FCS Announces New Location in The Villages

The Villages, FL, May 15th, 2018… The Villages, Anchor Health and AHC Hospitality broke ground on May 10th, 2018, at 10 a.m. for the Center of Advanced Healthcare at Brownwood. In attendance were local dignitaries, executives from The Villages Health, Florida Cancer Specialists physicians and staff, and guest speaker, Governor of Florida, Rick Scott. Florida Cancer Specialists’ new Brownwood office will be located at 2925 Traverse Trail, The Villages, Florida 32163. 

FCS CEO, Brad Prechtl, MBA, stated, “We are very excited and proud to be part of the new Center of Advanced Healthcare at Brownwood. The healthcare industry is placing more emphasis on a patient-centric delivery model that includes higher quality and better located facilities. In conjunction with Anchor Health and The Villages, we will be able to offer patients the utmost in functional, modern space and cutting-edge technologies.”

FCS COO, Todd Schonherz, added, “The new Brownwood location will be built with the patients in mind, ensuring that we continue to provide state-of-the-art technology and care. We are committed to our local community by offering the best possible experience for our patients and staff.”

Dr. William Harwin, Founder and President of FCS, said, “It is remarkable to witness the evolution of care and everything that FCS offers to the local community. We are committed to setting a new standard in cancer treatment and demonstrating the true power of what community oncology can be.”

FCS Physician, Dr. Maen Hussein, stated, “The new Cancer Center will be located in The Brownwood community within The Villages. This site will increase our ability to offer unique, state-of-the-art, multidisciplinary oncology treatments in a comfortable and convenient setting.”

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About Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute: (FLCancer.com)
Founded in 1984, Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute (FCS) is the largest independent medical oncology/hematology practice in the United States. With more than 220 physicians, 180 nurse practitioners and physician assistants and nearly 100 locations in our network, we are committed to providing world-class cancer care in community-based settings close to home. 

Recognized by the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) with a national Clinical Trials Participation Award, FCS offers patients access to more clinical trials than any private oncology practice in Florida. In the past 3 years, the majority of new cancer drugs approved for use in the U.S. were studied in clinical trials with Florida Cancer Specialists participation.* Our physicians are consistently ranked nationally as Top Doctors by U.S. News & World Report. Trained in such prestigious medical schools and research institutes as Duke, Stanford, Harvard, Emory, M.D. Anderson, and Memorial Sloan-Kettering, the physicians of Florida Cancer Specialists provide leadership and consultation in the state's leading hospitals.

FCS serves patients on the Gulf Coast from Naples to the greater Tampa Bay area, north as far as Tallahassee, in Orlando and surrounding Central Florida communities, and on the East Coast from Palm Beach County to the Jacksonville area.

Florida Cancer Specialists has built a national reputation for excellence that is reflected in exceptional and compassionate patient care, driven by innovative clinical research and cutting-edge technologies that help advance targeted treatments and genetically-based immunotherapies, and embodied by our outstanding team of highly-trained and dedicated physicians, clinicians and staff.
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