Get The Best Cancer Care, Faster Than Ever

Choosing where you'll receive cancer care is one of the most important decisions you will make. You’ll also want to be seen quickly by an expert in your type of cancer. That's why Duke offers cancer appointments with our specialists within 48 hours.

Each of our teams of cancer specialists treats a specific type of cancer. They offer the latest diagnostic and treatment advances and have the resources to ensure you receive the very best cancer care available, faster than ever.

Appointments Available Within 48 Hours

Team members in our Oncology Access Center will schedule your initial comprehensive appointment with a Duke oncology provider. Our team conducts a thorough medical review to prepare for your appointment, including securing medical records, images, and pathology slides. They can also schedule diagnostic tests.

With this information, our oncology specialists will be prepared to recommend a treatment plan at your first visit. 

Members of our Oncology Access Care team can also provide guidance in Spanish.

Best Cancer Hospital in North Carolina

Where you receive your cancer care is important. We are proud of our team and the exceptional care they provide. They are why our cancer program is nationally ranked, and the highest-ranked program in North Carolina, according to U.S. News & World Report for 2024–2025.

Locations in Raleigh, Durham, and Cary

Appointments for adults are available within 48 hours at one of our Duke Cancer Centers in Raleigh, Durham, and Cary. Duke Cancer Centers are part of the Duke Cancer Institute, one of the premier cancer centers in the U.S.

Personalized Treatment for Your Cancer

You’ll be cared for by specialists in your type of cancer who provide access to advanced imaging, treatments, clinical trials, and therapies not widely available. These are just some of the cancers we treat:

Why Choose Duke

We Are a National Cancer Institute Comprehensive Cancer Center
The Duke Cancer Institute is a National Cancer Institute Comprehensive Cancer Center, a designation given to only the top 4% of U.S. cancer centers. It recognizes comprehensive cancer programs for their leadership, research, and the breadth of services they provide to patients. You will find the exceptional care and patient experience that defines the Duke Cancer Institute at our cancer centers in Durham, Raleigh, and Cary.

You Are at the Center of Everything We Do
From the latest advances in diagnosing and treating cancer to supporting you as a cancer survivor, you will receive the personalized care you need from some of the nation's most respected cancer experts. You, not just your cancer, are at the center of everything we do.

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