Cancer Treatment

The Rockwood Cancer Treatment Centers provide comprehensive and personalized cancer treatment. A team of specialists, advanced medical and surgical treatment options and coordinated access to appropriate clinical trials combine to provide a total patient care experience.  Many of our providers are also surgeons specializing in hematology, urology, breast, colon and lung diseases.

Examples of the services we offer include:

  • PET/CT for cancer diagnosis
  • Chemo therapy
  • Disease Specific Programs
  • Thyroid Cancer Clinic
  • LINAC radiation therapy
  • RapidArc®
  • In-office laser treatment for small bladder cancers
  • Green light laser procedures
  • da Vinci® robotic surgery for prostate cancer
  • Laparoscopic surgery for kidney cancer
  • Second opinion service
  • Multi-disciplinary tumor boards
  • Patient and family education classes
  • Financial counseling
  • Psychological and emotional support groups for families and individuals

This integrated, multidisciplinary approach for patients and their families provides a collective best course of treatment for each patient.

Rockwood Clinic now offers nurse navigation to facilitate the patient experience. A Nurse Navigator is a patient educator and advocate, care coordinator, system navigator, and community ambassador that works to serve as a gateway to the Rockwood Health System. The Nurse Navigators are also a support system for the patient and his/her family at the time of diagnosis, after and through treatment.

Breast Disease/Surgery

Renu Sinha, M.D., FACS
Heidi Richardson, M.D., FACS
K. Stephen Olson, M.D. FACS
Paul Myers, M.D., FACS
Andrew Bright, M.D., FACS
Mathew Rawlins, M.D. FACS
Andre LaSalle, M.D., FACS

Gynecologic Oncology

Joel Webb, M.D.


Kirk Lund, M.D.
Corliss Newman, M.D.
Jay Wittenkeller, M.D.
Marie Aberle, ARNP
Jeanne Robison, ARNP


Giju Nair, M.D.
Brad Nelson, M.D., Pharm.D.
J. Craig Whiting, M.D., CPE
Lou Koncz, P.A.-C




Cancer Treatment Center - Downtown

Deaconess Health and Education Center
910 West Fifth Avenue, Suite: 700
Spokane, WA  99204
TEL: (509) 755-5800
FAX: (509) 755-6580
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Cancer Treatment Center - Valley

12410 East Sinto Avenue, Suite: 101
Spokane Valley, WA  99216
TEL: (509) 755-5850
FAX: (509) 755-6580
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Featured Provider


Marie Brenden, ARNP

Marie Brenden, ARNP, oncology, joined the Rockwood Cancer Treatment Center in September 2010. She received her Bachelor of Nursing degree from Medcenter One College of Nursing in Bismarck, ND., and her Master’s degree from the University of Maryland Graduate School of Nursing in Baltimore, MD. Marie is board certified as an acute care nurse practitioner and an advanced oncology nurse. She is a member of the Oncology Nurse Society and several others. Marie was previously working as an acute care nurse practitioner for the Bone Marrow Transplant Service of the Methodist Hospital System in San Antonio, TX.
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