Fort Myers, Fla., June 1, 2021 – Drs. George Negrea and Jennifer Yannucci of Low Country Cancer Care (LCCC) welcome Hematologist/Oncologist Lindsay Caldwell, DO to the community oncology practice. LCCC, an American Oncology Network (AON) partner, has three office locations in Georgia and one office location in South Carolina. Dr. Caldwell is seeing patients in Savannah at 4700 Waters Ave., Suite 201 and in Pooler at 1000 Towne Center Blvd., Building 700, Suite 704.
Dr. Caldwell obtained her medical education from Kansas City University of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at Mount Sinai St. Luke’s and Roosevelt Hospitals in New York. She then completed her fellowship training in medical oncology and hematology at Northwell Health-North Shore and Long Island Jewish University Hospitals.
Dr. Caldwell is Board certified in medical oncology and hematology. She has broad experience with all types of solid tumors, hematologic malignancies and benign hematologic conditions.
“With over 10 years oncology and hematology experience in a hospital setting we are delighted that Dr. Caldwell has decided to join our team and pursue community oncology where she can provide more personalized care to her patients and their families,” said Dr. Negrea of Low Country Cancer Care.
With the addition of Dr. Caldwell, the LCCC team will include three medical oncologists providing the highest quality of care, with state-of-the-art technology, and the latest advances in clinical research and therapies. Through its partnership with AON, the practice offers home delivery of oral oncolytic medications, 24/7 pharmacy assistance, and care management services.
“We are focused on delivering expert cancer care in the communities where patients live. The addition of Dr. Caldwell will help AON and Low Country Cancer Care continue to meet the cancer care needs in the Savannah and surrounding areas,” said AON President & Chief Development Officer Brad Prechtl, MBA.
AON Chief Executive Officer Todd Schonherz added, “We’re pleased to welcome Dr. Caldwell, adding her to our team of oncologists will help us continue to provide the most advanced treatments to patients close to where they live.”
About Low Country Cancer Care: (LCCCSav.com)
Low Country Cancer Care is a specialized practice devoted to the care of people with cancer and blood disorders as well as prevention and eradication of these types of diseases. We strive to combine the activities of patient care, prevention, education and research to benefit our patients. We are constantly striving to provide advanced treatment and world class medicine, in a warm, compassionate, and personalized environment. Our experienced and highly trained team is dedicated to providing the highest-quality diagnosis, treatment, care and trust for patients. Our goal is to provide care with a human touch.
About American Oncology Network, LLC: (AONcology.com)
American Oncology Network, LLC (AON) is an alliance of physicians and seasoned healthcare leaders partnering to ensure the long-term success of community oncology. Launched in 2018, the rapidly expanding AON network represents 102 physicians and 65 nurse practitioners and physician assistants practicing across 17 states. The executive management team of AON encompasses more than three decades of oncology practice management experience, enabling physicians to focus on what matters most – providing the highest quality care for patients.
The organization provides unique and comprehensive protocols for managing administrative procedures and enhancing ancillary services for its affiliates. AON is able to aggregate volume and attain economies of scale, as it guides its member physicians and practices through the transition to value-based reimbursement models that improve the patient experience and help to reduce the per-capita cost of cancer care.
AON also provides a unique model of physician led, community-based oncology management. With services such as a centralized specialty pharmacy, diagnostics, pathology, fully integrated electronic medical records, a care management team and a variety of financial assistance programs, an alliance with AON ensures that patients’ experiences will be at the very pinnacle of cancer care today.
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