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Cancer Center at Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital

In Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital


In choosing Northwestern Medicine you benefit from having a best-in-class system of facilities, treatments and expertise available to you. Comprehensive cancer care is conveniently accessible throughout the northern suburbs, including locations in Lake Forest as well as Grayslake and Glenview. Collaboration and partnership is also extended to Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University in Chicago, and to the western suburbs with the inclusion of proton therapy. No matter where you live or work, you have access to compassionate care, the latest research, innovative clinical trials and leading-edge treatment.

This location is also home to the Posy Krehbiel Breast Care Center.

Parking and Transportation

The hospital Main Entrance is located at 1000 North Westmoreland Road. Both valet and self-parking options are available in Parking Lots 1 and 2.

Patients of the Cancer Center can use the hospital’s dedicated North Entrance and Parking Lot 1.

The Emergency Department and Maternity Services are located inside the hospital’s South Entrance. A circle drive can be used for patient drop-off, while close self-parking is available in Lot 3.

Patient parking for the Bays and McGaw medical office buildings is located just east of the McGaw Medical Building. Patients and visitors can also park in a new lot adjacent to the 700 building.

As always, patients and visitors to the medical office buildings are encouraged to take advantage of our complimentary valet service, located at the main hospital and the main entrances of the Bays (900) and the McGaw (800) Medical Buildings.

Valet Parking is complimentary and available during the following hours:

  • 900 Building Entrance 7:30 am–5:00 pm
  • 800 Building Entrance 7:30 am–5:00 pm
  • Hospital Main Entrance 5:30 am–5:00 pm

Parking Lots and Entrances

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Patient and Visitor Information

Hours of Operation

8:00 am–4:30 pm
8:00 am–4:30 pm
8:00 am–4:30 pm
8:00 am–4:30 pm
8:00 am–4:30 pm

Northwestern Medicine offers several amenities, including flower and gift shops, online services, and food and beverage options, for your convenience. Download our Services and Amenities Map.


Finding the right treatment–and the right team–is crucial to healing and returning to an active life. Our experts use technology and comprehensive services to treat a wide range of cancers.

Cancers we treat include:

  • Bladder
  • Gynecological
  • Pancreatic
  • Blood
  • Head/neck
  • Prostate
  • Brain
  • Kidney
  • Sarcoma
  • Breast
  • Lung
  • Skin
  • Colorectal
  • Lymphoma
  • Testicular
  • Gastrointestinal

We offer state-of-the-art imaging technology such as PET/CT scans and 3D tomographic mammography to identify potential concerns. If cancer is found, we have a comprehensive, seamless treatment approach, along with a strong focus on post-treatment healing and return to wellness, such as leading-edge expertise in breast reconstruction surgery and male infertility.

Our dedicated team includes:

  • Board-certified medical oncologists, surgeons and radiation oncologists
  • Specially trained oncology nurses
  • Nurse navigators
  • Physical therapists
  • Nutritionists
  • Oncology Social Workers

Your team members meet weekly to discuss your progress. That information will then be shared with you and your loved ones to ensure everyone is a part of the cancer care journey and decision-making process.

Why Choose Us

Northwestern Medicine facilities offer access to world-class patient care across the greater Chicagoland area and Northern Illinois. Anchored by Northwestern Memorial Hospital, the No. 1 hospital in Illinois by U.S. News & World Report, our clinical and administrative staff and medical and science faculty come together every day with a shared commitment to superior quality, academic excellence, scientific discovery and patient safety.

With Northwestern Memorial HealthCare, we’re dedicated to consistently providing high-quality, cost-effective, patient-focused care. We seek to improve the health of the communities, individuals, family and friends we serve by delivering a broad range of services with leading medicine and compassion. Because what makes us better, makes you better.

Designed and Located With Your Care in Mind

You don’t have to travel far for excellent care. Depending on your treatment plan, appointments may be available at the following locations:

Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital
1000 North Westmoreland Road, North Entrance, Level 1
Lake Forest, Illinois 60045

Northwestern Medicine Grayslake Outpatient Center
1475 East Belvidere Road
Grayslake, Illinois 60030

Northwestern Medicine Glenview Outpatient Center
2701 Patriot Boulevard
Glenview, Illinois 60026