Yale Cancer Center combines a tradition of innovative cancer treatment and quality care for patients. A National Cancer Institute (NCI) designated comprehensive cancer center for over 43 years, Yale Cancer Center is one of only 47 centers in the nation. Comprehensive cancer centers play a vital role in the advancement of the NCI’s goal of reducing illness and death from cancer through scientific research, cancer prevention, and innovative cancer treatment.
Our physicians, nurses, scientists, and staff are leaders in cancer research and care. We treat patients at Smilow Cancer Hospital through multidisciplinary teams who work together to make sure that every aspect of a patient’s treatment plan is well managed.