Cochise Oncology is one of Arizona’s most advanced cancer treatment facilities. We offer a multidisciplinary approach to cancer care with reknown radiation and medical oncologists who work together to guide each patient through diagnosis, treatment, and recovery. The combined efforts of our local surgeons, radiologists, medical oncologists and other medical practitioners allow for the treatment of cancer utilizing all their specialties. At Cochise Oncology we provide individualized compassionate treatment to patients with a philosophy that emphasizes whole patient care. While we are best known for our leading-edge cancer therapies, we take particular pride in the compassion and dedication of our doctors and other health care staff. Hope, Strength and Courage represent the embodiment of our center as well as our focus on the patient.
Dr. Janet Nettleton, Radiation Oncology, founded Cochise Oncology in 2006 with the vision of providing superior total patient care in a peaceful surrounding. Dr. Nettleton's philosophy of medicine centers on total patient care and commitment to innovative cancer treatment.
Dr. Valerie Israel, Medical Oncology & Hematology, is well versed in state-of-the-art medical treatments for patients with cancer as well as blood disorders. However, she also believes that kindness and compassion are essential and integral parts of patient care. Dr. Israel is a double cancer survivor and feels that has made her a better doctor.