O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center
The O’Neal Comprehensive Approach to Care at UAB
If you live in Alabama, world-class cancer care is also close-to-home. As the only National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center in the state, we ensure that the citizens of our state and surrounding regions have access to leading-edge cancer care. Here, you will receive personalized care led by a team of experts who focus only on your type of cancer.
What does it mean to be among the world’s leading cancer centers? Our physicians and researchers help set the guidelines for current and future cancer treatments; advance cancer research; and engage our communities in cancer prevention and early detection, all with one goal in mind: life without cancer.
Welcome to the O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center at UAB. Our compassionate team of specialists will support you through every step of your journey, from diagnosis to survivorship.
A clinical trial helps woman go from cancer patient to cancer survivor
In 2014, Edith Surles Lonon of Montgomery, Alabama, noticed swollen lymph nodes along her neck. She was recovering from shoulder replacement surgery, following doctor’s orders for physical therapy. Little did she know she had a far more serious journey ahead.
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200 Innovative, Cutting-Edge Therapies
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