For patients, one of the most important benefits of our surgeons treating patients at Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven is that they can see a surgeon, medical oncologist, radiation oncologist, and social worker, all in one visit. Among the best cancer specialists in the nation create our multidisciplinary team at Smilow. This team meets every week to discuss all new and complex cases to create the most optimal treatment approach for every patient.
Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven offers a full range of patient support services to support the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of our patients. Some of these services include the Connecticut Challenge Survivorship Clinic, complementary and holistic therapies, the Patient and Family Resource Center, and The Boutique.