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Cancer Services

Cancer Services at UH Seidman Cancer Center

At University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center, our team of caregivers provides the most advanced forms of cancer care, from prevention, screening, diagnosis, treatment through survivorship. Our single disease-focused teams design personalized cancer treatment plans for every patient who entrusts their care to us.

Your health is important. Get expert care.

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Diagnosis and Treatment of Cancer

Diagnosis and Treatment

With a focus on early detection and advanced cancer care, we offer state-of-the-art diagnostic technology, leading-edge treatment options, and innovative clinical trials to treat all stages of cancer.
Team of Cancer Experts

Team of Cancer Experts

Our specialized cancer care teams provide input on each patient’s case to develop a consistent treatment plan, resulting in more effective and efficient care.
Research and Clinical Trials

Research and Clinical Trials

We are dedicated to advancing cancer care through clinical trials and research that develop and test innovative treatment options, with the goal of enhancing patient care.
Community-Based Cancer Care

Community-Based Cancer Care

Our nationally recognized cancer care is available at 18 convenient Northeast Ohio locations, so patients can receive care in a comfortable setting, close to home.

Second Opinions

A cancer patient receiving a second opinion at UH Seidman Cancer Center

By getting a second opinion at a NCI-designated comprehensive cancer center, you are most likely to get the most accurate diagnosis and the most comprehensive and up-to-date treatment plan.

New Patients

Meeting with a surgeon is often the first step in cancer treatment. Learn more for the following types of cancer:

Compassionate Care

Mandel Childs hugs his provider at UH Seidman Cancer Center

Learn more about the compassionate care with our team.

Part of an Elite Group of Cancer Treatment Centers

UH Seidman Cancer Center has been designated Case Comprehensive Cancer Center by the the National Cancer Institute (NCI)UH Seidman Cancer Center is part of the NCI-designated Case Comprehensive Cancer Center at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. Through this program, the National Cancer Institute (NCI) recognizes centers around the country that meet rigorous standards for transdisciplinary, state-of-the-art research focused on developing new and better approaches to preventing, diagnosing and treating cancer.

With some of the most advanced technology available, dedicated and skilled clinicians, and participation in hundreds of clinical trials, UH Seidman Cancer Center is a leading resource in the nation in the fight against cancer, and consistently ranks among the top cancer hospitals in the country out of more than 4,750 medical centers, according to U.S. News & World Report.

Innovation and Technology

UH Seidman Cancer Center is home to the latest cancer treatment protocols and the most advanced innovation and technology for diagnosing and treating cancer. Among them are the PET/MRI machine, a hybrid scanner that helps physicians better understand disease development. Our cancer treatment center is the first U.S. cancer hospital to have this technology. We were also the first in Northeast Ohio to offer proton therapy, which targets cancer cells with pinpoint accuracy. Additionally, we offer promising new techniques in immunotherapy, including CAR-T cell therapy, which uses the patient’s own immune system to fight cancer.

Cancer Screening & Prevention

Preserve and protect your health with age-appropriate cancer screenings and vaccinations.

First in Northeast Ohio to Offer Proton Therapy

We are proud to offer proton therapy, an advanced form of radiation that targets tumors with pinpoint accuracy and can decrease side effects and improve quality of life during treatment.

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Talk to a Cancer Nurse

The UH Seidman Cancer Center team is here to help you. Talk with one of our UH cancer nurses about your diagnosis, treatment options, and clinical trials.
Cancer information line: 1-800-641-2422
Patient Resources

Patient Resources

At UH, we offer education and support for patients and families dealing with cancer. Learn more about resources for patients:
  • Talk to our health librarian: 216-286-4636
  • Visit our Patient Resources section.

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Free-Standing Cancer Hospital in Cleveland, OH

Located on the main campus of University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio, UH Seidman Cancer Center opened in spring 2011. The 375,000-square-foot cancer treatment center houses all of our cancer services under one roof to optimize patient-and family-centered care, provide the latest therapies, enhance collaboration and promote clinical research and education.

UH Seidman Cancer Center offers nationally recognized cancer care right in your community through 18 community-based locations. Whether you are coming to our main cancer treatment center in Cleveland for advanced therapy, or receiving outpatient treatment at a UH location close to where you live, you will receive the same expert, compassionate care from our dedicated team.

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One of the Best Cancer Hospitals in the Country 20+ Years

Scanning equipment at UH Seidman Cancer Center

UH Seidman Cancer Center has been ranked as one of the best cancer hospitals in the country for over 20 consecutive years by U.S. News & World Report.

Patients & Visitors

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Make a gift today to support research and patient care at UH Seidman Cancer Center.

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