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Cancer Care Services

With more than 200 cancer specialists, innovative treatments and leading-edge research, we're attacking cancer from every angle.

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As a lead site for the Clinical Trials Network, we have more than 300 open therapeutic trials and enroll more than 1,000 patients each year.

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Pediatric Cancer Care

All of our efforts are dedicated to helping kids and teens with cancer beat the disease, so they can live active, full lives.

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Given six months to live, woman gets a chance at life, love and a new baby thanks to Liver Tumor Program

Three years after being told there was nothing that could be done to treat a liver tumor, Nicole Leon is cancer-free, married and recently gave birth to a son.

After semitrailer crash, a trucker receives life-changing brain tumor diagnosis and 'awake' operation

After Donald Schwartz's semitrailer crashed, doctors performed brain surgery on him while he was awake to remove a cancerous tumor.

Pathologists partner with community physicians to diagnose difficult cancer cases

UChicago Medicine has a robust pathology department staffed by leading experts in the latest technologies to help community oncologists diagnose the most difficult cases.

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Chef Triumphs Over Tongue Cancer

Cancer specialists across the country told top chef Grant Achatz that his only option for treating a stage 4 tumor was to remove most of his tongue. The head and neck cancer team at UChicago Medicine offered him a different approach, one that saved his tongue and his life.

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