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Baton Rouge General Pennington Cancer Center in collaboration with Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center

The two leading cancer care centers in Baton Rouge, Baton Rouge General Pennington Cancer Center and Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center are lighting a brighter path for cancer treatment in Louisiana, making it easier for patients to receive the highest quality care close to home.

Patient-Centered Approach to Cancer Care

Through this comprehensive program, patients will benefit in many ways, including:

  • Collaborative Clinical Programs: A variety of cancer care programs and services are available to patients including chemotherapy services, nutrition, rehabilitation, support groups, and medical oncology.
  • Convenient Locations: Our patients have access to enhanced treatment options across all partner facilities conveniently located throughout the Greater Baton Rouge community.
  • New Infusion Clinic: Located at Baton Rouge General’s Bluebonnet campus, this new infusion clinic offers patients a variety of amenities, including: 36 infusion bays and two private infusion rooms, each with heated infusion chairs that are specially designed for tablet use.
  • Infusion Center Pharmacy: Located within the treatment space, this pharmacy will expedite the process of treating patients.
  • Access to the Mayo Clinic Care Network: Through this clinical collaboration with Baton Rouge General, physicians have direct access to the world-renowned expertise of Mayo Clinic. This ensures that our patients receive the highest standard of care – close to home, at no additional cost.
  • Access to OneOncology: Through Mary Bird Perkins partnership with OneOncology, the national platform for independent oncology practices, our patients will receive exclusive access to hundreds of clinical trials and a customized, cloud-based electronic health record system.

Become a Patient

Our team of experienced Oncology Nurse Navigators are available to help you and your family navigate your cancer journey, to ensure you have the resources you need to make the most informed decisions and receive the best possible care.

Complete the form below to contact an Oncology Nurse Navigator to schedule an appointment with our care team or call (225) 215-0800.

About Mary Bird Perkins

Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center is a leading cancer care organization providing patients with state-of-the-art technology and comprehensive community cancer care for more than 50 years. The cancer care organization provides care at seven centers in Baton Rouge, Covington, Hammond, Houma, Gonzales, Zachary and Natchez, Mississippi, and its service area encompasses southeast Louisiana and southwest Mississippi regions.