A cancer diagnosis is a life-changing event, but there’s hope for life-changing treatment. That starts at our cancer care hospital. At Regions, you always have experts by your side.
Cancer treatment at Regions starts with our 48-hour promise. This means you’ll see an oncologist within 48 hours of your cancer diagnosis so you can get answers and start a personalized cancer treatment plan right away.
Our cancer doctors are nationally recognized for the care they provide to patients at Regions. Other people on your care team may include nurses, physician assistants, dieticians and other specialists.
Regions offers treatment at two locations in the Twin Cities:
We offer expert care for many types of cancer. Here are some of the most common cancers we treat:
We also treat non-cancerous blood, autoimmune, clotting and bone marrow disorders. So even if you don’t have cancer, you may be referred to one of our oncologists or hematologists for care.
It’s true that everyone’s care story is unique. But at Regions, you’re always treated by a team of experts. We offer a range of programs and treatments, including:
Find everything you need to navigate your cancer diagnosis. View our patient care guide.
Regions Cancer Center is certified by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer.
Regions Hospital is one of only 5 certified programs in Minnesota certified by the American Society of Clinic Oncology’s (ASCO) Quality Oncology Practice Initiative (QOPI).
Dr. Richard Peterson is one of just a few neuro-oncologists in the state and leads the neuro-oncology program at Regions Hospital. You can be seen at both Regions and HealthPartners Riverside Clinic in Minneapolis when you are part of the neuro-oncology program. We offer services for:
We’re always researching to find the best cancer treatments to help you heal.
Hear Judy's experience with Stage IV breast cancer and how a clinical trial gave her a new lease on life.
Learn what to expect during treatment and get tips for managing side effects.
Find out how you can manage appetite changes and stay healthy during treatment.
Find educational classes, support groups and other programs to help you live your best life, during and after cancer.
Call 651-254-3572 for more information.
Tell us how to care for you
As you begin treatment, talk to your doctor about completing this important form. Go to page 84 to get started.
Provider Order for Life Sustaining Treatment
You’re a survivor from the moment you’re diagnosed. You’ll get an individualized plan that cares for your emotional and physical needs after treatment.
Talk with your physician to learn more about this program.
2015 – 2016 HealthPartners Cancer Care Centers Annual Report
Learn about our facility improvements as well as advances in treatment and patient care.
Patricia D. Lundborg Library
Located in the Cancer Care Center at Regions, this is one of the largest cancer libraries in Minnesota. Search for resources online, or visit Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Physical, occupational, speech and other therapies to get you back to you.
Breast Health Center
We work closely with breast surgeons, doctors and nurses to give you comprehensive breast cancer care.