specialized cancer care for women

Hope, courage, strength – these words describe the support that you gain from family and friends when facing cancer. You now have another friend in your cancer journey, and it’s the only one of its kind in Louisiana and the nation – the Breast & GYN Cancer Pavilion. This new destination unites what Woman’s Hospital and Mary Bird Perkins – Our Lady of the Lake Cancer Center know best – women and cancer – in one location on the Woman’s campus.

The Pavilion brings together the most advanced breast and gynecologic cancer care – experts specializing in breast and gynecologic cancer, the latest technology and cutting edge cancer research. And we’ll help you stay physically and emotionally strong during and after your fight.

We are joining your circle of support to promise to be there for you during this challenging time and keep you strong.


"You never know how strong you are until being strong is the only choice you have."

- Cayla Mills, an author dedicated to helping cancer patients tell their stories, share their thoughts, feelings and inspiration through illness.

advanced treatment

Women can rely on the combined expertise of both Woman’s Hospital and Mary Bird Perkins – Our Lady of the Lake Cancer Center with additional treatment options, more access to physician specialists, the latest clinical trials, and a broader range of support and survivorship programs.

  • Medical Oncology
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Clinical Trials
  • Support Services
  • Survivorship Programs

stronger side-by-side:

For nearly 50 years, both organizations have cared for the community, fighting cancer, driving medical innovation, and improving the health of our mothers, daughters, sisters and friends.

stronger for you:

Your care team – doctors, nurses, social workers, and more – are more connected than ever before. The most advanced breast and gynecologic cancer care in the region is accessible at three locations: at Woman’s Hospital, Mary Bird Perkins – Our Lady of the Lake Cancer Center, or LSU Health Baton Rouge North Clinic.

Breast & GYN Cancer Pavilion

Now open!

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Survivorship & Support

We are united in supporting you & your family from diagnosis to survivorship.

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Breast Cancer Screenings

Early detection saves lives.

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your circle of care

We created the Sisterhood so you realize you are never alone in your fight. Nothing can stop the power of the Sisterhood! Follow Woman’s Hospital and Mary Bird Perkins – Our Lady of the Lake Cancer Center on social media and learn why the Sisterhood is important to anyone fighting cancer, their caregivers and friends.

CancerAnswers Online – Let’s Talk About Your Diagnosis

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