Cancer/Oncology Services

Evangelical Helps You Fight Back

Cancer may change your life, but it doesn't have to mean extensive travel. Evangelical's cancer/oncology team can treat you close to home. We use the latest in cancer-fighting technology to help you make a stronger recovery.

Treating Cancer Close to Home

A cancer diagnosis is life changing. The cancer/oncology team at Evangelical Hospital is dedicated to providing integrated care and healing, from initial diagnosis through treatment and ongoing support. Our highly-skilled, caring staff will administer a cancer treatment plan unique to you.

Cancers We Treat

We have a core emphasis in treating cancers of the:

  • Colon
  • Lung
  • Prostate
  • Breast

We also treat cancers of the:

  • Esophageal
  • Gastrointestinal
  • Gynecological
  • Head and Neck
  • Lymphoma
  • Thyroid

Our Facility

Cancer patients in the Central Susquehanna Valley have access to the 9,500-square-foot, state-of-the-art care facility, the Donehower Center. Located in the Lewisburg Medical Park, features of the Donehower Center include:

  • Medical and radiation oncology technology:
    • Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) 
    • Respiratory Gating 
  • Private treatment rooms, radiation and lab areas
  • Chemotherapy suite
  • Six exam rooms
  • Large waiting and reception area
  • Beautiful garden area, which can be enjoyed by patients in the chemotherapy suit.

Our Team

The cancer center is owned by the Hospital with the medical and radiation oncology services provided by: 


Ashok Kumar, MD
Cancer Care of Central PA




Mayur Patel, MD
Cancer Care of Central PA




Peter Whitcopf, MD
The Donehower Center