The goals of the MedStar Georgetown Cancer Institute is to coordinate cancer services for patients, to significantly expand and support the important research and clinical trials embedded within Georgetown's Lombardi Comprehensive Center, as well as to extend the magnitude and reach of our oncologic services.
Treatments: From the Proven to the Promising
We provide all the cancer treatments you expect, plus some you might not. Treatments are always supported or driven by the latest research, including such sophisticated offerings as CyberKnife radiation, targeted therapies and minimally invasive surgery — endoscopic, laparoscopic or robotic-assisted. Our seamless care is backed by electronic medical records and top support services like genetic counseling and cancer rehab.
Our surgical oncologists are fellowship-trained and not only have this experience, but work with a multidisciplinary team of expert specialists. Together, we develop a treatment plan that will be most effective for you. We base our recommendations on the latest research and use state-of-the-art surgical procedures. Learn more about Surgical Oncology at MedStar Georgetown.
The Department of Radiation Oncology at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is dedicated to promoting health and wellness through expert and compassionate clinical care. By providing research offerings, leadership training and cutting-edge technology, we are able to offer patients the most advanced cancer treatment options in one, multidisciplinary clinic. Learn more about Radiation Medicine at MedStar Georgetown.
Learn more about MedStar Georgetown University Hospital's Cancer Care programs:
Make an Appointment
For more information or to schedule an appointment with a cancer specialist, please call our scheduling line.
Cancer Care Patient Resources
- Patient Handbook (PDF)
- Support Services
- Your Healthcare Team
- Hope Connections for Cancer Support - Offers support groups and educational classes for people with cancer and their caregivers.
Awards & Recognitions
Our Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center is one of only 47 comprehensive cancer centers in the nation and the only one in the Washington, DC, area. Award received since 1974.
National Accreditation from the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons
As an CoC-accredited cancer center, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital takes a multidisciplinary approach to treating cancer as a complex group of diseases.