The Simcoe Muskoka Regional Cancer Program

A Message from the Program Director & Clinical Program Director

The Simcoe Muskoka Regional Cancer Program at Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre has been providing medical treatment and supportive care to cancer patients and their families in Simcoe County and the District of Muskoka for over 25 years.

What began as a small clinic in the emergency department has grown to be a provincially recognized regional cancer program. We are proud of our strong history and excited by the privilege to bring more cancer care services close to home. We are proud to serve the residents of Simcoe County, the District of Muskoka and surrounding areas.

In the tradition of a hospital that strives to deliver the best healthcare services, the Simcoe Muskoka Regional Cancer Program at Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre provides a full range of cancer services including:

• prevention
• screening
• diagnostic assessment
• surgery
• chemotherapy treatment
• radiation treatment
• supportive care & counselling
• palliative care, and
• clinical trials research

To the community that believed…Thank you for allowing us to bring cancer care closer to home…and for the privilege to care for our community…one person at a time.

Yours truly,
Tracey Keighley-Clarke, R.N., M.H.S., CON (C) Director, Simcoe Muskoka Regional Cancer Program

Dr. Bryn Pressnail Clinical Program Director and Clinical Staging Lead

A diagnosis is devastating.
Our key goal is to improve the experience and exceed the expectation of patient and families living with and beyond cancer. The team is committed to improving the cancer system locally and provincially.

The Simcoe Muskoka Regional Cancer Centre is a specialized treatment centre for people living with cancer, and our goal is to partner with you, your family and friends to provide the highest quality care close to home.

Guided by Cancer Care Ontario’s Cancer Plan, the Cancer team’s commitment to people living with and beyond cancer is to expect a high quality, coordinated, comprehensive, and safe healthcare system close to home.