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The Elizabeth M. Pfriem SWIM Cancer Center at St. Vincent's Medical Center


The Elizabeth Pfriem SWIM Center for Cancer Care consolidates all of St. Vincent's outstanding cancer education, diagnosis and treatment programs, many of which are made possible by the SWIM Across the Sound, in a single location. The Center, with its own entrance, is housed in the new four-story, 125,000 square foot facility built through the implementation of St. Vincent's $150 million Master Facility Plan.

The Multidisciplinary SWIM Cancer Center  features:

  • Women's Imaging Center
  • Infusion Therapy Center
  • Integrative Oncology Center
  • Radiation Oncology Center
  • Novalis TX - Linear Accelerator - This extraordinary technology combines diagnostic imaging, digital fluoroscopy, digital radiography, and radiosurgery  to directly target tumors, including brain tumors while minimizing damage to healthy tissue.
  • Two Linear Accelerators
  • Pet/CT Dual Unit Scanner and Simulator
  • Education Center
  • "Green" building standards

Enhancement of Holistic Care in a healing compassion environment offering:

  • A boutique
  • Spa services
  • Nutrition counseling
  • Social work
  • Financial counseling
  • Meditation area
  • Private garden courtyard for infusion therapy patients to move to the beauty and tranquility of nature while receiving treatments

Perkins Eastman

General Contractor

Gilbane Construction