Why Choose the Washington Cancer Institute


Washington Cancer Institute

Our physicians are national experts in cancer screening, diagnosis and treatment. They provide advanced cancer care in every oncology specialty including new treatments offered through clinical trials. No matter what type of cancer and other complex illnesses you may have, our oncology team works closely with you and your doctors to develop a treatment plan that’s right for you.

Customized Support Services

The cancer experience is life-changing for patients and their loved ones. Cancer patients need support before, during and after their treatment. Our goal is to provide compassionate and professional care to each one of our patients, to promote the healing process and to support them every step of the way. Our nurse navigator and social worker teams are dedicated to this mission.

A Healing Environment

Washington Cancer Institute is a national model and regional leader of patient-centered cancer diagnosis and treatment. We have grown steadily, increased our size and space for patients, and launched many quality initiatives. We provide the best diagnostic and treatment options possible, a culture that embraces innovation, and a commitment to improved services located in a pleasant, healing environment.


Washington Cancer Institute is one of the nation’s most technologically advanced cancer centers and is a national model and regional leader of cancer treatment. Whether you need the latest 3D imaging, PET or CT scan among other tests, our cancer experts are committed to providing you with the latest advances in these technologies to diagnose and treat your cancer.  


Location Information

To request an appointment, call
202-877-3627 (3627).

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Located at the entrance to the Cancer Institute, the Carolyn Lewis Tyler Memorial Garden pictured above is a treasured place of solace and tranquility for our patients and their families.