Why Choose Middlesex for Cancer Care?
A cancer diagnosis presents many choices—and one of the most important decisions you’ll make is where to receive treatments and extensive cancer care.
At the Middlesex Hospital Cancer Center, we believe that fighting cancer means never giving up. Our award-winning team of clinical oncologists and surgeons, and health providers delivers compassionate, comprehensive cancer care using today’s most advanced technology and techniques to prevent, diagnose, and treat a variety of cancers. We collaborate with the leaders, institutions, and people in the communities we serve to uphold our mission and vision of making high quality cancer care, services, and education accessible to you, your family, and your neighbors.
Comprehensive, Clinical Cancer Care
Middlesex Hospital Cancer Center offers the highest quality clinical cancer care for the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and management of cancer and cancer-related conditions. Recognized for measurable success and excellence in clinical outcomes, coordination of cancer care, and customer service, our multidisciplinary team works with patients and families to customize treatment plans and offer these advanced cancer services to all members of our community:
Diagnostic Technology + Cancer Services
Comprehensive Treatment + Cancer Care
State-of-the-Art Cancer Care Technology
The surgical and oncological teams at Middlesex Hospital Cancer Center are equipped with training in the latest techniques and most advanced technologies to treat cancer. We specialize in minimally-invasive da Vinci® Robot Assisted procedures for gynecological, prostate, and thoracic (lung) cancers and our proud to be one of the first cancer treatment facilities in Connecticut to offer targeted radiation therapy using the cutting-edge Novalis Tx® Linear Accelerator.
Personalized, Patient and Family-Centered Cancer Services
At the Middlesex Hospital Cancer Center, we treat and support the whole cancer patient and their family. Our cancer services include an experienced, collaborative team of physicians and nurse navigator available to guide you through your cancer journey—addressing your physical as well as emotional, social, financial, and spiritual needs. We encourage you and your caregivers to actively participate in making decisions about your health and treatment and offer a range of patient and family services and integrative therapies to promote wellbeing from the time of diagnosis, through treatment, and on to survivorship.
Commitment to Our Community
Middlesex Hospital Cancer Center is part of a community-based health network dedicated to providing accessible, needs-based care to the regions we serve. Cancer services are offered at multiple locations and facilities throughout central Connecticut and the shoreline, with transportation services available to patients and caregivers. We also offer a variety of other cancer services including educational and outreach events, cancer support groups, and research programs and clinical trials to help the people who live and work in our community prevent and manage cancer and cancer-related illnesses.
A Focus on Cancer Survivorship
Cancer survivorship begins at Middlesex Hospital Cancer Center. We understand that those living with cancer, and beyond, face unique emotional, social, physical, and financial challenges. Our staff works hard to meet your needs. Our innovative Center for Survivorship + Integrative Medicine offers cancer patients, families, and caregivers access to resources, education, and care specifically designed to help you get back to life—and get your life back—after a cancer diagnosis.
Patient Safety + Satisfaction
Middlesex Hospital consistently ranks above national averages in patient safety and satisfaction. It’s one of the reasons Thomson Reuters has named us one of the Top 100 hospitals in the United Stated for the fourth time in 2011.