Hematology Oncology Clinical Care
UMass Memorial cancer care specialists work together to provide diagnostic services, and surgical and oncology treatments in close coordination with the patient's primary care physician. We treat a variety of cancers with sensitivity and compassion. More advanced treatments, including blood and marrow transplant services, are available at UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester.
The UMass Memorial Cancer Center provides comprehensive care to patients in Central Massachusetts and throughout New England. Through our partnership with the University of Massachusetts Medical School, the Cancer Center conducts extensive research and clinical trials, and utilizes the latest discoveries from laboratories and research centers worldwide. Access to these resources enables our specialists to offer the most advanced diagnoses and treatments available in our region, ensuring optimal care for every patient.
Understanding the emotional as well as physical effects of cancer, our Cancer Center staff is dedicated to treating the whole patient in an environment of compassion and respect. Through a multidisciplinary approach to cancer prevention, early diagnosis and innovative treatment, support services such as oncology nursing, social work, nutritional counseling, home care coordination, educational seminars, support groups, an active volunteer program, and on-site American Cancer Society resource rooms are available to patients and their families.