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A Foremost Leader in Lung and Esophageal Cancer Research and Treatment

At the Florida Hospital Cancer Institute (FHCI), our team treats more cancer patients than any other health system in Florida. As one of the foremost leaders in lung and esophageal cancer care and research, we provide a wide variety of services to predict, prevent, and care for patients and their families. In addition, we offer educational, psychological and spiritual support, ensuring our patients receive a comprehensive continuum of care. At our lung and esophageal research and treatment locations, each patient receives the attention of an entire team – from our Cancer Care Coordinators to our physician specialists, nurses, and social workers.

Our approach to lung and esophageal medicine is focused on compassion, caring, and open, honest communication. It is our sincere desire to create a relationship with you that is built on trust as well as excellence in medical care.

Our Unique Team Approach to Care

At the Florida Hospital Cancer Institute, we are passionate about making a difference in the lives of our lung and esophageal cancer patients. We do this by offering some of the most advanced treatments and therapies available to a team of more than 200 of the most respected and skilled cancer patients in the region. Through superior care, early detection and clinical trials for lung and esophageal cancer, the FHCI is ever moving towards neutralizing or even curing thoracic cancer.

Like many diseases, lung and esophageal cancer often requires a combination of treatments and therapies – from surgery to radiation to chemotherapy in order to be successful. That’s why we’ve formed a lung and esophageal cancer team comprised of some of the country’s leading experts to provide a multidisciplinary approach to diagnosis and treatment.

We understand that all of these things need to easily available and convenient to our patients. A single call to our Cancer Care Coordinators is all that is needed. Our coordinators will be your single point of contact for everything you need, from scheduling appointments with our specialists to providing access to clinical trials and second opinion referrals.

National Recognition for Our Capabilities in Lung and Esophageal Cancer

The FHCI is accredited as a Comprehensive Care Center by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer. Additionally, we hold important research affiliations with Duke Comprehensive Cancer Center and UCLA’s Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center. The Florida Hospital Cancer Institute was also recognized by the American Society of Clinical Oncology as one of 12 community oncology programs in the country to be recognized for its commitment to improving care for cancer through increased participation in key clinical trials.

Conveniently Located to Serve You

The Florida Hospital Cancer Institute has convenient locations throughout the region, so you can receive the same quality care and leading edge treatments without being far from home.

Request an Appointment

For more information or to schedule an appointment, call (407) 303-1700 or click here to fill out an online assistance form.

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