Precision Medicine and the national Cancer Moonshot initiatives are revolutionizing cancer care at the Henry Ford Cancer Institute.
The Henry Ford Cancer Institute
You are more than just a cancer diagnosis to us. The Henry Ford Cancer Institute is creating more hope for patients around the world. With one unified team of cancer specialists and innovations ranging from precision medicine to radiosurgery, we deliver one-of-a-kind cancer treatments -- crafted precisely for you.
We demonstrate our commitment to defeating cancer by investing in breakthroughs, research and cancer healing environments like our new cancer center. The new Detroit cancer center is a bold step in the fight against cancer, bringing together world-class cancer care and supportive services under one roof. See all we can do for you:
We’re precision medicine innovators. We’re proud to be one of seven health systems in the country chosen to participate in a precision medicine research initiative. Precision medicine is an emerging treatment option that allows doctors to precisely target a patient's treatment to their tumor's exact DNA. Our leadership gives us more access to clinical trials and the ability to accelerate implementation of precision medicine data to improve patient care and outcomes. Learn more about our efforts in precision medicine.
Working together for you. At Henry Ford, you truly have one integrated, multidisciplinary team of cancer experts. And this team includes you. It’s a whole system of care that collaborates and communicates seamlessly to develop a unique treatment crafted precisely for you. And we make sure you have a nurse navigator to guide you along the way during your journey. In fact, our patient satisfaction is ranked in the top 1% nationally.
World-renowned cancer care is here for you, wherever you are. With 4 hospital locations and 5 additional outpatient treatment facilities in southeastern Michigan, we have experts in 20 different cancer specialties, with experience and training that is specific to your type of cancer. Your cancer treatment works around your schedule, close to home. And we offer 24/7 nurse availability. We’re sharing our knowledge and expertise by training physicians across the world.
We don’t just treat cancer. We treat your cancer.
Our 900 highly skilled doctors, researchers, nurse navigators and other healthcare specialists provide world class cancer care to thousands of patients each year. The Commission on Cancer designates us as an integrated network and recipient of the 2016 Outstanding Achievement Award. Henry Ford is also a Blue Cross Center of Distinction for the Treatment of Rare and Complex Cancers. We are one strong, integrated team, ensuring you have access to the latest advances in cancer treatment, research, clinical trials and support throughout your journey. Our integrated team and cancer center have treated people from every state in the U.S. and every continent in the world.
Few programs across the nation can deliver the kind of team that Henry Ford brings to each patient. We have experts in 20 different cancer specialties, with experience and training that is specific to your type of cancer.
Comprehensive Cancer Care
Our doctors treat a full range of cancer types, including:
Cancer Treatment Options
Your personalized treatment plan will depend on the type of cancer, your medical history, preferences, and priorities. Treatment may include one or more of the following: