Specialists and Care Centers

Skin Cancer Specialists and Care Centers

Northwestern Medicine offers comprehensive, compassionate care from a multidisciplinary team at modern, patient-centered facilities. Through the Northwestern Medicine Skin Cancer Institute within the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University*, we are able to provide specialized patient care and to spearhead high-impact research, education and training.

The Skin Cancer Institute is deeply committed to providing advanced care for skin cancer and reversing the growing prevalence of all forms of skin cancer. The multidisciplinary leadership at the institute coordinates dermatology, surgical oncology, medical oncology and radiation oncology care with translational research.

The institute is also the Chicago area's leading site for the care of patients with skin cancers and is proud to offer a comprehensive and patient-centered clinical program. Our five areas of excellence are:

  • Melanoma
  • Cutaneous T-cell lymphoma
  • Epithelial cancer/basal and squamous cell cancers
  • Skin cancer education
  • Skin complications of cancer therapies

Leading-edge clinical and lab-based research to benefit our patients with cancer is a critical component of the Skin Cancer Institute.

Cancer care centers

Battling cancer is a multistep journey that may require many visits. During treatment, you need to devote your energy to getting healthy, not getting to the next appointment. That’s why treatment and support services at Northwestern Medicine are conveniently located throughout Chicago and the surrounding suburbs, so you can get quick access to all the expertise and support you need, close to home.

Find location and contact information for our cancer treatment centers below.



Related Resources

Cancer Support Services and Resources BrochureA guide for patients of the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University.

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