Jefferson University Hospitals

Diseases and Conditions

  • Cholangiocarcinoma (Bile Duct Cancer)
    Cholangiocarcinoma, also known as bile duct cancer, is often treated the same way as hepatocellular carcinoma, the most common form of primary liver cancer that develops in the main type of liver cell.

  • Bone Cancer
    Our specialists provide personal care for patients diagnosed with bone cancer such as chondrosarcoma, Ewing's sarcoma, myeloma bone disease, multiple myeloma or osteosarcoma.

  • Breast Cancer (Men)
    If you are diagnosed with breast cancer, our renowned experts will carefully guide you through the available treatment options and provide personalized care that takes into account all your medical and emotional needs.

  • Cervical Cancer
    Our multidisciplinary team of specialists has expertise in treating women with both premalignant and malignant conditions of the reproductive organs, including cervical cancer.

  • Colorectal Cancer
    Colorectal cancer has been found to be one of the most common internal cancers affecting both men and women, through early detection, this type of cancer is highly curable.

  • Endometrial Cancer
    Endometrial cancer is the most common cancer of the female reproductive organs and has a high cure rate with early detection.

  • Esophageal Cancer
    Jefferson’s medical team will give a thorough evaluation and devise a personalized treatment plan based on the size of the tumor, its location and the progression of your esophageal cancer.

  • Genetics of Ovarian Cancer
    Our genetic experts are dedicated to identifying and managing individuals with a known or suspected inherited predisposition to cancer.

  • Genetics of Breast Cancer
    Our genetic experts are dedicated to identifying and managing individuals with a known or suspected inherited predisposition to breast cancer.

  • Head & Neck Cancers
    Our specialists are experts in diagnosing and treating symptoms of head and neck cancer which include ear pain, a growing neck mass, shortness of breath, weight loss and a hoarse voice.

  • Hematologic Cancers
    Hematologic cancers affect the blood cells and are more commonly known as leukemias and Hodgkins and non-Hodgkins lymphoma.

  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
    Inflammatory breast cancer (IBC) is a rare form of breast cancer that is treated by experts at our Breast Care Center.

  • Kidney Cancer
    If you or someone important to you has been diagnosed with kidney cancer, turn to our experienced team of urologists, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists and radiologists.

  • Laryngeal Cancer
    A cancer of the voice box, laryngeal cancer is usually treated with radiation therapy or surgery.

  • Liver Cancer
    Our experts are leading the field in research for liver cancer and provide thorough analysis and treatment personalized for each patient.

  • Lung Cancer
    If you are at high risk of lung cancer, our specialists offer state-of-the-art screening methods to detect a lump, a mass or a nodule.

  • Merkel Cell Cancer
    Our team of specialists provides a personalized care for patients diagnosed with merkel cell cancer, a rare disease that develops on or just beneath the skin.

  • Nasopharyngeal Cancer
    Our ear, nose and throat doctors provide expert diagnosis and treatment of nasopharyngeal cancer.

  • Oropharyngeal Cancer
    Our doctors provide expert diagnosis and treatment of oropharyngeal cancer, a throat cancer that develops just behind the mouth.

  • Ovarian Cancer
    Jefferson specializes in cancer care – specifically gynecologic cancers – so if you are experiencing symptoms of ovarian cancer such as bloating or discomfort, visit our doctors.

  • Ovarian Cancer and Hereditary Nonpolyposis Colon Cancer
    Genetic testing is sometimes recommended to learn if you are predisposed to certain types of cancer, such as ovarian cancer.

  • Pancreatic Cancer
    Our highly skilled and experienced group of specialists provides personalized treatments for patients with pancreatic cancer.

  • Parathyroid Cancer
    Parathyroid cancer is caused by high levels of calcium in the blood and symptoms include bone pain, fatigue and frequent thirst.

  • Penile Cancer
    Sores, discharge, bleeding or a lump on the penis could be signs of penile cancer and should be seen by one of our expert physicians.

  • Prostate Cancer
    Our hospital offers one of the Delaware Valley's most comprehensive portfolios of diagnostic and treatment options for prostate cancer.

  • Sinonasal Cancer
    For an expert diagnosis of sinonasal cancer, a cancer of the sinuses and nasal cavity, consult the experienced team at Jefferson.

  • Stomach Cancer
    Our specialists provide thorough evaluation and treatment of stomach cancer as it is difficult to diagnose early because there are no symptoms.

  • Testicular Cancer
    Our specialists are experts at treating testicular cancer, which is one of the most curable types of cancer.

  • Thyroid Cancer
    Our experts provide thorough evaluation on any mass or nodule near the base off the neck for thyroid cancer.

  • Tonsil Cancer
    Considered a form of oropharyngeal or oral cancer, tonsil cancer most commonly affects people over the age of 50, with alcohol and tobacco use as major risk factors for developing the disease, as well as viral causes.

  • Ureteral Cancer
    Our multidisciplinary team of experts provides personalized treatment for those with uretera cancer, also known as renal pelvic cancer.

  • Vaginal Cancer
    Our physicians are experienced in using the most advanced treatment methods and technologies available for vaginal cancer.

  • Vulvar Cancer
    Your medical team will give a thorough evaluation and devise a personalized treatment plan based on the nature of your vulvar cancer.