Let's Beat Cancer Together
During this unprecedented time, our cancer centers and hospitals have implemented numerous safeguards and taken extra precautions to provide a safe environment for our patients and staff while we continue to provide the most advanced cancer care. Many of our physicians offer both in-person appointments as well as telemedicine visits.
As New Jersey’s only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey together with RWJBarnabas Health provides patients access to the most advanced treatment options including complex surgical procedures, sophisticated radiation therapy techniques, innovative clinical trials, immunotherapy, and precision medicine. Our facilities also provide important cancer screenings including mammograms, colonoscopies, and lung cancer screenings.
Our physicians conduct pioneering clinical trials focused on the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of routine, rare and complex cancers and are at the forefront of clinical research. They are major contributors and leaders on clinical trials from the National Cancer Institute and international cooperative groups. Visit our clinical trials page to see if there’s a treatment right for you.
Our multidisciplinary team of oncologists, nurses, and oncology support professionals ensure a compassionate, comprehensive and personalized approach to diagnosing and treating all types of cancer for both adults and children. Patients are provided with an oncology nurse navigator to coordinate care, answer questions, provide guidance, and serve as an important member of their care team.
Creating a Safe Environment for our Oncology Patients & Staff
As the risks of COVID-19 become better understood, it is important for us to continue to provide the highest level of cancer care that you deserve. Our hospitals, our community, and our state have worked together to implement safeguards to protect your health and safety during the COVID-19 pandemic. We understand that patients may have concerns with seeking medical care at this time however, it is important to continue your cancer care. With our patients and team members at the forefront, our cancer centers and hospitals are taking the appropriate precautions and using best practices to continue to ensure the highest quality of cancer care, protection, support and comfort for all of our patients.
Cancers We Treat
At our facilities across New Jersey, physicians provide the most individualized course of care with access to the comprehensive array of advanced cancer technologies and treatments including:
- Proton Therapy
- Gamma Knife
- Tomo Therapy
- Minimally Invavsive and Robotic Surgery
- Clinical Trials
- Precision Medicine
- Blood and Marrow Transplant
- CAR T-Cell Therapy
- Complex Surgical Oncology Procedures
- Hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC)
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Cancer Service Center Locations
Pediatric Cancer Service Center Locations
The Bristol-Myers Squibb Children's Hospital at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick
The Valerie Fund Children’s Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders at The Unterberg Children’s Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch
The Valerie Fund Children’s Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders at Children’s Hospital of New Jersey, Newark