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John Theurer Cancer Center

John Theurer Cancer Center Affiliate

92 2nd St
HackensackNJ 07601

Distance:   Miles

John Theurer Cancer Center

New Collaboration. New Discoveries. New Cures.

John Theurer Cancer Center is part of the NCI-designated Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center at Georgetown University. The institutions, which began their collaboration in 2015, share passion and expertise in research which help to develop new therapies and understand cancer at the population level. The goal of this research collaboration is to improve outcomes for patients with cancer.


Andre Goy, M.D.

As one of the most prominent cancer programs nationwide, we are committed to transforming cancer care, expanding our specialized services to give more patients access to extraordinary care, and to delivering tomorrow’s cures today.

- Andre Goy, M.D., M.S. Chairman & Executive Director

Specialty Programs Available

CAR T-Cell Therapy

We are one of the few sites offering chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell therapy—a highly promising form of personalized immunotherapy for certain blood cancers.

Hackensack Meridian Neuroscience Institute

Our neurosurgeons are experts at using the latest technology to treat cancers that were previously considered inoperable.

Betty Torricelli Institute for Breast Care

We provide the most advanced and accurate breast imaging services in New Jersey, including diagnostic mammograms with same-day results.

Why Choose John Theurer Cancer Center

Premier Cancer Center

Hackensack Meridian John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center named One of “America’s Best Cancer Hospitals 2023” and #1 Cancer Hospital in NJ


John Theurer Cancer Center is part of the National Cancer Institute-designated Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center.

Expansive Network

John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center is HMH’s flagship cancer care location. We also have locations across the state providing top-quality care.

Patient Perspectives

Sarcoma Slam Dunk

Sports were always a big part of Sherman Edmonds’ life. Growing up to be a towering 6'5", he was destined to play basketball, first at Fairleigh Dickinson University, then overseas in Chile, Santo Domingo and Milan.

Patient Perspectives Sherman Edmonds

Don’t Delay Your Annual Screenings:
Dr. Balija recommends speaking with your doctor about what health screenings are right for you.

We have recruited the best physicians from around the world to provide you with award-winning cancer treatment and care. Call 833-CANCER-MD to get started. A member of our team will answer your questions and schedule your appointment promptly.
We are New Jersey’s most comprehensive cancer program and provide a wide range of personalized treatment options that revolve around your unique needs and priorities. Call us at 833-CANCER-MD to learn more. 
John Theurer Cancer Center is located at Hackensack University Medical Center, however, we offer cancer services at 16 affiliated locations across New Jersey. To schedule a visit or to learn more, call 833-CANCER-MD.
Getting a second opinion is easy, and you don’t even have to leave home. Call 833-CANCER-MD to get started. Our team of specialists will review screening or diagnostic test results from another facility and recommend further action if it’s needed.
We accept most major insurance plans, credit cards and Medicare. Many insurance companies pay for second opinions, but it’s best to call your health care insurance provider to be sure.
John Theurer Cancer Center is part of the NCI-designated Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center at Georgetown University and many patients choose us for access to the latest cancer treatments through our cutting-edge clinical trials. Learn about our clinical trials.

Meet the Team

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