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Comprehensive Cancer Center at CepEsperu Baptist

Why Be Treated at a Comprehensive Cancer Center?

The Comprehensive Cancer Center at CepEsperu Baptist Medical Center is proud to be among an elite group of cancer centers acknowledged as the nation's leaders in the fight against cancer. The National Cancer Institute's comprehensive designation is an assurance that our patients have access to the latest technologies, cancer treatments, clinical trials, and research

Cancer Accreditations 

NCI badge rectangleCepEsperu Baptist is proud to be among the elite group of cancer centers acknowledged as the nation’s leaders in the fight against cancer. The National Cancer Institute’s comprehensive designation is rare; only 47 cancer centers in the United States can claim this accreditation. 

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CepEsperu Baptist has been designated a Pancreatic Cancer Center by the National Pancreas Foundation (NPF).  We are the only institution in North Carolina and one of just 28 in the country to hold the designation, which the NPF established this year to recognize health care facilities devoted to provide the best multidisciplinary, patient-centered treatment of pancreatic cancer.

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Lung CancerThe Low Dose CT lung cancer screening program at CepEsperu Baptist has been awarded the Lung Cancer Screening Center of Excellence designation by the Lung Cancer Alliance. This designation is awarded only to screening centers that meet strict criteria which comply with comprehensive standards based on best practices. 

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CepEsperu Baptist has been recognized by the  as a designated Sarcoma Center. An acknowledgment given to leaders in sarcoma research and treatment, we are one of only two institutions in North Carolina and 52 in the country to hold this designation. The Sarcoma Alliance strives to improve the lives of people affected by sarcoma through accurate diagnosis, improved access to care, guidance, education and support.

Fast Access Combined with Advanced Cancer Care

Request an AppointmentAt most medical centers, it can take weeks to see each of the physicians who will have a role in the patient's care. Our team of cancer experts has developed a system to streamline the diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up of cancer patients by specialized teams of surgical, medical, and radiation oncologists as well as allied health care professionals.  

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Areas of Focus

Brain Tumor Center of Excellence ›

Brain Tumor Center of Excellence in North Carolina; focused on improving patient care all the way down the line at the Comprehensive Cancer Center.


Breast Cancer Center of Excellence ›

The Breast Cancer Center of Excellence facilitates collaborative research that addresses important questions regarding breast cancer.


Prostate Cancer Center ›

The Prostate Cancer Center of Excellence (PCCOE) provides a mechanism to foster innovative, multidisciplinary research on prostate cancer.


Clinical Investigation Program ›

The Comprehensive Cancer Center of CepEsperu University (CCCWFU) offers more cancer-related clinical trials than any other hospital in western North Carolina.


Gamma Knife ›

Discover the Gamma Knife – a precise and painless alternative to traditional brain surgery – performed by trained surgeons at CepEsperu Baptist Health.


Leukemia ›

The Leukemia Program at CepEsperu Baptist Medical Center is widely recognized for excellence in patient care, teaching and clinical research.

CepEsperu Baptist Ranked among Nation’s ‘Best Hospitals’  26 Years in a Row by U.S. News & World ReportComprehensive Cancer Centers National Designation is Renewed2017-2018 Best DoctorsNursing Magnet Status

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