Cancer care in Nashville, Tennessee
Receiving a cancer diagnosis can be a scary and overwhelming experience. At TriStar Southern Hills Medical Center, we will do our best to minimize that fear and stress, supporting you throughout the entire treatment process. We will also connect you with the latest innovations in cancer care as well as support groups, clinical trials and other resources throughout the Greater Nashville area. From cancer screenings, diagnosis, surgical treatments, chemotherapy and rehabilitation, many patients can receive all of their cancer care in one convenient location at TriStar Southern Hills.
Types of cancer we treat
The experienced oncologists at TriStar Southern Hills offer treatment for a wide range of cancers, creating an individualized plan of care based on your diagnosis and goals. Types of cancer we treat include:
- Bone cancer
- Brain cancer
- Breast cancer
- Colorectal (colon) cancer
- Gastrointestinal cancer
- Gynecologic cancer
- Liver cancer
- Lung cancer
- Prostate cancer
Cancer screening services
Our cancer care includes a variety of screening services to help patients find cancer earlier. This includes:
- 3D mammography through the Women’s Imaging Center at TriStar Southern Hills East
- Endoscopy and colonoscopy services to help find and prevent colon cancer
- Low dose CT lung cancer screenings.
- MRI and CT scans
After a cancer diagnosis, patients are connected to a navigator to help guide them through their treatment options and various appointments. Navigators can provide support and answer any questions you may have.
Our hospital is equipped to surgically treat many cancers with the latest in minimally invasive surgical techniques. We offer:
- Robotic colon resection
- Robotic thoracic tumor resection
- Brain tumor resection
- Breast surgery
- Prostate surgery
In addition, our oncologists and specially trained nurses can provide inpatient chemotherapy in a calming and supportive environment. Additional treatment options, including radiation oncology, clinical trials and blood marrow transplants are available through Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at TriStar Health.
TriStar Southern Hills offers inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services to help cancer patients recover and maintain independence. Our rehabilitation team is led by physical medicine physicians, in partnership with physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists and case managers. Our rehab team can help with the following:
- Breast Cancer Rehabilitation
- Complex Gastro-Intestinal Cancer Rehabilitation
- Head & Neck Cancer Rehabilitation
- Thoracic Cancer Rehabilitation
- Neuro-Oncology Rehabilitation
Additional oncology services we offer
Our support for cancer patients goes beyond diagnosis and treatment. Cancer care at our hospital also includes:
- Cancer programs tailored to your specific diagnosis
- Clinical trials available through the Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute and the wider TriStar Health family of hospitals
- Genetic testing to evaluate your risk of cancer and inform potential preventive health options
- One-on-one consultations with cancer care specialists
- Cancer support groups
Arriving for appointments at our hospital
We are located south of Nashville and northeast of Antioch, near the intersection of Highway 255 and Nolensville Pike. Our address is:
391 Wallace Road
Nashville, TN 37211
Turn into the hospital from Wallace Road, and follow signs directing you to our main entrance. After parking, proceed through the hospital's main entrance. Personnel at the information desk will help you check in for your appointment.
About Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute
As 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.
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 (615) 514-2401 or chat online at askSARAHnow.
Oncology at TriStar Health
Oncology refers to the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. Oncology treatments may include chemotherapy, radiation, medication or surgery. Oncologists can specialize in one of three fields of oncology: medical, radiation or surgery.Learn about Oncology