MedStar Georgetown is a part of the MedStar Georgetown Cancer Institute, a collaborative program that brings together several of the area’s top cancer specialists with a remarkable depth and breadth of expertise and experience in the diagnosis, treatment and cancer care for both adults and children. Our specialists in specific cancers are utilizing the most advanced technology and working as multidisciplinary teams to assure that each patient has an individualized cancer care treatment plan.
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital’s Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, the DC region’s only comprehensive cancer center as designated by the National Cancer Institute, serves as the research engine for the Network. Our cancer care specialists are committed to further advancing cancer treatment through basic and translational research, innovative clinical trials and a deeply embedded commitment to providing care for the emotional and physical challenges people with cancer face.
The depth and breadth of our network provides everything you need for top cancer care:
— AARP (@AARP) May 12, 2015
For more information or to schedule an appointment with a cancer specialist, please call our scheduling line.
Beginning March 6, 2017, a new security gate will be in place at the Canal Road entrance to the Georgetown University campus. This security gate was installed by Georgetown University in an effort to create a more secure and pedestrian-friendly campus by preventing unauthorized vehicles from entering the campus.
Only patients of the Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center and patients participating in Yates Aquatic Therapy may use the Canal Road entrance, but they must have a document given to them by MedStar Georgetown to obtain access through this entrance.
All other patients or visitors to the Hospital must access the Hospital via Reservoir Road.
Thank you for observing this restricted entrance. We appreciate your consideration and cooperation.
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.