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Together We Triumph

Cancer can be a life-changing diagnosis, but you don’t have to face it alone. Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center in Covington is here to help every step of the way. The Cancer Center provides state‐of‐the-art radiation therapy and diagnostic imaging, along with vital support services on the Northshore. Together, through individualized treatment and care, we work in collaboration with you and your family to triumph over cancer.

To schedule an appointment or refer a patient, call (985) 875-2234.

Early Detection Can Save Your Life

In the Community 

Prevention on the Go for the community is designed to provide education and early detection services in locations where people live, worship, shop and play. Using mobile medical clinic, the Cancer Center travels throughout Southeastern Louisiana and beyond to serve thousands of participants each year.

To schedule a screening or for information on our Prevention on the Go program, call (985) 287-5775 or visit

In the Workplace

Prevention on the Go for the workplace is designed to specifically eliminate barriers, such as time and cost, and bring key preventative and early detection measures to employees at work, providing a mix of affordable and potentially life-saving curbside cancer screening services, engaging prevention –focused education events and real-time access to qualified medical resources.

To learn more about how to bring life-saving cancer prevention resources to your place of work, call (985) 284-9417.

Patient Stories

Breast Cancer Survivor
Learn about Courtney’s story

Prostate Cancer Survivor
Learn about Bobby’s story

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Serving the Northshore for Generations

For more than 20 years, Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center has provided state-of-the-art radiation therapy, diagnostic imaging and vital support services to the Northshore community. The Cancer Center’s team of specialized physicians and expert medical staff are dedicated to delivering the most advanced cancer care in a comfortable, supportive setting. All of our resources are available in one convenient location, offering the most personal experience and most effective approach to treating your unique diagnosis.