for_web_October_2012_TKC_AtriumThe UAB Division of Hematology/Oncology provides comprehensive, patient-specific assessents in the context of an academic environment with robust clinical research impacting every aspect of cancer care. Our specialized disease-focused teams design treatment plans at the cutting edge of scientific discovery in a personalized manner that honors the patient-doctor relationship, and places high value on superior outcomes and an optimal quality of  life. Our faculty are dedicated to continued excellence and service to our surrounding patient community.

If you are a new patient, please contact Health Finders for an appointment. You can reach them at (205) 934-9999 or toll free 1-800-UAB-8816.

If you are a returning patient and would like to make or change an appointment, call 205-801-8415 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

To speak with your physician's nurse, please call 205-801-8415 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and choose Option #3.

If you are calling after hours or on weekends, please call UAB's Paging Operator at 205-934-3411 and ask them to page the Hematologist or Oncologist on-call.

The Division of Hematology/Oncology treats a wide variety of diagnoses.  For more information about a particular type of cancer, visit the A to Z List of Cancers on the National Cancer Institute at the National Institutes of Health website.