Discover free cancer support services for Lahaina residents provided by Maui Cancer Resources. If you or a loved one have been impacted by the Lahaina fire, Dr. Bridget Bongaard, Medical Director of Maui Cancer Resources, is offering free one-hour medical consultations. Dr. Bongaard specializes in trauma and grief therapy, personalized care plans, interpretation of medical records and tests, and symptom management. Whether it’s an in-person, phone, or Zoom consultation, Dr. Bongaard is dedicated to providing customized care and support for cancer patients. Learn more at www.mauicancerresources.org or contact them via email at [email protected]
Cancer Support for Lahaina
Welcome to Lahaina Cancer Support, where we are dedicated to offering free consultations and support for cancer patients in Lahaina. Our goal is to provide personalized care plans, medical guidance, and emotional support to help you navigate through your cancer journey. Dr. Bridget Bongaard, our esteemed Medical Director, is here to assist you every step of the way. Whether you are seeking trauma and grief therapy, interpretation of medical records, or symptom management, we are here to support you.
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Free Consultations with Dr. Bridget Bongaard
One of the key services we offer is free one-hour medical consultations with Dr. Bridget Bongaard. As the Medical Director of Maui Cancer Resources, Dr. Bongaard brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to our team. She is a board-certified Internal Medical physician with expertise in integrative oncology programs. Dr. Bongaard is dedicated to providing customized care plans and support for Maui cancer patients. During these consultations, she can assist with trauma and grief therapy, individualized medical patient navigation, creating personalized care plans, interpreting medical records and tests, and managing symptoms.
Available Support for Lahaina Cancer Patients
At Lahaina Cancer Support, we understand that each cancer journey is unique. That’s why we offer a range of support options to cater to your individual needs. Our available support services include:
Trauma and Grief Therapy
Coping with a cancer diagnosis can be emotionally challenging. Our trauma and grief therapy sessions provide a safe space for you to express your emotions and navigate through the various stages of grief. Our compassionate therapists are experienced in helping cancer patients deal with the emotional impact of their diagnosis.
Individualized Medical Patient Navigation
Navigating the healthcare system can feel overwhelming, especially when faced with a cancer diagnosis. Our medical patient navigators are here to guide you through the complex medical processes. They can assist with scheduling appointments, coordinating multiple healthcare providers, and ensuring you receive the appropriate care and treatment.
Personalized Care Plans
Every cancer patient deserves a customized care plan that meets their specific needs. Our team of healthcare professionals will work closely with you to develop a personalized care plan tailored to your individual circumstances. Our goal is to provide you with the best possible care and support throughout your cancer journey.
Interpretation of Medical Records and Tests
Understanding medical records and test results can be challenging for patients. Our team can help interpret these documents, explaining the terminology and providing you with a clear understanding of your medical situation. This ensures that you are well-informed and able to make confident decisions regarding your treatment.
Cancer treatments and medications can sometimes cause uncomfortable side effects. Our healthcare professionals can offer valuable guidance on managing and alleviating these symptoms. We will work with you to develop strategies to minimize discomfort and improve your overall quality of life.
To ensure accessibility and convenience, we offer three consultation options: in-person consultations, phone consultations, and Zoom consultations. You can choose the option that best suits your preferences and comfort level.
If you prefer face-to-face interactions, we welcome you to schedule an in-person consultation. Our office is conveniently located in Lahaina, allowing you to easily access the support and guidance you need.
For those who prefer the convenience of discussing their concerns over the phone, we offer phone consultations. This option allows you to receive medical guidance and support from the comfort of your own home.
In today’s digital age, virtual consultations have become increasingly popular. Our Zoom consultations provide a secure and convenient platform for you to connect with our healthcare professionals. All you need is a stable internet connection and a device with a camera.
To schedule a consultation or learn more about our services, please visit our website at www.mauicancerresources.org. You can also reach us via email at [email protected] Our team is dedicated to providing prompt and compassionate support to all Lahaina cancer patients.
In addition to our free consultations and support, Lahaina Cancer Support offers several other resources to further assist you on your cancer journey.
Maui Cancer Resources’ Cancer Support Group
Join our Cancer Support Group on May 22, 2022, to connect with individuals who are going through similar experiences. Sharing your thoughts and concerns with others who understand can provide a sense of comfort and camaraderie.
Free Workshop Registration
On June 19, 2022, we are hosting a free workshop that covers various topics related to cancer care and wellness. This workshop is designed to provide valuable information and practical tools to enhance your well-being during and after treatment. Register now to secure your spot.
Maui Cancer Wellness Retreats
Take a break from the demands of your cancer journey and join us for a Maui Cancer Wellness Retreat. Scheduled for September 26, 2020, this retreat offers a serene and supportive environment where you can relax, rejuvenate, and connect with others who have faced similar challenges. It is an opportunity to prioritize self-care and focus on healing.
Donations to Support Ka Hale A Ke Ola
If you would like to make a difference in the lives of cancer patients in Lahaina, consider making a donation to support Ka Hale A Ke Ola. Your contribution will help us continue providing essential services and support to those in need. Every donation, no matter the size, makes a meaningful impact.
We hope that you find the information provided valuable and that you feel empowered to reach out for cancer support in Lahaina. Our team at Lahaina Cancer Support is dedicated to making your cancer journey as smooth and manageable as possible. Remember, you are not alone in this fight, and we are here to support you every step of the way.