Coordinated cancer care

Our cancer care teams are comprised of a variety of specialists to help support you during the course of your cancer treatment. This team includes medical oncologists that are specially trained to diagnose and treat cancer. Medical oncologists determine the best therapy options for you, oversee your cancer treatment plan, and are your main point of contact during all stages of your cancer treatment. Therapies commonly used for cancer treatment include:


Cancer centers

To find an oncologist at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, call 312.926.2520 (Galter Pavilion) or 312.472.3650 (Prentice).


To learn more or schedule an appointment with a specialist at Northwestern Medicine Kishwaukee Hospital Cancer Center, please call 815.756.5255 or TTY for the hearing impaired 815.756.6448. For appointments at Northwestern Medicine Valley West Hospital Cancer Center please call 815.786.9197 or TTY for the hearing impaired 815.786.3711.