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: The Sisterhood.

The Sisterhood is uniting what Woman’s Hospital and Mary Bird Perkins-Our Lady of the Lake Cancer Center know best – women and cancer – to provide the most advanced breast and gynecologic cancer care in the region. Together, we are devoted to our community, connected by our missions, and united in the fight against cancers that affect women.

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

BREAST CANCER CARE GYN CANCER CARE

"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 Screenings

Early detection saves lives.

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Cancer Nutrition

Join a registered dietitian for a series of free monthly classes.

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Learning to Thrive Classes

Helping you live a full and meaningful life during and after treatment.

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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.

JOIN THE SISTERHOOD