Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Founded in 1898, Roswell Park was the first center in the world to focus exclusively on cancer. Our patients receive cancer care in disease-site specific clinical centers at our state-of-the-art facilities. Our multidisciplinary teams of experts — board-certified surgical, medical and radiation oncologists —collaborate to ensure each patient’s treatment evaluates all options, follows evidence-based best practices, is optimally coordinated, and delivered with compassion and respect. Learn 8 steps to consider when choosing your cancer doctor.
Roswell Park is home to one of the largest early-phase clinical trials programs in New York State, offering the latest promising therapies for all types and stages of cancer. Our patients were some of the first to benefit from Herceptin (breast cancer), Gleevec (leukemia), Yervoy (melanoma), and many other treatments that are now FDA-approved.