At the forefront of personalized cancer care
Penn State Cancer Institute, based on the Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center campus, is the region’s only academic comprehensive cancer care center. Recognized as an American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer-Accredited facilities, the Cancer Institute is a premiere oncology center encompassing clinical care, research, education and outreach.
Penn State Cancer Institute experts are at the forefront of personalized cancer care to prevent and treat cancer. The institute offers personalized risk assessment and counseling, unique clinical trials, genetic and technological screenings, multidisciplinary case reviews and personalized monitoring and dosing of chemotherapy.
Our facility provides patients access to all aspects of care in a single destination including:
- Infusion therapy suites and private rooms for chemotherapy
- A state-of-the-art radiation oncology suite that offers treatment options that refine tumor targeting and reduce treatment time, such as RapidArc radiotherapy
- A chemotherapy and infusion pharmacy staffed by clinical pharmacists and certified pharmacy technicians
- An outdoor healing garden that offers a quiet retreat for both patients and families