For your convenience during the construction of Upstate's new Cancer Center, we offer ambassadors services to guide you to your appointment as well as provide wheelchair transportation, to and from the second floor of Upstate's attached garage.
The Numann Breast & Endocrine Surgery Center has a Lending Library made possible by proceeds from The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation . We have an extensive collection of books, journals, videos, audiotapes, and pamphlets on breast cancer, breast disease, breast surgery, nutrition, complementary therapy, meditation, research, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, and various other topics.
In addition, we have a computer with internet access to SUNY Upstate's Health Sciences Library located in Weiskotten Hall on the Upstate campus. The library is open daily. Patients are also welcome to visit this library in person. As one of the most comprehensive medical libraries in the country, Upstate's library is a unique and free resource in Central New York, offering patients and families access to the most in-depth, multi-media information on diseases and medical conditions available.
The Health Information Center (HIC) located in SUNY Upstate's Health Sciences Library is a resource to the Central New York community for health information. Under HIC's Pathfinders are Breast Cancer Resources Available at the HIC, including books, videos, DVD's, online videos and additional links. HIC's Health Library also contains information under the Breast Cancer Center . Several videos are available there including Breast Biopsy , Breast Reconstruction and Breast MRI .