Treating Cancer

Praxair Cancer Center

Cancer management is constantly evolving as new information and technology become available to diagnose and treat the disease.

While cancer remains challenging, our doctors and other providers use the latest technology to continually and consistently improve our ability to diagnosis and treat cancer. We also recruit specialists who bring expertise in new procedures and treatment modalities. Our cancer care team takes a multidisciplinary approach that includes individual case reviews to develop individualized treatment plans.

The Praxair Cancer Center is committed to quality, safety, and support through all types of cancer treatments including:

For More Information

If you need a doctor referral, please call 1-800-511-8639 or search our Find a Doctor online tool. We also invite you to visit patient and visitor information for more detailed information or talk to your doctor about Danbury Hospital.

"My Doctor Was Amazing"

"The nurses, doctors, housekeeping and dietary staff were angels sent to me"

Betty Presnell of Newtown, CT
Betty Presnell of Newtown, CT

“’You have cancer’… words that you never want to hear, but my doctor was amazing and very informative about my treatment plan..."

"...The nurses, doctors, housekeeping and dietary staff were angels sent to me.  My needs were met, even before I knew what I wanted.  I was treated with the utmost respect and caring.”

Betty Presnell
Newtown, CT

Thirty Four Year Cancer Survivor

John Merullo

Cancer Survivor, John Merullo of Danbury, CT
John Merullo of Danbury, CT

“I am a thirty four year survivor of cancer and have exclusively used Danbury Hospital for all of my numerous tests, surgeries and treatments..."

“I have always been treated in the most professional manner and most importantly, my family was also taken care of during those difficult times. I have seen Danbury Hospital grow into the state-of-the-art medical facility that it is today – how lucky for me!”