Symptom Management Clinic

Same-day appointments available for cancer patients who experience acute or severe symptoms.


Patients willbe seen in the clinic by Vicki McLawhorn and Debra Taft, our oncology nurse practitioners.

Same-Day Appointments

A same-day appointment can be scheduled through Leo W. Jenkins Cancer Center by calling 252-744-1888 and selecting option 1.

Clinic Location

The clinic is located within the Infusion Center on 1 East, 1st floor, Vidant Medical Center.

Hours of Operation

Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Noon to 3:30 pm by appointment.

Symptom Management

Patients may be seen for the following symptoms, but not limited to:

  • Fever
  • Chills
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Shortness of breath
  • Generalized fatigue
  • Decreased appetite
  • Pain
  • Wound/drain issues
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