Swedish Cancer Team

The Swedish Cancer Team is committed to bringing you the most up-to-date insights about treatments, prevention, care and support available. We know cancer diagnoses strain you both mentally and physically, and we hope to provide a small piece of hope to you or your loved ones who are fighting the cancer battle with useful and clinically-backed advice.

  • Full speed ahead for prostate cancer detection and treatment

    Full speed ahead for prostate cancer detection and treatment

    Major advances include more tailored, targeted therapies and a significantly improved experience for patients.

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  • Prevención del cáncer del cuello uterino

    Prevención del cáncer del cuello uterino

    Un oncólogo ginecológico de Swedish describe los beneficios de la vacunación temprana y los exámenes de detección periódicos para prevenir el cáncer del cuello uterino.

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  • Mastectomy surgeries offer patients single-procedure reconstruction and reduced loss of sensation

    Mastectomy surgeries offer patients single-procedure reconstruction and reduced loss of sensation

    A Swedish oncological surgeon discusses the operations and their benefits to patients

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  • Desvelando los misterios del cáncer

    Desvelando los misterios del cáncer

    Conozca cómo los expertos de Swedish aprovechan el poder de la tecnología y están al frente de las innovaciones en materia de tratamientos.

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  • Anyone with a cervix can get cervical cancer

    Anyone with a cervix can get cervical cancer

    Screenings are essential for early detection. Make them part of your regular health-care routine.

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  • Unlocking the mysteries of cancer

    Unlocking the mysteries of cancer

    Learn how Swedish cancer experts are harnessing the power of technology and leading innovations in treatment.

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  • After mastectomy, patients find a healing, helping hand at Swedish Plastics and Aesthetics

    After mastectomy, patients find a healing, helping hand at Swedish Plastics and Aesthetics

    The practice is committed to helping every patient live comfortably in their own skin.

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  • New study: Lung cancer rates rising faster in younger women. What should you know?

    New study: Lung cancer rates rising faster in younger women. What should you know?

    Swedish cancer experts weigh in and stress that quitting smoking remains the best way to reduce lung cancer risk.

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  • Today is the Great American Smokeout. It's a good day to be a quitter.

    Today is the Great American Smokeout. It's a good day to be a quitter.

    The annual event challenges smokers to quit for the day and take the first step toward a tobacco-free life.

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  • Upcoming studies give hope to people with lupus and MS

    Upcoming studies give hope to people with lupus and MS

    Groundbreaking research designed to assess the effectiveness of CAR-T cell therapy on lupus and multiple sclerosis is in the early stages at Swedish.

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  • Lung Cancer: Early detection is critical to successful treatment

    Lung Cancer: Early detection is critical to successful treatment

    Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in the United States; early detection and treatment can greatly increase survival.

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  • When should you get your first mammogram?

    When should you get your first mammogram?

    With rates of breast cancer increasing in younger women, screening guidelines are changing. Learn when you should receive your first mammogram.

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  • How to prevent and detect gynecological cancers early

    How to prevent and detect gynecological cancers early

    Get the latest information about gynecological cancer prevention, detection and treatment from a leading expert at Swedish.

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  • A recent study found rising cancer rates among younger adults. What to know.

    A recent study found rising cancer rates among younger adults. What to know.

    Swedish experts provide perspective on the research and share advice for staying healthy and preventing cancer.

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  • Lung cancer: control the risks you can, monitor those you can't

    Lung cancer: control the risks you can, monitor those you can't

    August 1 marks World Lung Cancer Day. A Swedish expert discusses prevention, risk factors and the importance of early detection.

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  • Fun in the sun? Remember to protect your skin!

    Fun in the sun? Remember to protect your skin!

    Advice from Swedish experts for protecting your skin and lowering your risk of sun damage and skin cancer.

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  • Cierra Sisters: Breaking the cycle of breast cancer health disparities

    Cierra Sisters: Breaking the cycle of breast cancer health disparities

    For three decades, Swedish has partnered with the Puget Sound-based organization dedicated to empowering and educating Black women who have breast cancer.

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  • Understanding oral, head and neck cancers

    Understanding oral, head and neck cancers

    A head and neck specialist at Swedish discusses oral, head and neck cancers, warning signs and ways to lower your risk.

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  • Swedish Cancer Institute Issaquah expands to meet growing cancer care need

    Swedish Cancer Institute Issaquah expands to meet growing cancer care need

    The newly renovated space at SCI expands capacity and focuses on patient comfort and convenience.

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  • AACR Project GENIE: Making a worldwide impact in cancer research and precision medicine

    AACR Project GENIE: Making a worldwide impact in cancer research and precision medicine

    As part of an international data-sharing consortium of leading cancer centers, Swedish Cancer Institute and Providence Cancer Institute work together to provide genomic data to Project GENIE.

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