Our Approach

Ask your primary care physician for a referral to the Tri-Cities Cancer Center’s GU Center of Excellence.

GU (Genitourinary) Center of Excellence – providing the best approach to prostate, bladder, kidney and male reproductive cancer treatments. Physicians specializing in the treatment of GU cancers have joined the Tri-Cities Cancer Center Medical Team to create a GU Center of Excellence.

This program provides world-class care right here in our community. Patients who are referred to a provider within our GU Center of Excellence will be provided with comprehensive care including:

  • A multidisciplinary approach to care
  • Nurse Navigation
  • Access to clinical trials
  • Adherence to national guidelines of care
  • Timely treatment and improved outcomes
  • Prevention, early detection and education
  • The standards required by this program ensure patients are receiving the
    highest level of cancer treatment available anywhere.

Patients enrolled in this program will have their case reviewed in a group setting by the following board-certified providers with a special interest in genitourinary oncology, before treatment begins: Urologist(s), Radiation Oncologist(s), Medical Oncologist(s), Radiologist(s), Pathologist(s), Nurse Navigator(s), Genetic Counselor(s), Clinical Research Coordinator(s) & Psychosocial Support Professional(s).

For more information, please call our Nurse Navigator at (509) 737-3405.

To help track the state of your prostate, please click on this link.