Lung cancer is by far the leading cause of cancer death among both men and women. About one out of every four cancer deaths are from lung cancer. As a state traditionally associated with tobacco, Kentucky consistently ranks as one of the highest in lung cancer deaths in the nation.
However, the good news for newly diagnosed lung cancer patients is that choosing treatment at the Multidisciplinary Lung Cancer Clinic at UofL Health - Brown Cancer Center is one of the easy choices. With the Monarch Platform for the most advanced diagnostic care even for the earliest stages of lung cancer, and with the latest clinical trials for therapeutic care, you can be assured you will be receiving the most advanced care for patients with cancers within the chest.
The mission of our team is that you have the very best options to beat your cancer. The survival rates for lung cancers at Brown Cancer Center are better than anywhere in the region due to the long experience of our lung cancer team. These highly skilled specialists can treat your cancer by combining all the most effective therapies and treatments available and using a team-focused, multidisciplinary approach.