Fever or chills
  • Frequent infections
  • Itchy skin or rash
  • Swollen ankles
  • Loss of appetite
  • Nausea/vomiting
  • Night sweats

Types of blood cancers and disorders we treat

We offer care for a wide range of blood cancers and disorders, such as:

  • Hodgkin lymphoma and non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL)
  • Leukemia, including chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) and chronic myeloid leukemia (CML)
  • Myeloma, including multiple myeloma
  • Aplastic anemia
  • Autoimmune diseases
  • Myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS)

Blood cancer treatment options

At Johnston-Willis, our team works together to develop customized treatment plans to meet your needs. Your care plan may include:

  • Infusion services
  • On-site radiation therapy services
  • Psychosocial oncology and distress assessment
  • Nutritional counseling

About Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute

Johnston-Willis Hospital is part of Sarah Cannon, the Cancer Institute of HCA Healthcare. Our family of hospitals provides comprehensive cancer services with convenient access to cutting-edge therapies for people facing cancer in our communities. From diagnosis, to treatment and survivorship care, our oncology expertise ensures you have access to locally-trusted care with the support of a globally-recognized network.

askSARAH helpline

Have cancer questions? We can help. askSARAH is a dedicated helpline for your cancer-related questions. Our specially-trained nurses are available 24/7 and all calls are confidential. Contact askSARAH at (804) 591-4152 or chat online at