Treatments & Procedures
Taussig Cancer Institute offers many clinical trials and programs and clinics for specialized care including bone marrow transplantation, palliative medicine, pain management, and geriatric oncology.
A medical oncologist is a physician who specializes in treating cancer and is often the first person you will consult with about the treatment best suited for you. The needs of every individual with cancer are different. The best treatment for you depends on many factors such as the type of cancer you have and other health considerations.
Blood & Marrow Transplants
Treatment for some blood cancers or disorders such as leukemia or lymphoma may involve blood and marrow transplantation.
Cancer Treatment Guides
Downloadable treatment guides on prevention, treatment, specialists and services for specific types of cancers.
Destroying or disabling cancer cells with drugs or medicines.
A type of treatment that acts on the body's hormones to stop or slow the growth of cancer.
Using your body's own immune system to help fight cancer.
Preventing and controlling pain associated with cancer or its treatment.
Using precision X-rays to kill cancer cells or prevent them from growing.
Offering unparalleled surgical oncology expertise as an integrated part of patient care.
Cancer Answers & Appointments
Speak with a cancer nurse specialist for appointment assistance and for answers to your questions about cancer locally at 216.444.7923 or toll-free 1.866.223.8100.
Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (ET).
Resources for medical professionals
- Outpatient appointment referrals: 216.444.7923 or 866.223.8100
- Inpatient hospital transfers: 800.553.5056
- Referring Physician Concierge: 216.444.6196 or 216.312.4910.
Search available cancer clinical trials by disease, hospital, phase or number.
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