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Our Facilities

The multidisciplinary Feist-Weiller Cancer Center treatment team is committed to bringing life-saving discoveries about cancer to all of Louisiana and beyond. Oncologists, hematologists, surgeons, radiologists, nurses, researchers, coordinators, educators, Residents, Fellows, pharmacists and computer technologists provide state-of-the-art cancer care through clinical and translational research, screening and early diagnosis programs, and education.

Inpatient units in the University Health are dedicated for general oncology, for Blood and Marrow Transplantation (BMT), and for the various surgical specialties that include Surgical Oncology, Head and Neck Cancer, and Gynecologic Cancer.

Approximately 40,000 outpatient visits occur monthly at Feist-Weiller Cancer Center, which occupies 60,000 square feet and provides nearly all services required for the care of cancer patients. Outpatient facilities include:

  • hematology clinic
  • oncology clinic and chemotherapy center
  • blood and marrow transplantation (BMT) clinic
  • ENT/Head and Neck Surgery clinic
  • surgical oncology clinic
  • oncology pharmacy that includes a research pharmacy
  • outpatient surgical and endoscopy suites
  • radiology, including breast imaging, computerized tomography (CT), and radiation therapy
  • National Cancer Institutedesignated Minority-Based Community Clinical Oncology Program (MB-CCOP) for clinical trials research
  • St. Jude Children’s Research HospitalDomestic Affiliate Program, a children’s cancer center situated in the outpatient cancer treatment center with a separate entrance, waiting area, and exam and treatment areas specifically designed for the comfort and care of children living with cancer and their families
  • Arts In Medicine program to treat the mind and spirit, while beautifying our Cancer Center with works of art created by our patients

Additional services available to cancer patients on the Louisiana Health Shreveport campus:

  • comprehensive diagnostic anatomic and molecular pathology, chemistry, microbiology, special hematology, and other laboratories that provide complete services for diagnosis and assessment
  • radiation therapy
  • blood banking
  • PET scans
  • gamma knife

Feist-Weiller Cancer Center sponsors the community Partners In Wellness health screening and education program through a clinic on the LSU Health Shreveport campus. Partners in Wellness is a free health screening program open to financially-qualified citizens who do not receive routine health screenings for cancer or cardiovascular diseases.

Feist-Weiller Cancer Center physicians provide cancer treatment services at DeSoto Regional Medical Center in Mansfield, La. 

The facilities and services available through Feist-Weiller Cancer Center provide both pediatric and adult patients with the most advanced technology for cancer research, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer.

1st floor
St.  Jude Affiliate Clinic for Pediatric Patients
CT
Feist-Weiller Cancer Center Community Library

2nd floor
Adult Medical Oncology and Hematology Treatment

3rd floor
Operating Rooms
Surgical Oncology
ENT Oncology
Mammography and Diagnostic Radiology
Endoscopy Suite
Sickle Cell Day Unit

4th floor
Administrative Offices
Clinical Research
Conference Room (Tiger Room)

Feist-Weiller Cancer Center • 1501 Kings Highway • Shreveport, LA 71103
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