Cancer Care

Comprehensive cancer care, close to home

 US News & World Report has recognized Hackensack Meridian John Theurer Cancer Center as the best cancer center in New Jersey. To schedule a visit or a second opinion call 551-996-5855. We also offer cancer services across Hackensack Meridian Health at several convenient locations near you. To schedule a visit or a second opinion call 1-844-HMH-WELL.

Cancer Doesn’t Wait and Neither Should You

Getting recommended medical screenings may be the most important thing you can do for your health. Speak to your doctor about what health screenings are right for you. Screenings to detect cancer such as mammography, lung screening, colonoscopy, pap test, prostate screening, and skin screening can detect cancer when it’s most treatable. Physician offices and screening locations are open, and have implemented protocols to keep you safe. Call 1-844-HMH-WELL to schedule an appointment for screening near you.

FAQs for patients

Cancer Screenings

Reducing your risk of cancer by avoiding tobacco, maintaining a healthy weight, and using sunscreen are some of the best approaches you can take to protect yourself from cancer. The next best thing to prevention is early detection: finding cancer in its early, most treatable stages. That is the goal of cancer screening tests such as mammograms, colonoscopies, lung cancer screening, and skin exams.

Are You Up to Date on Your Cancer Screenings?

Patient Stories

Linda’s Story

The next generation of cancer care, kept these generations together.

Gynecologic Cancer

Dave’s Story

Mountain climber, skydiver, stage IV lung cancer survivor.

Lung Cancer

Zarina’s Story

Here, the doctor treating your cancer also pioneered your treatment.

Multiple Myeloma

Our Locations

John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center

92 2nd Street, Hackensack, NJ

HOPE Tower at Jersey Shore University Medical Center

19 Davis Avenue, Neptune, NJ

JFK Medical Center

65 James Street, Edison, NJ

Mountainside Medical Center, an affiliate of John Theurer Cancer Center

1 Bay Ave, Montclair, NJ

Ocean Medical Center

425 Jack Martin Boulevard, Brick, NJ

Riverview Medical Center

1 Riverview Plaza, Red Bank, NJ

Southern Ocean Medical Center

1140 Route 72 West, Manahawkin, NJ

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Lung Cancer Risk Assessment

Take our online health risk assessment to determine if you are at risk for lung cancer and should be screened.

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Cancer Support Groups

Join one of our cancer support groups at a convenient location near you – to talk with others in a comfortable space.

Join A Support Group

More Information

Appointments can be made in person, by phone or online, and Hackensack Meridian Health Cancer staff will work closely with you and your physicians to plan your care. To get started, fill out the form below.

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