The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a COVID-19 booster shot for emergency use in certain immunocompromised individuals.
The physicians at SCOA are recommending patients on active chemotherapy receive this booster.
Please note that if you are currently receiving the drug Rituxan, please contact your medical oncology team for instructions prior to scheduling the booster.
To schedule your booster shot, please click on the vaccine locator website link below:
Click on the following FDA link for more information regarding the COVID-19 booster:
Due to the recent surge of COVID-19, please see our updated visitation policy below.
We know and understand that these are tough times for everyone. Our first priority is and will continue to be the safety of our patients. Thank you for your understanding.
SC Oncology will require facemasks to be worn by all persons entering the facility and will require masks to remain on while inside the building. This is in accordance with the City of Columbia ordinance requiring facemasks to be worn inside all private businesses beginning Friday, June 26, 2020.
We will provide facemasks for those who do not have one. Due to the limited supplies of some distributors, we ask that you bring your own facemask.
You have found the only comprehensive cancer treatment center in South Carolina providing a variety of essential cancer care services in one convenient location.
SCOA offers a multitude of cancer treatment options such as medical oncology, radiation oncology, and also gynecologic oncology. The Cancer Center at South Carolina Oncology Associates also offers additional patient services including a full suite of diagnostic imaging services, a chemotherapy infusion suite, retail and infusion pharmacy services, social work, financial counseling, and a fully operational CLIA certified medical laboratory — all under one roof.
SCOA has been serving patients in Columbia for more than 40 years and is considered one of the southeastern leaders in cancer care. The oncology professionals at SCOA would like people living in the Midlands to know about our full complement of cancer services before they might ever need oncology care.
The Cancer Center at South Carolina Oncology Associates provides the highest level of clinical care and treatment to fight cancer. Our staff of physicians has extensive training and special expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. A compassionate staff of oncology-certified nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, pharmacists, physicists, genetic counselor, lab and diagnostic technicians, medical researchers, licensed social workers, radiation therapists and financial counselors provide a full complement of care.
Cancer diagnosis and treatment has changed tremendously since SCOA first opened its doors, and the Cancer Center at South Carolina Oncology Associates has served as the area’s leader in cancer care. Inside the doors of this dedicated cancer treatment facility, lives state-of-the-art diagnostics, treatment and radiation technologies in one spacious, comfortable facility.
While every member of the Cancer Center at South Carolina Oncology Associates is a cancer professional, we are also members of the community. We are dedicated to providing personalized, compassionate cancer care to our friends, families, and neighbors living in or near Columbia.
The Cancer Center at South Carolina Oncology Associates has established a nationwide reputation for excellence in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. Our staff brings a level of expertise, compassion and comprehensive cancer care that is unique to South Carolina.
We Care! Dedicated, compassionate and committed to your care. While you are here at our facility and even when you are home – your health and your care is all we are focused on.
We want you to know us, before you need us. The SCOA team provides unequaled expertise and quality comprehensive care to cancer patients in the Southeast.
We’ve been here for 40 years!