After diagnosis, mesothelioma patients are often at a loss as to what to do next. While finding a mesothelioma lawyer to help determine legal options is a good idea, many victims and their families also wish to seek out treatment for their disease. Luckily, there are medical centers across the United States with doctors dedicated to treating mesothelioma.
A new section on our website is solely dedicated to mesothelioma and cancer treatment options, and can help lead you in the right direction in choosing a medical center to visit. See the Mesothelioma Medical Centers page within in this new section for a list of National Cancer institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers.
Many on the list are associated with university medical centers. A few include:
UCLA’s Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center
University of California, Los Angeles
Address: 8-684 Factor Building
UCLA Box 951781
Los Angeles, CA 90095
1-888-798-0719 (JCCC Clinical Trials Hotline)
Yale Cancer Center
Yale University School of Medicine
Address: Post Office Box 208028 (mailing address)
333 Cedar Street, WWW 205 (physical address)
New Haven, CT 06520
Telephone: 203-785-4095 (administrative offices)
Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania
Address: Penn Tower, 15th Floor
3400 Spruce Street
Telephone: 215-662-4000 (main number)
1-800-789-7366 (medical referrals/appointments)
Have you or someone you love sought treatment for mesothelioma at a Comprehensive Cancer Center? Please share your experience with us in a comment below.