Mercy Cancer Center at Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines
411 Laurel Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50314
(515) 247-3121 http://www.mercydesmoines.org/cancercenter/

Use our guide to learn which trials are right for you!

When it comes to cancer care, there’s no substitute for experience. That’s why Mercy Cancer Center offers you one of the most respected cancer treatment teams in the region. Our highly trained physicians and staff are dedicated to helping you every step of the way, fromdiagnosis through treatment and survivorship.

Although Mercy Cancer Center provides world-class medical care, we believe patient education and support are just as important. That’s why we also offer a full range of educational and support services, from Des Moines’ only certified genetics counselor to the compassionate involvement of our Resource Center staff who provide individual and family counseling to help you through your cancer experience.

At Mercy Cancer Center, we’re leading the fight against cancer in central Iowa, with a caring and compassionate staff equipped with the most advanced treatment tools in the world. Take our CyberKnife® radiosurgery and new Trilogy™ systems for instance. Along with eliminating the need for invasive surgery, these state-of-the-art systems reduce recovery times and improve patient outcomes.

We've found
33 trials
at this facility
Breast Cancer Clinical Trial
Early Surgery or Standard Palliative Therapy in Treating Patients With Stage IV Breast Cancer
Status: Enrolling, Phase III
Updated: 9/16/2014
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Endometrial Cancer Clinical Trial
AMG 386 in Treating Patients With Persistent or Recurrent Endometrial Cancer
Status: Enrolling
Updated: 5/27/2012
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Des Moines, IA
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Lung Cancer Clinical Trial
S0819: Carboplatin/Paclitaxel With or Without Bevacizumab and/or Cetuximab in Stage IV or Recurrent Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Status: Enrolling, Phase III
Updated: 9/30/2013
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Des Moines, IA
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Melanoma (Skin) Clinical Trial
Carboplatin, Paclitaxel, and Bevacizumab With or Without Everolimus in Treating Patients With Metastatic Malignant Melanoma
Status: Enrolling, Phase II
Updated: 2/21/2013
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Des Moines, IA
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Brain and Central Nervous System Tumors Clinical Trial
Study of Tissue and Blood Samples From Patients With Low-Grade Glioma
Status: Enrolling
Updated: 1/18/2013
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Des Moines, IA
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Neurology, Oncology, Psychiatry / Psychology Clinical Trial
Combination Chemotherapy Plus Bevacizumab With or Without Oxaliplatin in Treating Older Patients With Metastatic Colorectal Cancer
Status: Enrolling
Updated: 11/9/2012
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Des Moines, IA
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Oncology Clinical Trial
AMG 102 in Treating Patients With Persistent or Recurrent Ovarian Epithelial Cancer, Fallopian Tube Cancer, or Primary Peritoneal Cancer
Status: Enrolling, Phase II
Updated: 4/2/2011
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Des Moines, IA
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Brain and Central Nervous System Tumors Clinical Trial
Dasatinib and Bevacizumab in Treating Patients With Recurrent or Progressive High-Grade Glioma or Glioblastoma Multiforme
Status: Enrolling, Phase II
Updated: 9/17/2013
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Des Moines, IA
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Oncology Clinical Trial
Bevacizumab With or Without Everolimus in Treating Patients With Recurrent or Persistent Ovarian Epithelial Cancer, Fallopian Tube Cancer, or Primary Peritoneal Cancer
Status: Enrolling
Updated: 8/25/2011
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Des Moines, IA
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Gastroenterology, Oncology Clinical Trial
Sulfasalazine in Preventing Acute Diarrhea in Patients With Cancer Who Are Undergoing Pelvic Radiation Therapy
Status: Enrolling
Updated: 2/10/2013
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Des Moines, IA
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Breast Cancer Clinical Trial
Paclitaxel, Paclitaxel Albumin-Stabilized Nanoparticle Formulation, or Ixabepilone With or Without Bevacizumab in Treating Patients With Stage IIIC or Stage IV Breast Cancer
Status: Enrolling
Updated: 4/7/2011
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Des Moines, IA
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Oncology Clinical Trial
Veliparib in Treating Patients With Persistent or Recurrent Epithelial Ovarian, Fallopian Tube, or Primary Peritoneal Cancer
Status: Enrolling
Updated: 11/20/2012
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Des Moines, IA
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Cancer Clinical Trial
Prasterone (Dehydroepiandrosterone) in Treating Postmenopausal Cancer Survivors With Vaginal Symptoms
Status: Enrolling
Updated: 1/30/2013
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Des Moines, IA
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Brain and Central Nervous System Tumors Clinical Trial
Dasatinib or Placebo, Radiation Therapy, and Temozolomide in Treating Patients With Newly Diagnosed Glioblastoma Multiforme
Status: Enrolling, Phase I, II
Updated: 2/17/2013
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Des Moines, IA
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Cancer Clinical Trial
Collecting Tumor Samples From Patients With Gynecological Tumors
Status: Enrolling
Updated: 8/30/2012
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Des Moines, IA
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Lung Cancer Clinical Trial
Bevacizumab or Pemetrexed Disodium Alone or In Combination After Induction Therapy in Treating Patients With Advanced Non-Squamous Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Status: Enrolling, Phase III
Updated: 12/5/2012
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Des Moines, IA
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Breast Cancer Clinical Trial
Tamoxifen Citrate in Treating Patients With Metastatic or Recurrent Breast Cancer
Status: Enrolling, Phase II
Updated: 12/6/2012
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Des Moines, IA
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Oncology Clinical Trial
Rosuvastatin in Treating Patients With Stage I or Stage II Colon Cancer That Was Removed By Surgery
Status: Enrolling, Phase III
Updated: 2/9/2012
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Des Moines, IA
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Lung Cancer Clinical Trial
Seneca Valley Virus-001 After Chemotherapy in Treating Patients With Extensive-Stage Small Cell Lung Cancer
Status: Enrolling
Updated: 1/30/2013
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Des Moines, IA
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Small Intestine Cancer Clinical Trial
Irinotecan, Oxaliplatin, and Capecitabine as First-Line Therapy in Treating Patients With Metastatic or Unresectable Locally Advanced Small Bowel Cancer
Status: Enrolling, Phase II
Updated: 11/9/2012
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Des Moines, IA
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Prostate Cancer Clinical Trial
Prostate Radiation Therapy or Short-Term Androgen Deprivation Therapy and Pelvic Lymph Node Radiation Therapy With or Without Prostate Radiation Therapy in Treating Patients With a Rising Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) After Surgery for Prostate Cancer
Status: Enrolling, Phase III
Updated: 7/30/2014
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Des Moines, IA
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Colorectal Cancer Clinical Trial
Irinotecan Hydrochloride and Cetuximab With or Without Ramucirumab in Treating Patients With Advanced Colorectal Cancer With Progressive Disease After Treatment With Bevacizumab-Containing Chemotherapy
Status: Enrolling, Phase II
Updated: 9/19/2014
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Des Moines, IA
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Endometrial Cancer Clinical Trial
Cediranib Maleate in Treating Patients With Recurrent or Persistent Endometrial Cancer
Status: Enrolling
Updated: 11/22/2011
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Des Moines, IA
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Lung Cancer Clinical Trial
BLP25 Liposome Vaccine and Bevacizumab After Chemotherapy and Radiation Therapy in Treating Patients With Newly Diagnosed Stage IIIA or Stage IIIB Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer That Cannot Be Removed by Surgery
Status: Enrolling, Phase II
Updated: 9/16/2014
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Des Moines, IA
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Cervical Cancer Clinical Trial
Paclitaxel and Cisplatin or Topotecan With or Without Bevacizumab in Treating Patients With Stage IVB, Recurrent, or Persistent Cervical Cancer
Status: Enrolling
Updated: 12/29/2011
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Des Moines, IA
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Lung Cancer Clinical Trial
Gemcitabine Hydrochloride or Pemetrexed Disodium and Carboplatin With or Without Celecoxib in Treating Patients With Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Status: Enrolling
Updated: 7/24/2013
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Des Moines, IA
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Musculoskeletal, Neurology, Oncology Clinical Trial
Acute Pain Caused by Paclitaxel in Patients With Cancer
Status: Enrolling
Updated: 4/26/2011
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Des Moines, IA
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Oncology Clinical Trial
Collecting Tissue Samples From Patients With Leukemia or Other Blood Disorders Planning to Enroll in an ECOG Leukemia Treatment Clinical Trial
Status: Enrolling
Updated: 12/5/2012
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Des Moines, IA
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Esophageal Cancer Clinical Trial
Paclitaxel, Cisplatin, and Radiation Therapy With or Without Cetuximab in Treating Patients With Locally Advanced Esophageal Cancer
Status: Enrolling
Updated: 9/28/2012
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Des Moines, IA
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Carcinoma of Unknown Primary Clinical Trial
Carboplatin, Paclitaxel, and Everolimus in Treating Patients With Previously Untreated Cancer of Unknown Primary
Status: Enrolling
Updated: 11/9/2012
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Des Moines, IA
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Breast Cancer Clinical Trial
Letrozole in Treating Postmenopausal Women Who Have Received Hormone Therapy for Hormone Receptor-Positive Breast Cancer
Status: Enrolling, Phase III
Updated: 2/5/2016
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Des Moines, IA
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Metastatic Hormone-sensitive Prostate Cancer Clinical Trial
Androgen Ablation Therapy With or Without Chemotherapy in Treating Patients With Metastatic Prostate Cancer
Status: Enrolling, Phase III
Updated: 2/1/2016
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Des Moines, IA
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Oncology Clinical Trial
S0809: Capecitabine, Gemcitabine, and RT in Patients w/Cholangiocarcinoma of the Gallbladder or Bile Duct
Status: Enrolling, Phase II
Updated: 3/30/2016
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Des Moines, IA
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