Founded nearly 30 years ago, the Block Center for Integrative Cancer Care is a leader in the field of cancer treatment. Patients turn to the Block Center for a combination of state-of- the-art conventional cancer treatments and scientifically-based integrative therapies. These integrative therapies are customized to the individual’s needs and can include anything from personalized nutrition plans to targeted molecular therapies to physical exercise regiments.
The Block Center team that develops these treatments and therapies includes board-certified oncologists, internists, physicians assistants, oncology nurses, psychologists, social workers, registered dietitians, physical and massage therapists, medical researchers, complementary care specialists, medical researchers and patient care coordinators.
This large group of specialists depends upon an environment that allows their patients the best opportunity to improve their overall quality of life while undergoing cancer treatment. For this reason, their newly renovated and expanded 18,000 SF space in Skokie contains a variety of unique spaces with a common theme: providing comfort to those undergoing treatment.
International Contractors collaborated with YAS Architecture on the construction of this 4,500 SF first floor addition and 13,500 SF renovation. ICI constructed twenty-two chemotherapy rooms, five wellness/exam rooms, a physical therapy