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NCI-Designated Comprehensive Cancer Center

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Fox Chase Cancer Center is one of only 41 NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers in the country.
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A Century of Excellence

National rankings, accreditations, awards. The numbers are in your favor.
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News Releases

Fox Chase’s Breast Cancer Treatment Program Earns Prestigious NAPBC Accreditation for the Third Time
(Aug 20, 2015)

The National Accreditation Program for Breast Cancers is administered by the American College of Physicians.

Fox Chase Cancer Center Top Docs Offer Free Skin Cancer Screenings at 2015 Miles for Melanoma Philadelphia
(Aug 11, 2015)

Sunday, August 16, 2015, 7-9 am. Individuals seeking a full body exam will be seen on the to ensure privacy; all other spot check examinations will be viewed within the tent. The Mobile Screening Unit, supported by the Flyers Wives Charities enables Fox Chase to reach communities throughout the Greater Philadelphia region.

Mutations that Predict Response to Therapy Could Guide Treatment of Bladder Cancer
(Aug 5, 2015)

The findings, released online August 1st in European Urology, suggest that defects in the ability to repair DNA damage represent an Achilles heel for tumors, making them more vulnerable to DNA-damaging drugs.

Press Releases 2015

Fox Chase Cancer Center Commercials

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Your First Choice in Cancer Care

Richard I. Fisher, MD President and CEOWhen you or someone you care about is diagnosed with cancer, your first priority is finding the best course of treatment. We understand that you have many options for your care. In Philadelphia, Fox Chase Cancer Center is the only hospital solely focused on cancer.

Fox Chase has earned the prestigious designation from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) as a Comprehensive Cancer Center.  There are only 41 NCI-designated comprehensive cancer centers in the country. Being treated at one of these centers first offers the best chance for successful treatment.

Our Mission:
To prevail over cancer, marshaling heart and mind in bold scientific discovery, pioneering prevention, and compassionate care
  • A National Cancer Institute
    Comprehensive Cancer Center

  • Top Doctors

  • Top Treatment Options

  • Nursing Excellence

  • Two Nobel Prizes

  • The Best Technology

  • The Best People

When choosing a doctor or hospital, there are many additional factors you may want to consider. For example, Fox Chase is ranked among the best hospitals for cancer care, has some of the nation’s top doctors, has attained outstanding survival outcomes, is actively involved in innovative research and offers access to state-of-the-art technology. More than that, the health care professionals at Fox Chase are compassionate professionals who individualize care and treatment for each patient.

For your convenience, this website offers you access to the important information that will help guide you through this challenging decision-making process.  If you have any questions along the way, I encourage you to call us at 888 FOX CHASE to speak with one of our specially trained oncology nurses. We are here to help you.

Richard I. Fisher, MD
President and CEO,
Fox Chase Cancer Center


 


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