Planning Your Cancer Care

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At the UChicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center, our team is focused on helping you and your family find the cancer care and supportive services you need throughout your cancer journey. Our cancer intake coordinators can help schedule appointments as well as assist with requesting medical records and other information necessary for your care. We offer a range of supportive oncology services, including mental health and nutritional counseling, social work, physical therapy and more.

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Preparing for Your Visit

Resources to help you prepare for your first visit for cancer care, including patient guides.

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Guidance & Support

We offer a range of services to support you and your family during and after your cancer treatment.

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Participate in a Cancer Clinical Trial

Find a clinical trial that's right for you. 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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Assessing Your Risk for Cancer

We offer comprehensive cancer risk and prevention services, including genetic testing and counseling, and tailored risk reduction plans.

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International Patients

Our Office of International Programs is dedicated to meeting international patients’ medical and non-medical needs, serving as a single point of contact before, during and after their experience at UChicago Medicine.

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Cancer Pain Management

We offer a variety of treatments to effectively manage cancer pain.

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.

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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