Patients at The University of Colorado Cancer Center in metro Denver gain the benefit of groundbreaking research and clinical trials at the state’s only NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center – one of only 47 in the nation.
The state’s only NCI-designated cancer center
The University of Colorado Cancer Center at University of Colorado Hospital in metro Denver is one of only 47 NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers in the nation and is the only such center within the state.
What does this mean? It means our patients gain the benefit of groundbreaking research and clinical trials and providing access to those trials to all of the communities we serve. And, of course, it means they get exemplary patient care. Our 5-year cancer outcomes far outpace state averages as well as those of many other cancer centers in the U.S.
Live in a community far from Denver?
We’re bringing access to quality cancer care to Coloradans in other parts of the state. Learn about our Community Engagement program.
At the CU Cancer Center, you will find options for diagnosis, treatment and support – both during and after care – not available anywhere else in Colorado. We are committed to providing world-class care and service for our patients.
- Our doctors are highly trained in the treatment of specific cancer types using the latest technology and therapies.
- We provide a multidisciplinary team approach to care. That means we make it easy for you to access multidisciplinary clinical teams, including surgeons, oncologists, pathologists, radiologists, nurses, social workers, geneticists and counselors at one location and in one visit.
- Our experts are known for excellence in cancer diagnosis and staging – the first steps for getting proper cancer care.
An exercise program for cancer patients.
If you’re looking for treatment for childhood cancers and blood disorders, please visit Children’s Hospital Colorado. Children’s Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders is affiliated with us, and it is considered to be one of the top pediatric cancer programs in the United States.