Cancer Treatment Centers of America

 

Introduction

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) has five hospitals across the United States, located in major metropolitan areas: in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and Tulsa, Oklahoma, and near Atlanta, Georgia; Chicago, Illinois; and Phoenix, Arizona. Each of these state-of-the-art cancer centers is staffed by cancer experts who use leading-edge technologies and advanced treatments to deliver personalized, whole-person care. The CTCA® integrative treatment model treats cancer with conventional approaches like surgery, immunotherapy and chemotherapy, while also offering evidence-informed supportive therapies to manage cancer-related side effects, all under one roof.

We treat patients from all over the world. Nearly 70% of Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) patients travel to one of our hospitals from another state or country. On average, our patients travel 300 to 500 miles by plane, train, or automobile to reach one of our facilities. Why?

Our physicians have expertise in treating many forms of cancer – every stage, every day. Our hospitals offer advanced technologies and tools to fight cancer, combining them with supportive care services to help reduce side effects and improve quality of life – all under one roof. Our patients receive an individualized, comprehensive treatment plan from a team of cancer experts.

1331 E. Wyoming Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19124

Patient Services

When you come to CTCA® as an international patient, we will make you feel comfortable and supported throughout your stay. Our goal is to help you return to your home country, and back to your life, as quickly as possible. To help you feel at ease during your stay, CTCA offers the following services for all patients at any of our five U.S.-based facilities:

Diagnosis and supportive treatment plan in one building: Members of your care team all work under one roof, collaborating regularly with you and one another during your diagnosis and treatment. You will not need to worry about navigating a large campus or locating multiple buildings during your stay with us.

Language services: On-site medical interpreters, translated medical forms, remote video interpretation and other services are available. These services are provided at no cost once you begin treatment as a patient.

Custom dietary options: Meals are made according to your needs and preferences.

Business centers: We offer our patients access to computers, printers, high-speed Internet service, Wifi, and video calling services.

Travel service teams: Our travel and accommodations experts help patients and caregivers arrange long- or short-term transportation, lodging, and other logistics.

Private inpatient rooms: Each of our rooms offers privacy, comfort and unlimited guest visiting hours.

Daily excursions: Throughout your visit, our transportation team will be available to drive you around town, including to restaurants, malls, movie theaters, hair and nail salons, food stores, museums and other local spots.

Service Lines

  • Oncology
 

Notable Physicians

Dr. George Daneker, Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Ricardo Alvarez, Medical Oncologist

Dr. Maurie Markman, Medical Oncologist

Dr. Pamela Crilley, Medical Oncologist

Dr. Brion Randolph, Medical Oncologist

Dr. John Farley, Gynecologic Oncologist

Dr. Steven Standiford, Surgical Oncologist

International Solutions

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