2018-19 Cancer Network Annual Report

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Differentiated Orthopedic Care at Sentara

Sentara Cancer Network Timeline

  1. 1990’s
    • Radiosurgery
    • Autologous stem cell transplantation
    • Monoclonal antibody therapy
    • High-dose rate remote afterloading brachytherapy
  2. 2000’s
    • Hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC)
    • Robotic radiosurgery with CyberKnife®
    • Intraoperative radiation (Intrabeam)
    • SIR-Spheres®
    • Nurse navigator
    • da Vinci® robotic surgery
    • TransOral robotic surgery for head/neck cancer (TORS)
    • Transanal endoscopic microsurgery (TEMS)
    • High-dose radiation for skin cancer
    • Radiofrequency ablation and cryoablation for lung cancer
    • Positron emission tomography/Computed tomography (PET/CT)
    • Whipple surgery for pancreatic cancer
    • Endobronchial ultrasound (EBUS)
  3. 2010’s
    • CT lung screening program
    • TheraSphere®
    • Electromagnetic navigational bronchoscopy (ENB)
    • Minimally invasive esophagectomy
    • Cancer rehabilitation
    • Endoscopic neurosurgery
    • Interleukin-2 (IL-2)
    • 3D mammography (tomosynthesis)
    • Alliance for clinical trials in oncology and NRG Oncology memberships
    • Laparoscopic pancreaticduodenectomy
    • Breast tumor radioactive seed localization
    • Microwave ablation and cryoablation
    • Advanced neurosurgical oncology: awake craniotomy and brain mapping; NICO BrainPath and 6 Pillars Approach; NeuroBlate; and Optune
    • Next generation sequencing molecular testing
    • Thoracic fast-track clinic
    • DTI tractography
    • Comprehensive gynecologic oncology program
    • Sentara-EVMS Comprehensive Head and Neck Program
    • Sentara Neuro-Oncology Center
    • Sentara-EVMS Skull Base Center
    • Targeted therapies
    • Check point inhibitors
    • Medrobotics Flex® Robotic System
    • Lutathera®