A cancer diagnosis launches you on a journey that most people would rather never undertake.
At Scully-Welsh Cancer Center we are here to support you as a whole person through the challenges of treatment and into survivorship. Our goal is to walk with you through this journey — to provide the highest quality of care for you and your family with utmost compassion. In one place, you will have access to cancer-related treatments, care, and services you may need, as well as our team of multidisciplinary experts. We try to ensure that, from your very first visit to Scully-Welsh Cancer Center, you will never feel alone.
The Scully-Welsh Cancer Center, an affiliate of Duke Health, brings world-class cancer care to the Treasure Coast. Located on the campus of Indian River Medical Center in Vero Beach, the comprehensive program encompasses outpatient, inpatient, and surgical care. The outpatient facility offers a full range of medical oncology, radiation oncology treatment, resources for cancer patients and their families, and physician offices, all in one convenient location. To ensure you receive care as quickly as possible, we often provide same-day or next-day appointments with our physicians as well as rapid follow-up with diagnostic results so information is available to help guide treatment plans. Early diagnosis provides better outcomes for our patients and we are here to ensure you receive the very best care without having to travel or wait for appointments.
The 14-bed Scully-Welsh Cancer Center inpatient oncology unit at Indian River Medical Center provides a soothing setting with large rooms and specialty-trained chemotherapy and biotherapy nurses who cater to the unique needs of cancer patients whose treatment requires an overnight stay. The inpatient unit mirrors the look and feel of the Scully-Welsh Cancer Center providing seamless care with the highest level of comfort possible for patients and their loved ones. The inpatient wing also includes updated nurses’ stations, consultation rooms and quiet areas for families and caregivers.
Dedicated oncology operating suites within the main hospital allow surgeons to perform the most intricate procedures in a setting designed specifically for the surgical treatment of cancer.