Donate to Cancer Care Research, Patient Care and Education
More than 1.5 million adults, teens and children will be diagnosed with some form of cancer in the United States in 2019. Northwestern Medicine, one of the top cancer care hospitals in the country, treats over 10,000 patients diagnosed with cancer in leading edge facilities located throughout the greater Chicago metropolitan area. Thanks to your generous donations to the Northwestern Memorial Foundation, clinical trials and research continue to develop new prevention, diagnostic and treatment programs for our patients. Our board certified teams of oncologists, radiologists and surgeons are able to deliver comprehensive treatment programs for cancer patients. A cancer diagnosis can be overwhelming for both the patient and their loved ones. Education, resources and support services are key components of cancer care delivery at Northwestern Medicine.
The cancer care teams at Northwestern Medicine use the latest technology to diagnose and develop treatment options for multiple forms of cancer. Northwestern Medicine is in the forefront of designing and delivering treatments for:
- Dermatologic Cancers
- HIV/AIDS-Related Cancers
- Blood Cancers
- Head, Neck, Brain and Spine Cancers
- Breast and Gynecological Cancers
Board certified psychologists, specially trained nurses, support staff and are committed to delivering compassionate and respectful care to patients and their families. Many treatment programs can present special challenges and our staff is available for patients every step of the way. Some of the treatment programs for cancer patients include chemo, proton and radiation therapies, microwave ablation, hyperthermia as well as cryoablation, intervention oncology and surgery. Many of the treatment components can be delivered inpatient and outpatient at our friendly and cancer centers conveniently located throughout the greater Chicago area.
Pain management specialists, nutritionists and physical therapists are often part of the cancer care teams at Northwestern Medicine. Our priority is not only to combat cancer, but address and treat the side effects cancer patients may experience throughout the delivery of their treatment programs.
Cancer Care Research, Patient Care and Education Donation
Please make a gift to Northwestern Memorial Foundation to advance research and clinical trials to help increase diagnostic and treatment options for those suffering from cancer.