Welcome to the UF Health Cancer Center
The University of Florida Health Cancer Center is one of the state’s largest, most comprehensive academic cancer centers and serves patients at locations in Gainesville, Jacksonville and Orlando. Recognized by the state as a Cancer Center of Excellence, our cancer doctors and researchers at each location are committed to providing patients with the most advanced cancer treatments and the highest level of quality in cancer research and care available anywhere in the world.
At the UF Health Cancer Center in Gainesville, more than 350 researchers and clinicians provide cancer care and conduct research for the prevention, early diagnosis and treatment of cancer. UF Health Cancer Center delivers multidisciplinary cancer care using the most advanced drugs and treatment technologies, many of which are available only through clinical trials. Learn More
Some 6,000 patients have received proton therapy at UF Health Proton Therapy Institute's campus in Jacksonville. Proton therapy is a cancer treatment that targets tumors with high accuracy, allowing for favorable outcomes with a low risk of side effects. Since proton cancer treatment delivers less radiation to healthy tissues surrounding a tumor than traditional radiation, treatment complications may be fewer. Learn More