Jason Luke, MD, with patient and patient's wife

Obtaining a second opinion when you’ve been diagnosed with cancer is a very common practice. Seeking the opinion of an expert in cancer care can ease your mind and help you feel more secure in the decisions you are making. At the University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center, we welcome patients who seek second opinions for cancer care.

Our expert teams focus on certain cancer diagnoses and work side-by-side to select the best treatment plan for each patient. In addition to recommending standard therapies, our physicians may also offer innovative treatment options not widely available at most hospitals, including clinical trials that may be right for you. For patients who may have a hereditary form of cancer, we offer Illinois' longest-running Cancer Risk and Prevention Clinic that provides comprehensive evaluation, prevention and risk reduction for patients and families at high risk for primary or recurrent cancers.

Call Us for a Second Opinion

For stem cell transplant, please call 1-773-702-1994.

For all other cancer appointments, please call: 1-855-702-8222.

Convenient Locations for Cancer Care

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Check-in desk at the Orland Park location

For New Cancer Patients

Supportive oncology team, including Chris Daugherty, MD

Helping You Cope With Cancer