The American Cancer Society estimates nearly 1.5 million new cancer cases will be diagnosed this year. But with steady new advances in medicine, the odds of beating cancer are increasingly in our favor. At Salt Lake Regional Medical Center, we’re well equipped to take on cancer, should you ever need us. As part of our commitment, we continue to invest in some of the best and most innovative treatments for:
Breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cancer in women, affecting nearly 180,000 American women each year. Learn more about how breast cancer is detected and why early detection is the best defense against cancer.
Salt Lake Regional Medical Center is the first and only hospital in Utah to offer robot-assisted surgery with the da Vinci Surgical System for complex hysterectomies.
Prostate cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cancer in men, affecting more than 200,000 American men each year. Learn more about the tests and treatments available.
Da Vinci Prostatectomy
A robot-assisted, minimally invasive surgery that is quickly becoming the preferred treatment for removal of the prostate following early diagnosis of prostate cancer. In fact, studies suggest that da Vinci Prostatectomy may be the most effective, least invasive prostate surgery performed today. Learn more about the benefits of Da Vinci Prostatectomy.
The da Vinci System at Salt Lake Regional is the only center in Utah, and among a handful nationally who offer robotic thyroidectomy or parathyroidectomy.
Colorectal Cancer — Preventable, Treatable, Beatable
Dr. Peter Bossart discusses the importance of colorectal cancer screenings to help people stay well and saves lives. Read More >>