If you live in Orlando, Florida, and have recently been diagnosed with multiple myeloma, consider visiting Moffitt Cancer Center in nearby Tampa for a second opinion. Our Malignant Hematology Program has one of the largest patient volumes in the country, which means our multispecialty treatment team possesses a unique level of experience addressing even the most uncommon hematological diseases. And, when it comes to achieving a positive quality of life and a successful outcome, this experience can make all the difference.
Every year, hundreds of adults from Orlando, FL, and throughout the country choose Moffitt for their multiple myeloma treatment. Patients in our myeloma program benefit from:
- Our multispecialty approach to treatment, which in a single location, gives patients access to medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, radiologists, orthopedists, bone marrow transplant specialists, hematopathologists and other physicians who focus exclusively on myeloma.
- Our tumor board, featuring cancer specialists who collaborate to discuss and develop individualized treatment plans for each patient.
- Our supportive care professionals, who help patients cope with the unique physical and emotional challenges of a cancer diagnosis.
- The latest breakthroughs in multiple myeloma treatment, as certain patients are eligible to participate in our ambitious clinical trial program.
Moffitt’s commitment to improving multiple myeloma treatment is evidenced by our designation as a Comprehensive Cancer Center by the National Cancer Institute. Moffitt is also one of four founding members of the Bone Marrow Failure Disease Consortium, which has established an extensive national database to examine the biology of bone marrow disorders and aid in developing novel therapies.
Patients and their families who are traveling to Moffitt from another city are encouraged to take advantage of discounted rates at our partner hotels. These hotels meet our superior hygiene standards and provide comfortable, friendly accommodations for patients to rest and enjoy time with loved ones.
To speak with a Moffitt cancer specialist about your multiple myeloma diagnosis, fill out a new patient registration form online or call 1-888-663-3488. We accept patients from Orlando, FL, and throughout the country with or without referrals.