Jefferson University Hospitals

Diseases & Conditions

  • 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.

  • Cervical Cancer
    Cervical cancer begins in the cervix, the lower part of the uterus that connects to the vagina. Human papillomavirus (HPV), a sexually transmitted infection, is involved in most cases of cervical cancer. Our multidisciplinary team of specialists has expertise in managing HPV, precancerous cervical abnormalities and cervical cancer.

  • Colon Cancer
    Our nationally ranked colon cancer doctors and specialist can help provide answers to your questions on the colon cancer stages, signs, symptoms, and treatments.

  • Endometrial Cancer
    Developing in the endometrium, the innermost lining of the uterus, 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.

  • 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.

  • 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
    Lung cancer overview from the leading doctors at Jefferson in Philadelphia. Our nationally ranked lung cancer doctors and specialists can help provide answers to your questions on the stages of lung cancer, types, signs, symptoms, and treatments for lung cancer.

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

  • Ovarian Cancer
    Ovarian cancer occurs when malignant, or cancerous, growth forms in the ovaries. Early detection is critical to treating the disease in its first stages when treatment can be most effective.

  • Ovarian Cancer & 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
    Pancreatic cancer overview from the leading doctors at Jefferson Health in Philadelphia. Our nationally ranked pancreatic cancer doctors and specialist can help provide answers to your questions on the pancreatic cancer stages, signs, symptoms, and treatments.

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

  • Prostate Cancer
    Prostate cancer overview from the leading urologists at Jefferson in Philadelphia. Our nationally ranked prostate cancer specialists and urologists can help provide answers to questions on the signs of prostate cancer, symptoms, treatments, and discuss the importance of prostate cancer screenings.

  • 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.

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

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

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

  • Vaginal Cancer
    In most cases of vaginal cancer, cancerous cell growth occurs in the lining of the vagina. Our Gynecologic Oncology team has expertise in using the most advanced treatment methods and technologies available to treat vaginal cancer.