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Helping You Navigate Lung Cancer Care

As you navigate a lung cancer diagnosis, know you’re in good hands here. Our team of experts considers your whole-person health at every step of your journey. Call our nurse navigators at 800-746-0549.

Overcoming lung cancer takes courage, proven treatment and a team of experienced, compassionate people at your side. That’s what you’ll find here, and much more. The Thoracic Cancer Program at AdventHealth is dedicated to preventing, diagnosing and treating lung cancer in our communities.

Lung nodules are common and typically benign (not cancerous). But if you have other abnormal lung symptoms or received a cancer diagnosis, find hope here.

Our team of renowned oncology doctors is here to deliver some of the most advanced therapies available, including minimally invasive surgeries, advanced radiation therapy and innovative clinical trials. After treatment, our team still has your back, providing the counseling, nutritional guidance, mentoring and support you can count on to live life to its fullest.

Delivering the Lung Care You Deserve

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Our oncology nurse navigators are here for you at every step of your journey. They are advocates for your care, working as your points of contact for diagnosis, support, rapid scheduling, second opinions, symptom management and your ongoing education. Speak with a nurse navigator at 800-746-0549.

One-on-One Support for Your Journey

Be Informed, Feel Empowered

Our team is committed to helping you understand your diagnosis and treatment options. This guide can help answer common questions about lung cancer, including:

  • What is lung cancer? 
  • What are the causes and risk factors of lung cancer?
  • How is lung cancer diagnosed? 
  • What are the latest and most advanced cancer treatments? 
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Your lung health is our priority. Reach out to us today to get started with the care you deserve.

Feel Informed, 
Find Hope

We’ve been nationally recognized for our leadership in advanced cancer treatment, research and quality of care.

We’re on a Mission to Advance Cancer Care

Nationally Recognized For Hip Replacement

Florida Hospital is recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of America's best hospitals for Hip Replacement.

One of America’s Best Hospitals 

AdventHealth Orlando is recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of America’s best hospitals for lung cancer surgery.

Commission on Cancer Accreditation

We’ve been accredited by the Commission on Cancer (CoC) through the American College of Surgeons (ACoS). This accreditation was obtained through an extensive evaluation and ensures a commitment to quality care, the use of proper infrastructure and improved patient outcomes.

Our Lung Cancer Screening Program is designed to catch cancer in its earliest stages for your best chance at a full recovery. Request a screening to receive a low-dose computed tomography (CT) chest scan to look for lung cancer signs and nodules, a consultation with a nurse practitioner and a comprehensive lung health plan. 

Preventive lung cancer screenings are especially important if you are at high risk for lung cancer, meaning you:

  • Are between the ages of 50 and 77
  • Currently smoke or quit smoking within the last 15 years
  • Have a 20-pack-year smoking history (one pack per day for 20 years or two packs per day for 10 years) 

Low-dose CT lung cancer screenings are typically covered by insurance if you meet specific criteria, but this may differ by insurance provider. If you meet the screening criteria but are not covered by insurance, you may be eligible for a special self-pay rate of $150. Our nurse navigators can help determine what's right for you.

Peace of Mind Starts With Smart Prevention

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Advanced Treatment Options for You

Our doctors and specialists develop treatment plans that consider your diagnosis, medical history, current health and the available therapies. From traditional treatments like surgery, chemotherapy and radiation therapy to alternative therapies and clinical trials, your team will build a plan that incorporates some of the most advanced research and procedures.

Using sophisticated radiation technology, we can target tumors with amazing precision, reducing pain and leaving healthy tissue untouched. Radiation therapy targets specific areas of the body, shrinking tumors and killing cancer cells by damaging their DNA.

Our team of doctors works closely with leading researchers to develop new therapies and personalized treatments. We provide several types of targeted therapies that precisely identify and eliminate cancer cells, like hormone therapy and immunotherapy.

Molecular tumor testing is key to understanding the changes in your lung tumor, which can help your cancer care team decide which treatments will be most effective for you.

Targeted Therapy

Radiation Therapy

Molecular Testing

An uncommon but aggressive type of cancer, mesothelioma requires a team of experts who specialize in treating the disease. Using the latest leading-edge care to fight mesothelioma, our dedicated doctors and specialists use a multidisciplinary approach to evaluate each case and create personalized treatments.

Mesothelioma Expertise

Our fellowship-trained surgeons place a strong emphasis on treating tumors with techniques that optimize each patient's recovery. The type of lung cancer surgery is determined after a thorough review of the patient's medical history and test results.


American College of Radiology Accreditation for Radiation Oncology 

We’ve been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in radiation oncology as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology (ACR). Radiation oncology is the careful use of high-energy radiation to treat cancer. The ACR seal of accreditation represents the highest level of quality and patient safety. 

Nationally Recognized for Patient Safety, Quality and Transparency 

The Leapfrog Group has exclusively recognized AdventHealth with the Emerald Award for remarkable achievements and leadership in patient safety, quality and transparency by a health care system, including maintaining a culture of excellence throughout all levels of the organization. Delivering consistent, high-quality, whole-person care is our priority, and we’re honored to be the first health care system to earn this award. 

#1 Hospital in Greater Orlando

AdventHealth Orlando is recognized as the #1 hospital in Greater Orlando by U.S. News & World Report.

National Leader in Cancer Care

AdventHealth Orlando is ranked #41 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report for cancer care.