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About Our Bladder Cancer Team

The Cancer Institute’s board-certified physicians and support team work collaboratively to create personalized treatment plans and provide the most advanced care available for every patient. Our physicians have a depth of experience in performing advanced surgical procedures typically not offered at community hospitals, such as radical cystectomy for muscle-invasive bladder cancer.

Our multidisciplinary team includes:

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 in urologic cancer care 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, including transportation arrangements
  • 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 Bladder Cancer Team

The entire bladder 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 Jefferson’s Sidney Kimmel 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 267-885-1580
Medical Oncology
Doylestown Health Urology
Urology Health Specialists-Doylestown
Radiation Oncology
William Rate, MD, PhD 267-880-2710
Clinical Trials Research Nurse
Jennifer Perri, RN, BSN, OCN 215-345-2378
Nutrition Therapy
Debbie Davis, RDN, LDN, MBA
Oncology Social Worker
Rachel Saks, MSS, LSW, OSW-C


Survivorship Care
Laura B. Heacock, MSN, CRNP


Outpatient Infusion Unit 215-345-2489
Director of Cancer Services
Cathy J. Benner, ACSW, LSW 215-345-2221
Senior Administrative Assistant
Lisa Strouse 215-345-2261

Learn more about the Cancer Institute’s Physicians and Teams

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