Comprehensive Cancer Center

Learn more about our leading-edge cancer care

All Cancer Types & Treatments

More than 200 cancer experts

Cancer care in Chicago and suburban locations

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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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Participate in a Clinical Trial

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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NCI-Designated Comprehensive Cancer Center

This prestigious designation is bestowed upon the nation’s top cancer centers in recognition of their innovative research and leading-edge treatments.

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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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Cancer Screenings

Don't wait to get screened for cancer. When cancer is detected at an early stage, there's a greater chance for treatment success.

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Limited Metastatic Cancer Program

A diagnosis of metastatic cancer doesn't mean that your cancer cannot be controlled long term, or even eliminated.

The Latest in Cancer Care & Research

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Making hunger one less challenge to deal with

A no-questions-asked food pantry in the Infusion Therapy Suite is helping feed cancer patients, their families and anyone else dealing with food insecurity.

College student celebrates being cancer-free for more than a decade after battling acute lymphoblastic leukemia as a tween

Maya Gray was just 8 years old when a random blood test led to a diagnosis of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). Since having chemotherapy, she is now cancer-free and raising money and awareness about the disease.

UChicago Medicine clinical trial leads to groundbreaking new uveal melanoma drug

A clinical trial at the University of Chicago Medicine has led to the first FDA-approved drug to treat uveal melanoma. Patient Kathy Huyser, who was part of the clinical trial, has been taking it weekly for the past four years and said the drug saved her life.

Telemedicine at UChicago Medicine

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Schedule a Video Visit

For your convenience and safety, we offer secure and easy virtual visits with our cancer experts for most non-urgent visit types. Our care providers can assess your symptoms, recommend treatment and send prescriptions to your pharmacy.

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Express Expert Cancer Opinion

The Express Expert Cancer Opinion program provides newly diagnosed patients a 15-minute introductory virtual session with a world-renowned cancer expert at no cost.

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Get a Second Opinion Online

Whether you are facing a complex health issue or a difficult treatment decision, getting a second opinion can help you make an informed decision about your care. Get an online second opinion from one of our experts without having to leave home.

Convenient Locations for Cancer Care

Request an Appointment for Cancer Care

The information you provide in this form will enable us to assist you as efficiently as possible. A representative will contact you within one to two business days to help you schedule an appointment.
For your convenience, you can make a virtual visit appointment with a cancer expert in the following ways:

Schedule a virtual video visit to see a provider from the comfort of your home

Newly diagnosed patients can schedule a 15-minute introductory Express Expert Cancer Opinion virtual session at no cost

Request an online second opinion from our specialists

To speak to someone directly, please call 1-855-702-8222. If you have symptoms of an urgent nature, please call your doctor or go to the emergency room immediately.


For Referring Physicians

To refer a patient for cancer care, please call UCM Physician Connect at 1-800-824-2282


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Tougher than cancer.

Kiran Turaga, MD; Cancer is relentless, so are we.
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