HSHS St. Nicholas Hospital Cancer Program Services

The HSHS St. Nicholas Cancer Program is improving cancer care for Sheboygan and its surrounding communities. This cancer program encompasses the full continuum of services including prevention, early detection, treatment, supportive services, surveillance and follow-up.

Diagnostic Testing


Imaging Services

  • Digital mammography
  • Stereotactic breast biopsy
  • Needle localization
  • Computerized tomography (CT)
  • Ultrasound
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • Positron emission tomography (PET)
  • Nuclear medicine
  • PICC (peripherally inserted central catheter) insertions
  • Thoracentesis, paracentesis & aspirations
  • Intrathecal Chemotherapy


  • Laboratory
  • Specialized staining for cancer diagnosis

Center for Digestive Health

  • Colonoscopy
  • Upper Endoscopy

Inpatient/Outpatient Oncology

  • Chemotherapy administration
  • Blood and platelet transfusions
  • Blood draws for laboratory testing
  • Clinical trials
  • Access/flushing of PICC lines & ports
  • Infusions & injections of supportive medications
  • Therapeutic phlebotomy

Radiation Oncology

  • 3-dimensional conformal therapy
  • Brachytherapy
  • Image guided radiation therapy (IGRT)
  • Intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT)
  • Superficial skin cancer radiation treatment
  • Therapeutic radioisotopes


  • Inpatient surgery
  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Outpatient surgery
  • Sentinel node biopsy

Nurse Navigator

  • Answer questions and provide education about cancer care and diagnosis
  • Identify & connect you with resources
  • Guide & empower you as you make decisions
  • Streamline care transitions; follow through the cancer continuum
  • Provide support & advocate during treatment

Support Services

  • Social work services
  • Spiritual support
  • Health & wellness programs
  • Loan cupboard for wigs/headwear