Access to Cancer Care

Access to Cancer Care.

Smilow Cancer Hospital and its Care Centers treat more cancer patients than any other hospital in Connecticut. We are dedicated to providing patients with individualized, innovative, convenient and caring medical treatment, bringing together some of the nation’s best minds to develop new methods to prevent, diagnose and treat cancer.

We consistently rank as one of the best hospitals in the nation for cancer care, and are among the very highest rated Comprehensive Cancer Centers in patient satisfaction.

Learn more about Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven and Smilow Cancer Hospital Care Centers

About Yale Cancer Center

Yale Cancer Center is a collaboration between nationally and internationally renowned scientists and physicians at Yale School of Medicine and Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven. This partnership enables Yale Cancer Center to provide the best approaches for prevention, detection, diagnosis and treatment for cancer.

Yale Cancer Center is a National Cancer Institute (NCI) designated comprehensive cancer center. Established in 1974, Yale Cancer Center is one of only 47 Centers in the nation and the only comprehensive center in Connecticut. Comprehensive cancer centers play a vital role in the advancement of the NCI's goal of reducing morbidity and mortality from cancer through scientific research, cancer prevention and innovative cancer treatment.

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