When you or someone you love is faced with a diagnosis of cancer, the Paul Siebenmorgen Cancer Center at Terre Haute Regional Hospital is here to meet your needs.
Our cancer program, approved by the American College of Surgeons, ensures the highest standard of quality. In our state-of-the-art facility, our oncology and hematology specialists treat many types of cancer including leukemia, skin cancer, breast cancer, pancreatic cancer, prostate cancer, lung cancer, ovarian cancer, stomach cancer and liver cancer.
We understand that undergoing cancer treatment can be a fearful and stressful time. We treat every patient like family by offering a caring, compassionate approach to your treatment. Whether it's a caring touch, a kind word or maybe just someone to listen, we never lose sight of your individual needs and well-being. We also realize that there's more to your cancer treatment than radiation and chemotherapy.
The Cancer Center offers a multi-disciplinary approach to your care with resources to help with nutritional guidance, financial and emotional concerns, support groups and educational programs. Our facility offers easy accessibility and flexible scheduling that lets you make appointments that fit into your routine. We are also pleased to offer navigation services for our patients throughout their cancer journey.
Highly Trained Cancer Specialists
Thomas Schmitz, M.D. is a Board Certified Radiation Oncologist with more than 18 years of experience. Dr. Schmitz graduated Magna Cum Laude from Creighton University School of Medicine and completed his Internal Medicine Residency and Radiation Oncology Fellowship at the Mayo Clinic. Dr. Schmitz utilizes the same treatment regimen used by leading research institutes such as the Mayo Clinic.
Shailja Shah, M.D. is board certified in Medical Oncology and Hematology. She completed her fellowship and post graduate training in Oncology and Hematology at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center in Newark, New Jersey. Dr Shah joined Regional Health - Hope Center in August of 2017.
Ashis Chakrabarti, M.D. is board certified in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology and Hematology. He finished his fellowship in Hematology and Medical Oncology at State University of New York and postgraduate training in Pathology in the United Kingdom. He has been the Principal Investigator of Clinical Research at Hope Center for more than 10 years and has been practicing in this community since 2001.