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Merrill Center for Oncology
Adirondack Medical Center
Redfield Medical Office Building
2233 State Route 86
Saranac Lake, NY 12983
Phone: (518) 897-2375

A cancer diagnosis is a life-altering event. Our supportive and oncology certified staff at the Merrill Center for Oncology has helped hundreds of families with hope, healing and emotional support through a comprehensive array of cancer treatments and therapy.

Our facility is located in the Redfield Medical Office Building at Adirondack Medical Center overlooking beautiful Lake Colby. Our center has long served residents of and visitors to the region with chemotherapy and infusion therapies for cancer and blood disorders. Our team will work with you and your oncologist to continue a treatment plan if you are returning home following an initial treatment elsewhere or are in the region for an extended period of time.

Adirondack Health's Center for Oncology provides a variety of cancer treatments and wellness therapies including:

  • Chemotherapy
  • Radiation consults
  • Outpatient blood transfusions
  • Outpatient I.V. therapy
  • Vascular access device care
  • Participation in national clinical trials
  • Specialized "strength for healing" program
  • Oncology Exercise Program
  • Massage
  • Reiki
  • Breast prosthesis consultation
  • Complementary stress relieving therapies

Medical Director:
Dr. Todd Whitman is the Medical Director for the Merrill Oncology Center.  Dr. Whitman is Board Certified in Oncology and Hematology, as well as Internal Medicine.  Your treatment at the Merrill Oncology Center includes weekly on-site consultations with Dr. Whitman.

Care team:
Mia Ross, ANP, OCN
Sara F. Ames, AOCNP
William Chamberlain, RN, OCN
Gina Dumond, RN, OCN
Patti McGrath, RN, OCN
Heather Whiting, RN, Patient Navigator
Sonia Hazelden, unit secretary