Skip to Content
Home > Care & Treatment > Cancer Care Institute > Patient Stories
Read stories from patients about their experiences with cancer
“Genesis saved my life.”
Michele Benson will never throw away the Genesis postcard that came in the mail this summer about a free low-dose CT lung cancer screening. It led her to get a CT scan that found her lung cancer at a very early stage. After lung surgery, she is cancer-free, and the Genesis postcard will forever be a family keepsake.
Read her story.
Twice in her life, Michelle Allen has found a lump in her breast. Michelle Allen of Davenport, a breast cancer survivor, has received mammograms and other breast health services with the help of funds raised from the annual Komen Quad Cities Race for the Cure.®
The first time, the single mother of three children was diagnosed with breast cancer. That was in 2007, and her months of medical treatment were covered by Medicaid. It was a scary time for her and her sons, but she underwent the months of chemotherapy and radiation with courage and beat the disease.
Genesis Cancer Care Institute now has an online class providing general information about treatments and support services for cancer patients and families.
Start the class today!
View Additional Section Content
We understand having cancer can create feelings of anxiety and be overwhelming at times. If you were recently diagnosed with cancer or are currently undergoing cancer treatment and live in the Quad Cities or surrounding area take this confidential online survey, and a Genesis Cancer Navigator will follow up with you and address your individual challenges.
Take the survey
For more information about our cancer services, please contact:
1351 West Central Park Avenue
Pavilion 1, 1st Floor
Davenport, IA 52804
1228 East Rusholme Street
Medical Office Building #1, 2nd floor
Davenport, IA 52803
Do you or a loved one have cancer? Let our Cancer Nurse Navigators guide the way. Call us today.
563-421-7656 (Breast Cancer Only)563-421-1900