Certified by the American Board of Radiology, Radiation Oncologist Steven I. Hightower, M.D., is recognized as a champion in assuring the highest level of cancer radiation services at the Slidell Memorial Hospital Regional Cancer Center. His leadership and guidance have been recognized by the Commission on Cancer, which gave him its Cancer Liaison Physician Outstanding Performance Award for going above and beyond the regular scope of his duties.
With advanced radiation equipment in place at the SMH Regional Cancer Center, patients appreciate quicker treatment, shorter exposure to radiation and a fewer number of treatments, among other advantages.
Accredited by the American College of Surgeons since 1992, SMH’s cancer services include inpatient cancer care, an outpatient infusion center, radiation oncology services using the most advanced radiation therapy in the world, patient navigation, support groups, social services, nutritional and pastoral care. The SMH Regional Cancer Center houses all of these resources under one roof.
Steven I. Hightower, MD
Slidell Memorial Hospital Regional Cancer Center
1120 Robert Blvd., Slidell