Thank you for choosing UF Health Medical Oncology for your health care needs.
Our physicians are faculty members at the University of Florida, certified by the American Board of Hematology Oncology and are expertly trained to provide patients with consultations, evaluations and treatments for adults. We offer specialized healthcare services, including screenings, consultations, second opinions, periodic re-evaluations and continuing care.
We also offer lymphoma and cancer care to treat:
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UF Health provides a link to Emmi® programs to help answer your questions and make you feel more at ease. You are the most important member of your health care team, so you should have all the information you need.
Emmi® is a series of free, animated online programs that walk you through important information about a health topic, condition or procedure. Using Emmi programs is really easy. Once you register at the link below, you can select the Emmi program that is most interesting to you, watch it as many times as you like and share it with your family and friends.
UF Health Supportive Oncology Program
The UF Health Supportive Oncology Program was designed with you in mind. By combining integrative medicine and supportive care with traditional oncology, we offer a holistic approach to cancer care that focuses on improving quality-of-life for you and your family.
From diagnosis to treatment to after care, our priority is you.
Being diagnosed with cancer is not easy. No matter what the stage of your journey, we can help you along the way. We offer a wide array of services, including:
- Help to better understand your condition and guidance with various treatment options.
- Assistance with pain and symptom management.
- Integrative medicine consultation, including acupuncture, meditation, massage therapy and botanical and dietary supplement guidance.
- Spiritual and emotional support.
- Enhancing the conversation between you, loved ones and your health care team.
- Advance care planning.
UF Health has been designated as a Cancer Center of Excellence by the Florida Legislature for demonstrating exceptional, patient-centered care.
Paige C Barker, MDInternist, Hospice and Palliative Medicine Specialist
Cancer Specialist (Oncologist), Hematology and Oncology Specialist
Julia Close, MDCancer Specialist (Oncologist), Hematologist (Blood Disease Specialist)
Karen Daily, DOCancer Specialist (Oncologist), Hematology and Oncology Specialist
Bently P Doonan, MDCancer Specialist (Oncologist)
Thomas J George, MD, FACP, FACPCancer Specialist (Oncologist), Hematology and Oncology Specialist
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You can download a form or call (352) 594-0909 to have medical records mailed or faxed.
The Garden of Hope, Sun Terrace, and other spaces help patients and families relax.
Social workers are part of the patient's care team and work with medical staff and nurses.
Smoking, chewing tobacco, or using electronic cigarettes is prohibited on UF Health properties.
Notary services are available to patients and visitors Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
UF Health provides free language services to people whose primary language is not English.
Friends and family can send messages to any UF Health patient through the CareMail service.
Gender-neutral, public restrooms are located throughout UF Health's properties.
Some cafeterias have all-day menus, while others have grab-and-go stations.
In some cases, UF Health offers telehealth care via a desktop computer, smartphone, or tablet.
Aids and services are available to help people with disabilities communicate effectively.
Patients and guests get free wireless internet access at UF Health hospitals.