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Why UVA Health for Blood Cancer Treatment

Leukemia. Lymphoma. Multiple myeloma. Myelodysplastic syndromes. Treating blood cancers like these takes experience, expertise, compassion, and collaboration. You'll find all of this and more at UVA Health.

UVA Health is a National Cancer Institute Comprehensive Cancer Center. This title honors our leadership in cancer research, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention. We're the first such center in Virginia — and one of just 56 in the country.

You can rely on UVA Health for a team-based approach to blood cancer care. Our staff includes specialists in every major form of blood cancer. We use highly advanced tools to make accurate diagnoses earlier and choose the best treatment for you. And our doctors work closely with our researchers to bring you targeted, life-saving therapies.

The moment you're diagnosed with cancer is one you may never forget. At UVA Health, we'll do all we can to help you through your journey.

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UVA Health cancer doctors are available to provide a second opinion on your cancer diagnosis or care plan.

Why UVA Health for Cancer Treatment

  • We are Virginia's first National Cancer Institute (NCI) Comprehensive Cancer Center. This means NCI funds cutting-edge cancer care for our patients.
  • U.S. News & World Report rated our cancer services as "high performing" for 2023-24.
  • We take a team approach in which doctors work across specialties to offer you a personalized treatment plan.
  • We offer access to clinical trials, including early-phase trials, available nowhere else in the region.
  • Our genetic counselors guide you, your family, and your doctors to a plan of care that's right for you.
  • Our social workers, nutritionists, rehabilitation specialists, and palliative care experts help you take care of your body during your cancer journey.
  • You have options for where to get your cancer care. In addition to Charlottesville, you can access care in Augusta, Culpeper, Pantops, and other locations throughout central Virginia. See all our cancer care locations.