- Accepting Candidates
- 18 Years - N/A
The UF Health Cancer Center in Northeast Florida comprises multidisciplinary teams of University of Florida surgeons, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists and other cancer specialists, working together to use the latest diagnostic and therapeutic innovations.
In addition to offering standard cancer treatment options, the UF Health Proton Therapy Institute on the UF Health Jacksonville campus offers patients advanced treatment with minimal side effects for certain cancers.
We provide comprehensive treatment plans for all types of cancers — from common to the very rare — and are involved in numerous clinical trials, enabling us to offer more options to improve outcomes.
Our team provides you with a safe place to ask questions or share concerns. UF Health Jacksonville also offers support groups and classes for cancer patients and caregivers.
Cancer care programs
The UF Health Jacksonville cancer program is accredited by the Commission on Cancer, a quality program of the American College of Surgeons.
Clinical Trials: Cancer
UF Health research scientists make medicine better every day. They discover new ways to help people by running clinical trials. When you join a clinical trial, you can get advanced medical care. Sometimes years before it's available everywhere. You can also help make medicine better for everyone else. If you'd like to learn more about clinical trials, visit our clinical trials page. Or click one of the links below:
- Parlyn D Hatch, Smita Sharma
- Accepting Candidates
Community and Patient Programs: Cancer
Our community and patient programs provide great value to patients, families and loved ones. People can find support, educational materials, expert consultants and more. In most instances, these programs are offered free of charge.
Connect with others who understand the challenges of living with breast cancer. Our caring team will navigate discussions and activities to enhance overall wellness, and provide a safe place to ask questions and share concerns.
Meeting the emotional, physical and humanistic needs of oral and head and neck cancer patients and their caregivers.
News and Patient Stories: Cancer
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