Jefferson University Hospitals

Diseases & Conditions

  • Acromegaly
    Acromegaly, a rare disorder that can lead to serious complications, can be treated with a minimally invasive procedure performed by experienced neurosurgeons.

  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
    Acute lymphocytic leukemia, a blood and bone marrow cancer, involves a combination of radiation therapy to destroy cancer cells and chemotherapy which our medical team expertly provides.

  • Acute Myelogenous Leukemia
    Acute myelogenous leukemia, a blood and bone marrow cancer, involves a combination of radiation therapy to destroy cancer cells and chemotherapy which our medical team expertly provides.

  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    Our renowned experts in skin cancer and dermatologic surgery will develop a personalized treatment plan for patients with basal cell carcinoma.

  • 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
    If you have been diagnosed with breast cancer, you can feel confident that our renowned breast cancer specialists will carefully guide you through the available treatment options and provide personalized care that takes into account all your medical and emotional needs.

  • 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.

  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
    Our multidisciplinary team is dedicated to primary brain tumors including central nervous system (CNS) lymphoma.

  • 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.

  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
    Chronic lymphocytic leukemia, a blood and bone marrow cancer, involves a combination of radiation therapy to destroy cancer cells and chemotherapy which our medical team expertly provides.

  • Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
    Chronic myelogenous leukemia, a blood and bone marrow cancer, involves a combination of radiation therapy to destroy cancer cells and chemotherapy which our medical team expertly provides.

  • 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.

  • Craniopharyngioma
    A craniopharyngioma is a tumor arises in the extremely delicate area between the optic nerves, pituitary gland, and the brain.

  • Cutaneous T Cell Lymphoma
    Cutaneous T-cell lymphoma is the most common type of cutaneous lymphoma that typically presents with red, scaly patches or thickened plaques of skin.

  • Dysphagia
    Any difficulty in swallowing is common among all age groups, especially the elderly, and can present with coughing, gagging and choking.

  • 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.

  • Ewing Sarcoma
    Ewing sarcoma is the second most common malignant bone tumor in children and adolescents.

  • 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.

  • Hodgkins Lymphoma
    Our team of specialists provides personalized care and treatment for patients with Hodgkin's lymphoma. a type of blood and bone marrow cancer.

  • Hypopituitarism
    Our physicians have the necessary expertise to treat pituitary glands that do not produce enough hormones, known as hypopituitarism.

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

  • Kaposis Sarcoma
    Jefferson's renowned experts in skin cancer and dermatologic surgery will check your skin and lymph nodes for signs of Kaposi's sarcoma.

  • 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.

  • Melanoma
    As the most dangerous of skin cancers, melanoma personalized treatment is provided by our experienced multidisciplinary team of specialists.

  • 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.

  • Multiple Myeloma
    Our multidisciplinary team of specialists provides expert care and advanced technologies for patients with multiple myeloma.

  • Non Hodgkins Lymphoma
    Our experienced team provides personalized treatment for patients with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.

  • Oral Cancer
    Oral cancer is found in the mouth area and the oropharynx (the throat area at the back of the mouth) and is treated with personalized care by our doctors.

  • Osteosarcoma
    Here at Jefferson, you and your child will have access to the best physicians, the latest treatment and state-of-the-art technology for osteosarcoma.

  • Ovarian 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.

  • Pituitary Tumor
    Our specialists provide personalized care and treatment for patients with pituitary tumors.

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

  • Retinoblastoma
    Our treatment center is one of only two programs in the U.S. to treat the rare disease, retinoblastoma, which is a cancerous tumor of the eye.

  • Rhabdomyosarcoma
    Adult soft tissue sarcoma is diagnosed with a biopsy as certain inherited disorders may increase the chances of being diagnosed with this malignant cancer.

  • Salivary Gland Tumors
    If you have difficulty moving one side of your face, seek treatment from one of our specialists as it may be a salivary gland tumor.

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

  • Skin Cancer
    Our specialists offer skin cancer screening exams, consultative evaluations, and treatment of all types for those diagnosed with skin cancer.

  • Spinal Tumors
    Our skilled physicians provide expert diagnose and treatment of both primary and metastatic spinal tumors.

  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
    If you are diagnosed with squamous cell carcinoma, the second most common form of skin cancer found in Caucasians, seek the expertise of one of our physicians.

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

  • Thymoma
    Our experts provide a thorough evaluation and personalized treatment for patients diagnosed with thymoma.

  • 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.

  • Uterine Cancer
    Your medical team will give a thorough evaluation and devise a personalized treatment plan based on the nature of your uterine cancer and decide if surgery is the best option.

  • 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.