Doylestown Hospital
595 West State Street, Doylestown, PA 18901 (215) 345-2200
V.I.A. Health System
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About Our Prostate Cancer Team
Risk Factors for Prostate Cancer
Symptoms of Prostate Cancer
Screening & Diagnosis of Prostate Cancer
Treatment Options for Prostate Cancer
Prostate Cancer Support & Survivorship

About Our Prostate Cancer Team

The Cancer Institute of Doylestown Hospital provides the most advanced care for prostate cancer – close to home. Our board-certified urologists and cancer specialists have a depth depth of experience in diagnosing and treating prostate cancer, and have specific expertise in complex surgical procedures such as robotic-assisted laparoscopic surgery.

Our multidisciplinary team includes:

  • Urologists
  • Radiation oncologists
  • Medical oncologists
  • Pathologists
  • Urologic cancer patient navigator
  • Oncology social worker
  • Nutritionist

Urologic Cancer Patient Navigator Provides Extra Support and Care

At the Cancer Institute, an integral member of our team is our dedicated Urologic Cancer Patient Navigator, a certified professional who has specialized training and is committed to supporting you and your family from diagnosis through survivorship. The patient navigator is available to:

  • Assist with scheduling appointments
  • Coordinate treatment and follow-up care
  • Answer questions and listen to concerns
  • Clarify unfamiliar issues
  • Provide reliable and accurate information
  • Locate financial resources
  • Facilitate access to clinical trials
  • Connect you with support groups and other resources

Meet Our Prostate Cancer Team

The entire prostate cancer team collaborates and shares input on how to best manage each patient. Most cancer treatments are provided effectively and appropriately at Doylestown Hospital. In addition, through our membership in the Penn Cancer Network and as a Penn Radiation Oncology satellite location, our patients have direct access to cutting-edge treatment options and innovative clinical trials available nowhere else in the region.

Urologic Cancer Patient Navigator

Rachel Saks, MSS, LSW, OSW-C


Medical Oncology



Central Bucks Urology


Urology Health Specialists-Doylestown


Radiation Oncology


Clinical Trials Research Nurse

Laura Heacock, RN, BSN, OCN


Nutrition Therapy

Audrey Fleck, RD, LDN


Oncology Social Worker

Rachel Saks, MSS, LSW, OSW-C


Outpatient Infusion Unit


Director of Cancer Services


Betsy Alexander, RN, BSN, MS, OCN, CHPN

Senior Administrative Assistant

Lisa Strouse