Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute, LLC held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on August 18, 2022 to celebrate the opening of its newest clinical site in Pasco County.
Fort Myers, Fla., August 18, 2022 – Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute, LLC (FCS) held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on August 18, 2022 to celebrate the opening of its newest clinical site in Pasco County. The FCS Zephyrhills Green Slope clinic, located at 7315 Green Slope Drive, Zephyrhills, FL 33541, offers a range of treatments and services for patients with cancer and blood disorders, including medical oncology/hematology, infusions, an in-house laboratory and oral oncolytic specialty pharmacy, care management and access to clinical trials.
FCS Board-certified medical oncologist Richard McDonough, MD provides care to patients at the new FCS Zephyrhills Green Slope location. Dr. McDonough has been a pillar in the Zephyrhills community, and is well-known for delivering high-quality, compassionate oncology care.
FCS Chief Executive Officer Nathan H. Walcker said, “This new location is a testament to FCS’ commitment to patients in the Zephyrhills community and throughout Pasco County. Our practice will now provide world-class cancer care to even more local residents in a truly impressive, patient centric environment.”
“Our dedicated cancer experts share a passion and dedication to providing patients with the most advanced treatments personalized for their unique needs,” said Michael Diaz, MD, FCS President & Managing Physician. “Our new clinic location provides a warm and welcoming environment. Every detail is focused on the patient’s experience so that each can achieve the very best outcome.”
Dr. Diaz adds, “Patients in this area are incredibly fortunate to have Dr. McDonough and his team overseeing their care. He is highly respected in the oncology community as an outstanding oncologist and advocate for both patients and providers.“
FCS cares for all forms of cancer and blood disorders at nearly 100 locations throughout Florida. The comprehensive team of more than 250 physicians, 220 advanced practice providers and nearly 4,000 team members share a commitment to providing patients and their families with the care and support they need at every step of their cancer journey.
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Recognized by the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) with a national Clinical Trials Participation Award, Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute (FCS) offers patients access to more clinical trials than any private oncology practice in Florida. The majority of new cancer drugs recently approved for use in the U.S. were studied in clinical trials with Florida Cancer Specialists participation.* Trained in prestigious medical schools and research institutes, our physicians are consistently ranked nationally as Top Doctors by U.S. News & World Report.
Founded in 1984, Florida Cancer Specialists has built a national reputation for excellence that is reflected in exceptional and compassionate patient care, driven by innovative clinical research, cutting-edge technologies and advanced treatments, including targeted therapies, genomic-based treatment, and immunotherapy. Our highest values are embodied by our outstanding team of highly trained and dedicated physicians, clinicians and staff.
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