Cancer Care

McGlinn Cancer Institute

Discover McGlinn Cancer Institute

Learn more about McGlinn Cancer Institute and our distinctions, quality, research, and community education.

Before and after a cancer diagnosis, you benefit from timely care and friendly specialists at McGlinn Cancer Institute at Reading Hospital.

We’re accredited as a comprehensive community cancer program by the American College of Surgeons’ Commission on Cancer for providing complete, high-quality care throughout your journey.

A Quantum Leap in Cancer Treatment

Pennsylvania’s First MRI-Guided Radiation Therapy Is Here

McGlinn Cancer Institute at Reading Hospital now offers groundbreaking MRI-Guided Radiation Therapy. Unlike any other radiation technology, including proton therapy, this technology allows our physicians to see the tumor while treating it, sparing healthy organs and tissue.

Complete Cancer Treatment

Get access to almost any oncology treatment you need, including:

  • immunotherapy, a promising, quickly growing area of cancer care.
  • chemotherapy in a comfortable, private bay, as well as free cold cap therapy to reduce hair loss.
  • radiation therapy, including NEW breakthrough MRI-Guided radiation therapy, that speeds treatment and protects healthy tissue.
  • minimally invasive surgery that lets you recover faster.
  • clinical trials that test new therapies.

Prevention & Testing

Find a full range of tests, including screenings that can detect cancer before you notice symptoms.

Our sophisticated diagnostic tools show precisely your type and stage of cancer, so doctors can order just the right treatment.

If you have a family history of cancer, genetic counseling and testing can identify your risk and help your care team recommend a personalized prevention plan.

Team of Oncology Experts

Partner with our board-certified doctors and oncologists who trained at leading medical institutions and have served at the forefront of national cancer research.

They and many other types of cancer experts meet regularly, when necessary, to review your progress and plan next steps for your care. You can ask our doctors for a second opinion, too.

Support Services & Complementary Care

Achieve your best possible outcome with a variety of support services for your mind, body and spirit – from counseling and support groups to nutrition services and massage therapy.

Ask a nurse navigator to guide you through care, help you make appointments and direct you to family resources, including financial aid.

After finishing cancer treatment, get stronger and stay well with rehabilitation and a personalized survivorship plan.