Cancer Services

Fox Chase Cancer Center is coming to Suburban Community Hospital

Fox Chase Cancer Center has started a phased rollout of services at Suburban Community Hospital’s cancer center, and will officially open Fox Chase Cancer Center East Norriton – Hospital Outpatient Center later this winter. When open, Fox Chase East Norriton will offer patients the full continuum of cancer care, including surgical consults, medical oncology, radiation oncology and support services.

Why choose Fox Chase East Norriton?

  • Fox Chase holds the highest designation from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) as a Comprehensive Cancer Center—an elite center recognized for excellence in cancer treatment, research, prevention, and education.
  • Fox Chase physicians are routinely recognized in national rankings, and the Center’s nursing program has received the Magnet status for excellence four consecutive times.
  • Fox Chase conducts a broad array of cancer research that provides patients with access to clinical trials for emerging therapies.

Services Currently Available

Breast Cancer Consultations

Board-certified surgical oncologists from Fox Chase Cancer Center are now offering breast cancer surgery consults at Suburban’s cancer center.

For patients who have been diagnosed with breast cancer or who have received abnormal test results, Dr. Elin Sigurdson and Dr. Allison Aggon offer clinical experience and comprehensive care plans.

  • Elin R. Sigurdson, MD, PhD, FACS

    Professor, Department of Surgical Oncology
    Chief, Division of General Surgery
    Director, Surgical Research

  • Allison A. Aggon, DO, FACOS

    Assistant Professor, Department of Surgical Oncology

Radiation Oncology

Radiation oncologists from Fox Chase are currently treating patients at Suburban’s cancer center. The radiation oncology team offers extensive options for radiation therapy to treat all types of cancers. Dr. Eric Horwitz, Dr. Krisha Howell, and Dr. Mark Sobczak will work closely with you to identify the optimal therapy for your disease and lifestyle.

  • Eric M. Horwitz, MD, FASTRO

    Chair, Radiation Oncology

  • Krisha J. Howell, MD

    Assistant Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology
    Assistant Director, Radiation Oncology Residency and Fellowship Training Program

  • Mark L. Sobczak, MDD

    Clinical Director, Department of Radiation Oncolog
    Assistant Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology

It's easy to make an appointment!

Call 888-Fox-Chase (888-369-2427) and ask for an appointment on the campus of Suburban Community Hospital.

  • Fox Chase Cancer Center - Suburban Community Hospital
    2701 Dekalb Pike
    E. Norriton, PA 19401