Treatments

The expert team at Mount Sinai Doctors-Staten Island, Cancer, is skilled in providing the best available treatments, including chemotherapy infusion, immunotherapy, targeted therapy, and benign-hematology services such as immunoglobulin and iron infusion.

Hematology Services

Our physicians draw on the best available therapies to treat patients with various hematologic diagnoses, including anemia, immune thrombocytopenic purpura, lymphoma, leukemia, and other blood disorders.

We offer a number of hematology services, such as:

  • Bone marrow biopsies and aspirates
  • Common lab tests
  • Intravenous infusions of iron for patients with iron deficiency anemia
  • The monitoring of blood clotting for patients on anticoagulants

Infusion Center

Our New Jersey location provides a state-of-the-art infusion center, equipped with a GEMFREE flow hood and LYNX Mobile® chemotherapy inventory management system. Our most advanced treatment suite offers a separate media room, where loved ones can pass the time in comfort.

We provide several types of injections, including:

  • B12 Injections (cyanocobalamin)
  • Procrit® injections
  • Neupogen® injections
  • Iron infusion (Venofer®)
  • Solu-Medrol® infusion
  • Zomera® infusion
  • Reclast® infusion
  • Prolia® injections
  • XGEVA® injections
  • Lupron® injections
  • Boniva® injections
  • Testosterone injections
  • Sandostatin injections

The chemotherapy regimens for different types of neoplasm are mixed and administered onsite as needed.

In advance of your appointment for these infusion medications, we will verify your insurance benefits and determine if prior authorization, precertification, and/or co-payment are required. As a courtesy, we will enroll you in any co-pay assistance programs that may be available.

Understanding the importance of treating the whole patient, our team combines these therapies with psychosocial support, nutritional counseling, prompt management of side effects, and other services.