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Cancer Center

At UVA Cancer Center, you'll find the latest in research-based treatment options. To make sure everyone can access these services, we have state-of-the-art clinics throughout Virginia and telemedicine programs that reach rural communities. 

U.S. News & World Report has ranked UVA the No. 1 hospital in Virginia and our cancer services in the top 10% of the country. We're also the only cancer center in Virginia listed in Becker’s 100 hospitals and health systems with great oncology programs.

A Team Approach to Cancer Care

April had stage four colon cancer. Several doctors from UVA Cancer Center worked together to help her fight the disease. View April's cancer journey transcript.

An NCI-Designated Leader in Academic Research

We're one of 70 National Cancer Institute-designated cancer centers. As part of this renowned group of leaders, we stay ahead of the curve in cancer research, prevention, detection and treatment. Discover our cancer research programs.

Stem Cell Transplant Program

With leukemia, your stem cells produce abnormal, malfunctioning cells. A stem cell transplant introduces healthy stem cells into your body.

Our stem cell transplant program has the highest level of accreditation. This includes Federation for Accreditation of Cell Therapy (FACT) and National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP)/Be The Match Registry approval.

Get more information about UVA's Stem Cell Transplant Program.

Convenient Locations for Cancer Treatment

You don't just have to visit us at the Emily Couric Clinical Cancer Center in Charlottesville. You can access care in other locations throughout Central Virginia, including clinics in Fishersville, Culpeper and Pantops. Talk to your provider about finding care that's close to you.

Urgent Care

UVA cancer patients can visit the Oncology Urgent Care Clinic with urgent or same-day medical care needs. Avoid unnecessary visits to the emergency department or hospital. Get evaluation, lab work and treatment. Located in the Infusion Center at the Emily Couric Clinical Cancer Care building.

Palliative Care

Serious illness may require a special kind of care. Palliative care focuses on pain relief, symptom management and improving the quality of your life. Our palliative care providers can provide a holistic approach that offers emotional support as well as symptom relief. Explore UVA's palliative care services.


For Patients
The UVA Cancer Center team is dedicated to expert and compassionate care

Learn about your diagnosis and how to care for yourself during treatment. Find support groups and resources to help you heal and thrive.

See Cancer Center Support Services
For Researchers
Our research and clinical trials leads the way in cancer treatment development

We perform more than $55 million in funded research each year. Research spans from basic discovery to translational research to clinical trials and population health.

Join Research at UVA
For Referring Physicians
Expert oncologists and surgeons treat your patients

Referring your patients to the experts at UVA means connecting them to the latest care as you stay informed along the way. 

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Help Us Stop Cancer in its Tracks

At UVA Cancer Center, we’re not just caring for patients with the advanced treatments we have today. We’re continuing to push for what can be — asking the tough questions and pioneering advances that will one day stop cancer in its tracks. You can help us get there.