SECU Cancer Center

Mission Health SECU Cancer Center is a state-of-the-art facility built in 2012 that is Gold LEED certified. The clinical facility serves patients not only in Buncombe County but also across the western North Carolina region. The center offers radiation oncology services, surgical oncology services, an infusion suite, pediatric oncology services, research services, personalized medicine, access […]

Read More…

Survivorship

As a result of advances in cancer diagnosis and treatment, more people than ever before are surviving the diagnosis of cancer. For this reason, survivorship care is now recognized as a unique phase in overall cancer care. According to the Institute of Medicine, survivorship care is a specific approach to address the long-term needs of […]

Read More…

Cancer Care Locations

Mission Medical Oncology – Asheville  828-253-4262 Fax: 828-418-0932  Hours: Monday-Friday 7:00am-5:00pm Hope Women’s Cancer Center  828-670-8403  Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:00pm Mission Breast Center  828-213-0802  Hours: Monday-Friday 7:00am-6:00pm Mission Breast Center at Mission Pardee Health Campus  828-651-6336  Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm   Mission Breast Center – South at Biltmore Park  828-505-8310  Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm Mountain Radiation Oncology  828-213-0100 […]

Read More…

Genetics & Personalized Medicine

Mission Fullerton Genetics Center Clinical Genetics, Personalized Medicine Services are provided for all ages from newborn to adult for patients with a known or suspected genetic disorder, birth defect, intellectual disability, dysmorphic features, an increased risk for similar problems in pregnancy or by birth, as well as drug metabolism concerns in children and adults. Fullerton […]

Read More…

Clinical Genetics

Clinical Genetics Fullerton Genetics Center is the region’s only comprehensive genetics and personalized medicine program with two geneticists board-certified in Medical Genetics and Genomics and Genetic Counselors board-certified by the American Board of Genetic Counseling. Mission Health providers using Cerner EMR may send an electronic referral to Genetics. Referrals may also be faxed to 828-213-0039. […]

Read More…

Heart Care

Mission Heart Care For more than 40 years, Mission Heart has been a regional leader in cardiothoracic surgery and heart care. Committed to excellence and superior outcomes, our award-winning team offers years of specialized clinical experience and is dedicated to providing the best possible care with skill and compassion to patients in western North Carolina. Our […]

Read More…

Signs and Symptoms of Heart Disease and Heart Attacks

Signs and symptoms of coronary heart disease (CHD) can be different with women and men. Some women may have no signs or symptoms – called silent CHD. Sometimes it may not be diagnosed until a women exhibits signs and symptoms of a heart attack, heart failure, or arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat). Code STEMI No other provider […]

Read More…

Asheville Heart (Cardiac Surgery)

Mission Heart has a long-standing working partnership with the surgeons and team at Asheville Heart. Learn more about available surgical options for your cardiovascular care needs: Asheville Heart  828-258-1121 Learn how Mission Heart and an Asheville Heart surgeon helped local patient Robert through a complex heart procedure. […]

Read More…

Mission Heart Patient Stories

Learn how Mission Heart and Asheville Heart surgeon Mark Groh, MD helped local patient Robert through a complex heart procedure. Dana Triplett of the Advanced Cardiac Care Clinic explains the TAVR procedure. […]

Read More…

Electrophysiology & Heart Rhythm Disorders

Mission Heart’s advanced Electrophysiology team treats the majority of heart rhythm disorders, including: arrhythmia, atrial fibrillation (Afib) atrial flutter,ventricular tachycardia (VT), Ventricular Fibrillation (VF) and others. Arrhythmia Performing over 1000 arrhythmia procedures annually, Mission Heart Center’s cardiac physicians rank among the top practitioners in the field of electrophysiology (the study of the heart’s electrical system). […]

Read More…

Heart Failure Program

Mission Heart features a comprehensive and innovative Heart Failure Program. Our carefully coordinated care ensures that you receive the latest evidence-based treatments, follow-up care and support you need to prevent complications and maintain optimal health. After diagnosis, our expert medical staff provides treatments designed to reduce the symptoms and forestall the progress of heart failure. […]

Read More…