At Mayo Clinic, you are cared for by a team of experts who address your cancer diagnosis as well as your health needs beyond cancer. Our three campuses in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota enable us to treat you close to home.

Areas of expertise

Treatment options

Cancer resources

Research and clinical trials

As a world leader in cancer research, Mayo Clinic offers access to cancer clinical trials. Discoveries made during clinical trials may translate into leading-edge treatments. Mayo Clinic Cancer Center is the only multisite comprehensive cancer center.

Resources

Below are some helpful Internet resources on this topic. Mayo Clinic does not own or control any of these sites and is not responsible for their content. Inclusion of these sites does not imply endorsement by Mayo Clinic.

www.cancer.gov
National Cancer Institute

www.cancer.gov (en Español)
National Cancer Institute

www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus
MEDLINEplus – National Library of Medicine

www.healthfinder.gov
Health Finder

www.cancer.org
American Cancer Society

For medical professionals

Mayo Clinic oncologists treat virtually every type of cancer known from the most common to the most rare forms of disease. In addition, innovative treatments and services that facilitate diagnosis, reduce pain, and promote healing are available.

Diseases

Treatments and Services

Mayo Clinic's state-of-the-art facilities and expert staff make it possible to deliver the most innovative, progressive care anywhere. The cutting-edge treatments and services available include:

Mayo Clinic works with hundreds of insurance companies and is an in-network provider for millions of people. In most cases, Mayo Clinic doesn't require a physician referral. Some insurers require referrals or may have additional requirements for certain medical care. All appointments are prioritized on the basis of medical need.

This disease is treated by specialists in Hematology/Oncology and Radiation Oncology.

For appointments or more information, call the Central Appointment Office at 800-446-2279 (toll-free) 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mountain Standard Time, Monday through Friday or complete an online appointment request form.

This disease is treated by specialists in Hematology/Oncology and Radiation Oncology.

For appointments or more information, call the Central Appointment Office at 904-953-0853 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern time, Monday through Friday or complete an online appointment request form.

This disease is treated by specialists in Oncology, Radiation Oncology and Hematology.

For appointments or more information, call the Central Appointment Office at 507-538-3270 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Central time, Monday through Friday or complete an online appointment request form.

Please refer to the international appointment section to request appointments via phone.

See information on patient services at the three Mayo Clinic locations, including transportation options and lodging.

More than 16,000 new cancer patients receive treatment at Mayo Clinic each year, many of them receiving investigational therapies. Mayo Clinic researchers are intensively studying novel drug, immunologic, and gene therapies as well as surgical procedures to determine their potential for treatment of cancers. Mayo's clinical expertise aligns strongly with the research programs of the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center. The National Cancer Institute has designated the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center as a comprehensive cancer center in recognition of the superior depth and breadth of its capabilities. This alignment makes it possible for patients to enroll in cutting edge clinical cancer research studies, receive the most advanced treatments, and learn about their illness to actively participate in decisions about their treatment.

Pediatric tumors

The following list includes the most common types of cancer that occur in children.

Skin cancers

Cancer doctors recognize several types of skin cancer. Doctors in Mayo Clinic's Departments of Oncology and Dermatology treat all types of skin cancer.

Mar. 11, 2014