For many cancers, Rush University Cancer Center offers clinics where teams of different specialists work together to care for you, from diagnosis through treatment and follow-up. These teams gather to review diagnostic tests, discuss your condition and develop a treatment plan just for you.
A dedicated nurse coordinator arranges all services to ensure that you receive care in a timely and efficient manner.
Comprehensive cancer clinics are dedicated to the following:
- Bone marrow and stem cell transplantation
- Brain cancer
- Breast cancer
- Gastrointestinal cancers
- Gynecologic cancers
- Head and neck cancers
- Lung and chest tumors
- Multiple myeloma
- Myelodysplastic syndrome and myeloproliferative disorders
- Prostate cancer
- Soft tissue tumors
- Spine tumors
As part of cancer care at Rush University Cancer Center, the following services are also available through the comprehensive clinics:
- Support services for patients with cancer, including counseling and complementary therapies
- Second opinion services and virtual second opinions for cancer.