People from Orlando, Florida, and throughout the country choose to visit the Mesothelioma Research and Treatment Center at Moffitt Cancer Center for comprehensive mesothelioma treatment and care. Located in nearby Tampa, our multispecialty team of cancer experts within our Thoracic Oncology Program has a high level of experience treating rare malignancies such as mesothelioma – and it is this experience that can make all the difference when it comes to achieving a longer, enhanced quality of life.
Beyond our specialized mesothelioma program and status as a high-volume cancer center, many patients from Orlando, FL, choose to travel to Moffitt for treatment because of our:
- Advanced therapies – Moffitt offers the latest advances in mesothelioma treatment, including immunotherapies and mesothelioma vaccines. Every patient receives a tailored treatment plan designed by the medical experts in Moffitt’s tumor board, who collaborate to determine an ideal course of treatment for each individual case.
- Convenience – In a single location, our patients have access to medical imaging technicians, medical oncologists, thoracic surgeons, physician scientists, radiation oncologists, pathologists, supportive care professionals and many other experts.
- Robust clinical trial program and research initiatives – We are continually running clinical trials and spearheading research efforts to find a cure for mesothelioma. This means our patients have access to breakthroughs in treatment before they are made available elsewhere. Our dedication to mesothelioma research has earned us the distinction of being a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center – the only one to be based in Florida.
At Moffitt, we understand the difficulties associated with traveling to another city for cancer treatment. That’s why we have teamed with nearby hotels to offer discounted rates to our out-of-town patients and their families. Our partner hotels are committed to providing a clean, comfortable, and friendly environment for patients to rest and enjoy time with their families.
If you live in Orlando, FL, and would like to consult with a Moffitt oncologist specializing in mesothelioma regarding your treatment options, call 1-888-663-3488 or submit a new patient registration form. You do not need a referral to become a Moffitt patient.