Blood Cancer Center
The UMass Memorial Cancer Center offers personalized, high-quality care in patient-focused settings at four convenient locations: UMass Memorial Medical Center, UMass Memorial Health – HealthAlliance-Clinton Hospital, UMass Memorial Health – Harrington Hospital and UMass Memorial Health – Marlborough Hospital. We work with the University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School on extensive cancer research and clinical trials, so our patients benefit from the latest diagnostic and treatment options.
Getting Diagnosed with Blood Cancer
If you have been diagnosed with a hematological malignancy, or cancer of the blood, bone marrow or lymph nodes, you may feel worried or anxious. It helps to know that our team of blood cancer experts will guide you through your options and provide you with the best cancer treatment plan possible. The Hematology Oncology Program at UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester, Massachusetts, offers personalized, high-quality care in a patient-focused setting.
As multidisciplinary care practitioners, the Hematology Oncology Program at UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester, Massachusetts brings specialists together in a single setting to discuss each patient’s diagnosis and develop a thorough treatment plan. In most cases, you’ll only need a single appointment to meet with our team members one-on-one. We’ll answer your questions, discuss your concerns, and attend to your physical and emotional needs. We also encourage the involvement of your loved ones throughout the care process to complement the support we provide.
Blood Cancers We Treat
- Non-Hodgkin and Hodgkin lymphoma
- Multiple myeloma
- Bleeding and clotting disorders
Blood Cancer Services We Provide
- Blood and marrow transplantation in a dedicated eight-bed specialized care unit
- Access to promising new treatments and targeted therapies through our participation in regional and national clinical trials
- Targeted therapy
- Stem cell transplant
- Radiation therapy
- Cancer support programs
- Specialized nursing, social work, nutritional counseling and home care