Cancer Care

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We know how to treat cancer.
The cancer center at RWJ Hamilton integrates a medical practice with leading oncology specialists, outpatient treatment and support services. As an affiliate of the Rutgers Cancer Institute, the only National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center in New Jersey, we provide access to research and new scientific advances for the treatment of all types of malignancies and blood disorders. The oncology program is accredited by the American College of Surgeons’ Commission on Cancer and the breast program is also accredited by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers. 

What we treat:

  • Breast cancer
  • Gastrointestinal cancer, including liver, pancreatic and colon cancers
  • Gynecologic Cancer, including ovarian and cervical cancers
  • Head & Neck Cancer, including brain, oral and thyroid cancers
  • Lung (thoracic) cancer
  • Urologic cancer, including prostate, bladder and kidney cancers
  • Leukemia / lymphoma / hematologic malignancies
  • Melanoma and soft tissue malignancies
We also know how to treat people.
At RWJ Hamilton, we treat each patient as a unique person — tailoring treatment, education and support to individual needs. Our cancer care team works tirelessly to ensure you enjoy the best possible quality of life during and after treatment. A dedicated oncology social worker supports the psychosocial needs of patients and provides financial counseling. Nurse navigators provide added support and education from diagnosis through treatment and survivorship.

Built beyond the walls of the hospital.
The outpatient cancer center provides added convenience and comfort for its patients, including convenient parking and an infusion center that overlooks healing gardens designed by the renowned Grounds For Sculpture. Multiple services are available at the center, providing one convenient destination for cancer care, from lab work to social work.

On-Site Medical Services 

  • Oncology medical practice 
  • Infusion and radiation treatment areas
  • Laboratory
  • Pharmacy
  • Nutrition counseling
  • Rehabilitation services       
  • Research program / clinical trials
  • Genetic testing and counseling
  • Nurse navigators for disease-specific care 
  • Social worker dedicated providing support services, financial assistance and a cancer resource library
  • Integrative therapy and holistic practitioners