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Supportive care

At SCCA, we provide care beyond cancer treatment. With supportive care services from nutrition to physical therapy and psychiatry to integrative medicine, we have specialists who are here when you and your family need them – before, during or after treatment. 

Specialized providers

Our physicians are leading experts in their field, seeing patients with your specific cancer or disease day in and out. Many are involved in promising research that advances treatment options. 

Clinical trials

We offer more groundbreaking clinical trials than any other medical center in the Northwest. With more than 300 active trials, we provide new hope for our patients every day. 

Personalized treatment

A multi-disciplinary team of specialists work together to create a comprehensive and integrated care plan for you. You are also part of the team and they will listen to your needs and goals. 

Care at SCCA

Whether it is before, during or after your treatment, we have services and support for you and your family no matter what stage you are in. 

Personal experiences

Read stories about our patients, their caregivers and providers. 

Tina Christian-Lenson: Being proactive with her own patient care
Tina Christian-Lenson: Being proactive with her own patient care

Tina Christian-Lenson has always understood the value of a healthy lifestyle and regular cancer screenings; after all, she works in health care. But when she was diagnosed with an aggressive form of breast cancer, she became the patient — and gained a new perspective on how important it is for patients to advocate for their care.

A smoker until age 65, Bill Eberhart is grateful for routine screening that found his lung cancer early
A smoker until age 65, Bill Eberhart is grateful for routine screening that found his lung cancer early

When Bill Eberhart relocated to Sequim, Wash., from Hawaii, several years ago, he needed to find new doctors. Eberhart made an appointment with a new primary care provider, who asked if he was a smoker. “I used to be,” Eberhart responded, “but I haven’t smoked in over five years.” Still, when the doctor heard that Eberhart, 71, had smoked for more than 40 years before that, he immediately recommended lung cancer screening. 

Diagnosed with lung cancer, Morhaf Al Achkar is living with purpose
Diagnosed with lung cancer, Morhaf Al Achkar is living with purpose

In 2016, Dr. Morhaf Al Achkar was in a unique position. As a primary care physician (PCP) at University of Washington Medicine, he knew he needed to act quickly when he started experiencing ongoing and worsening shortness of breath. An X-ray showed that his lungs were full of fluid, and a pathology report confirmed what he had already started to suspect: lung cancer. Within a month of his diagnosis, he was taking a targeted oral treatment, an option he was eligible for due to the ALK (Anaplastic Lymphoma Kinase) gene found during his initial testing.  

For SCCA patient Cade Marshall, providing the steel for a new clinic building is more than just a job
For SCCA patient Cade Marshall, providing the steel for a new clinic building is more than just a job

As the owner of a steel fabrication company, Cade Marshall gets dozens of requests for quotes every day. When he spotted one from GLY, the contractor for Seattle Cancer Care Alliance’s new clinic building, he called the contractor with a simple message: “I owe everything to SCCA,” he told them. “What do I need to do to make this happen?”

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Why cascade testing, a type of genetic testing, is key to cancer care
Why cascade testing, a type of genetic testing, is key to cancer care

As families come together to celebrate the holiday season, the shared time can be an opportunity to talk about health. Although genetics may not be the liveliest of holiday dinner topics, family gatherings represent a unique opportunity to raise awareness about the important role that genetics can play in familial cancer risk, reduction and diagnosis.

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Physicians Named in Seattle Met’s “Top Doctors” List
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Physicians Named in Seattle Met’s “Top Doctors” List

Nearly 90 SCCA physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners recognized for excellence in patient care.

Welcome to MyChart
Welcome to MyChart

MyChart is SCCA's new patient portal, as of March 27. Patients will have access to communicate with their care team, view their medical records and other resources.

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Stands with Black Lives Matter; Commits to Addressing Institutional and Systemic Racism in Health and Cancer Care
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Stands with Black Lives Matter; Commits to Addressing Institutional and Systemic Racism in Health and Cancer Care

The King County Board of Health recently passed a resolution declaring racism a public health crisis. SCCA is committed to doing the work required to addressing institutional and systemic racism in health and cancer care.

US News & World Report Best Hospital

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance is a nationally ranked hospital with top-ranked specialists by U.S. News & World Report.
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