Division of Hematology/Oncology


Penn Presbyterian Medical Center

Penn Presbyterian Medical Center (PPMC)

51 North 39th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

For more than a century, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center has provided outstanding healthcare services.

U.S. News & World Report's "Honor Roll" of best hospitals in the nation ranks Penn Presbyterian Medical Center as best in the Philadelphia region for cancer care, and one of the top hospitals nationwide.

Today, Penn Presbyterian ranks as one of the region's premier medical facilities, combining state-of-the-art technology with personalized care from outstanding physicians and staff.

Where You Turn First Matters Most

The Abramson Cancer Center at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center offers patients the latest advances in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cancer. Penn Presbyterian doctors work closely with other Penn cancer specialists to provide comprehensive, integrated care.

Penn's multidisciplinary approach to cancer care is a unique model that affords every cancer patient the opportunity to benefit from a highly collaborative and compassionate care environment.

Services include:

  • Chemotherapy
  • Radiation Oncology consultations
  • On-site laboratory
  • Patient education
  • Access to the latest clinical trials

The connection between Penn Presbyterian Medical Center and the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP) is close and strong. Many Penn Medicine specialists treat patients at both of these respected institutions, offering added convenience for patients.

The Only Option is Every Option

Cancer patients at Penn Medicine have access to cancer research that is happening right now, and opportunities to enhance their treatment and care with cutting-edge discoveries in medicine through clinical trials.

Penn's Abramson Cancer Center, an NCI-designated comprehensive cancer center, oversees one of the largest clinical trials programs in the country, with more than 200 trials available at any one time.

Nationally Recognized for Cancer Research

In 2010, the National Cancer Institute (NCI) named the Abramson Cancer Center an "exceptional" comprehensive cancer center dedicated to creating new models for cancer treatment and prevention with cancer research.