Cancer Center

Hailed as the “Home for Hope,” the Lewis Hall Singletary Oncology Center houses technology and amenities virtually nonexistent in the region, and exceptionally rare in any community, let alone Thomasville.

World-class physicians, state-of-the-art treatment technology and programs for research and patient support allow the Center to bring cancer patients the most promising approaches to cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment.

The Gamma Knife Center at Archbold remains the only one of its kind south of Atlanta, and in Florida’s Big Bend region with Gamma Knife Perfexion Technology. The impact of the Center and its non-invasive precision radiosurgery are starkly evident, having treated over 900 patients—from 45 different counties in Georgia, Florida and Alabama. In addition, Archbold physicians were recognized as the first in the state and second worldwide to revolutionize surgical treatment for lung cancer using mesh brachytherapy and the daVinci Robot. 

But what makes the Center special isn’t limited to new technology. Upon entering, one aspect is very clear—the comfort and well-being of patients and caregivers were clearly in mind during the strategic planning and construction of the building.

Hear why radiation oncologist Steven Johnson, MD, chose to work at Archbold.

Hear Janet Collins, RN, and her feelings about working at the Singletary Oncology Center and with Gamma Knife.

Hear Singletary Oncology Center director of nursing Dawn Bishop, RN, share about the quality of our organizations, staff and oncology nurses.

Hear radiation oncologist David Saunders, MD, comment on the quality of the Singletary Oncology Center staff and importance of tumor board.

Hear Ken Brooker, Vice President of Clinical Services and oncology program administrator, talk about the unique services and strengths of the Singletary Oncology Center.

Hear Debbie Beeson, Breast Cancer Patient Navigator, talk about her navigator program.

Photo Tour of the Singletary Oncology Center

Archbold Memorial Hospital | (229) 228-2000
915 Gordon Ave, Thomasville, GA 31792

Brooks County Hospital | (229) 263-4171
903 North Court Street, Quitman, GA 31643
Grady General Hospital | (229) 377-1150
1155 5th St., Cairo, GA 39828

Mitchell County Hospital | (229) 336-5284
90 East Stephens St., Camilla, GA 31730

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