Cancer Centers

Top cancer treatment center for: Gastrointestinal, thoracic, and endocrine (thyroid cancer).

MD Anderson (www.mdanderson.org), 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, Texas 77030

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is a non-profit institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Houston, Texas. MD Anderson Cancer Center also provides both academic cancer research facilities and cancer treatment center for patients. MD Anderson was ranked multiple times one of the top hospitals in cancer care in US News & World Report since 1990. MD Anderson Cancer Center specializes (recognized as one of the best cancer treatment for) in gastrointestinal, thoracic, and endocrine cancers. MD Anderson provides unique services including stem cell transplantation, cellular therapy, reconstructive surgery, and proton therapy. Innovative services include nanomedicine and neuroimmunology, laser interstatial thermal therapy, APBI, proton Therapy, SBRT, SRS.

Top cancer treatment center for: Leukemia, lung and colon cancers, breast cancer, ovarian cancer.

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (www.mskcc.org), 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10065

MSKCC provide treatments for many types of cancer, as well as involved in clinical trials and cancer research efforts. A lot of efforts at MSKCC are focused on immunooncology,
immune regulation, and the concept of immune checkpoint blockade therapy. Multiple tests were developed to detect gene mutations and other cancer related aberrations to better understand how specific mutations affect cancer treatment and disease progression, thus changing how cancer is treated. The Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center was the top-ranked cancer hospital in the United States for 2014-2015, according to the annual rankings from U.S. News & World Report. Specialization in stem cell transplantation, interventional radiology, minimal access surgery, robot assisted surgery, hyper-thermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy, intraoperative radiation therapy, clinical trials in cancer vaccines.

Top cancer treatment center for: Lung cancer, breast and GI cancers, lymphoma, pancreatic cancer. 

The University of Pennsylvania – Abramson Cancer Center (www.pennmedicine.org/cancer), 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

The Abramson Cancer Center at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania is one of the top cancer hospitals due to its focus on innovative technologies in oncology and translational medicine. Hosts large number of clinical trials for breast, blood, lung, and pancreatic cancers. Oncology doctors perform bone marrow and stem cell transplantation procedures, hormone and proton therapies. Provide following innovative services: bone marrow and stem cell transplantation, HIV oncology program, proton therapy, genetic and genomic testing.

Top cancer treatment center for: Head and neck cancer, spinal tumors. 

The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at the Johns Hopkins University (www.hopkinsmedicine.org), 401 N. Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21287

Provide cancer treatment, clinical trials and cancer research. Substantial research efforts are focused on genetic cancer research and study of cancer as a genetic disease (genome sequencing studies that leads to the targets for potential genetic therapy). Hospital provides genetic testing services, as well as counseling and genetic therapies for cancer. Specialty includes robot-assisted cancer surgeries, plasmapherisis, stem cell transplants, cancer vaccine research, brain and spinal tumor program, head and neck cancer center, liver and melanoma cancer centers.

Top cancer treatment center for: Bladder cancer, gynecology, urology and ear, nose and throat diseases.

Roswell Park Cancer Institute (www.roswellpark.org), Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263

Many ongoing clinical trials, performs both research (genetics, cell stress biology, immunology, molecular biology) and cancer treatment based on personalized medicine program to ensure that even routine cancer care incorporates personalized genomic medicine. Offers a number of unique treatments and services, including transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (ATLENS) that helps patients who suffer from the intense dry mouth often associated with radiation treatments. Surgeons at Roswell have a broad range of expertise in complex surgery procedures from awake craniotomies to advanced endoscopies.

Specialty includes electronerve stimulation, advanced endoscopy, balloon kyphoplasty, interventional radiology, nuclear medicine, and photodynamic therapy.

Top cancer treatment center in Israel (cancer treatment care is substantially lower compared to US and Europe): 

Chaim Sheba Hospital Cancer Center (sheba-hospital.org.il), Tel-Aviv, Derech Sheba 2, Tel-Hashomer, Ramat-Gan, Israel

Specializes in breast and lung cancers, GI and thyroid cancers, leukemia and melanoma, sarcomas. Provides radiotherapy treatments, bone marrow transplantation, various types of chemotherapy. Department of brachytherapy treats about 300 patients annually. Hosts over 20 clinical studies per year. Overall, Sheba Medical Center consists of 150 medical offices and clinics and employ over 1,000 physicians and 4,000 nurses. Hospital provide cardiology services, treatments for genetic diseases, oncology, neurology, immunology, epidemiology, malignant diseases and injuries, as well as regenerative medicine and the use of stem cells. The center actively studies autoimmune diseases, hypertension, diabetes, and Alzheimer’s disease, as well as other neurodegenerative diseases in hopes of improving the quality of life of those afflicted by these ailments.

Top cancer treatment center in Australia:

Epworth Radiation Oncology (www.epworth.org.au), Melbourne , VIC , Australia

Focused on radiation cancer treatments using advanced medical equipment such as linear accelerators, external beam radiation therapy, image-guided radiation therapy and 3D planning computer imaging systems. Epworth also operates a Cancer Services Clinical Institute that performs cancer clinical trials and promotes collaboration between scientists and doctors. Clinicians have particular expertise in bone marrow transplantation, hormone therapy, immunotherapy, and pain management. Specialty includes stereotactic radiosurgery, linear accelerator, non-invasive radiation-based treatment for tumors, advanced imaging systems for tumor localization

Other cancer treatment centers:

  • Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women’s Cancer Center (Boston)
  • Duke University Medical Center (Durham, N.C.)
  • University of Chicago Hospitals
  • UCLA Medical Center (Los Angeles)
  • Massachusetts General Hospital (Boston)
  • Oslo Comprehensive Cancer Centre (Oslo, Norway)
  • Vall D’ Hebron Institute of Oncology (Barcelona, Spain)
  • Hong Kong Adventist Hospital (Hong Kong, China)