A specialized approach to cancer care
At Rush, we understand that a cancer diagnosis changes everything. When you’re at the Rush University Cancer Center you’ll find the advanced care, compassion and support you need, all from teams of experts dedicated to getting you through this time.
And that’s just the beginning.
Our nationally renowned teams of cancer specialists work together and with you to create personalized care plans that address all aspects of your care — from diagnosis and treatment to supportive care and survivorship.
As one of the leading academic medical centers in the nation, Rush offers the most advanced cancer care, including immunotherapies, targeted therapies and minimally invasive surgical options. You’ll also have access to clinical trials that are looking at novel approaches to treating a wide range of cancers.
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Excellence in cancer care
Specialized multidisciplinary care teams
At Rush you may receive care through one of the many Coleman Foundation Comprehensive Cancer Clinics. At the clinics, you’ll meet with your whole care team together in a single visit and will leave with a personalized care plan. Your team may include oncologists, surgical oncologists, oncologists, nurse coordinators and other specialists.
Accredited cancer center
The Rush University Cancer Center is fully accredited by the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons.
Leader in precision medicine
The Rush University Cancer Center works closely with Tempus — a biotechnology company analyzes your specific genetic and clinical data to and then provides information about how your specific cancer may respond to targeted treatments. This information will help your clinical team at Rush determine the most effective treatments for your specific cancer.
"The clinical teams at Rush work tirelessly to help our patients not only survive, but thrive after being diagnosed with cancer. Our team never forgets that having our patients’ trust is a privilege, and it motivates us to do everything possible to help them in their battle against cancer."