Lung and Other Thoracic Cancers  

SuniEvery day in Missouri, more than three people are newly diagnosed with cancer hourly, according to state government health statistics. Lung and thoracic cancers are the second-leading type of invasive cancer here. That’s why the dedicated professionals at SSM Health Cancer Care fight this disease daily — we know we make a difference.  

If you are among the more than 220,000 people newly diagnosed each year with a thoracic cancer – such as lung, mesothelioma, thymoma or chest wall tumors   comfort and convenience are as much a consideration as experience and credentials; they are vital to your recovery. There is no need to travel long distances when you have the St. Louis region’s most innovative lung cancer detection and treatment technologies available to you at SSM Health Cancer Care.

Find an SSM Health Cancer Care location close to you.

The SSM Health Cancer Care difference: lung and thoracic cancer treatment designed for you

Coming to terms with the diagnosis of lung or thoracic cancer is difficult. At SSM Health Cancer Care, we believe in the power of the individual and the exceptional. Here, patients experience comprehensive, leading-edge care for  lung, mesothelioma, thymus and chest wall tumors. Board-certified doctors, lung-cancer nurse navigators and supportive care professionals ensure care tailored to your cancer and your overall health.

Call 1-844-SSM-1300 to talk to our Community Resource Nurse.
Or send your thoracic cancer questions today.

About your team of oncologists, surgeons and specialists

It’s peace of mind to know the SSM Health Cancer Care team is experienced in the diagnosis and treatment of thoracic cancers. We routinely treat lung and other thoracic cancer patients in the St. Louis and St. Charles regions. To help customize your treatment, our nurse navigators work one-on-one with you to make every step of your care plan as easy and understandable as possible.

Meet the lung and thoracic cancer team

Learn about Lung Cancer Risk Factors

Lung Cancer Treatments

Learn more about lung cancer, mesothelioma, thymoma and chest wall tumors.

Learn more about thoracic cancer diagnostics & treatment.