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MedStar Georgetown Cancer Institute at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital

Front of the MedStar Georgetown Hospital building with cherry blossoms in the foreground
3800 Reservoir Rd. NW
Washington, DC 20007

Welcome to the MedStar Georgetown Cancer Institute at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital

Why choose us

MedStar Georgetown Cancer Institute at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital was built on a foundation of cura personalis—caring for the whole person. This rich Jesuit tradition represents our dedication to the physical, psychological, and spiritual well-being of others and allows us to provide holistic care for our patients and their families throughout their cancer journey. 

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This commitment, combined with the expertise and the range of services we offer, results in an unmatched experience for cancer patients and their families. As the premier experts in cancer, we are the treatment destination of choice for patients from all parts of the globe. In fact, we are nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top 50 cancer programs in the country for 2022-2023—the only program to achieve this rank in the Washington, D.C., region.

Noted for our multidisciplinary approach to cancer care, we serve as a central hub for all our patients’ needs, offering a full spectrum of cancer services, including screening and prevention, research, diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation, social/emotional support, and survivorship programs. Our specialists are leaders in the field of cancer research, and work collaboratively to develop a unique treatment plan designed specifically for each patient. Our cancer-specific nurse navigators streamline the process, ensuring the delivery of patient-centered care throughout the cancer journey. This team approach results in higher quality care and, ultimately, better outcomes.

In addition, our research engine, Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, the region’s only National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, gives patients access to breakthrough treatments and clinical trials in cancer care. Our program brings together many nationally and internationally recognized subject matter experts who are leading, designing, and writing them.

Whether you’re looking for preventive services, exploring treatment options, or want to request a second opinion regarding a cancer diagnosis, you can be sure that everything you need is offered at MedStar Georgetown Cancer Institute at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital.


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Hours of operation:

Monday to Friday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.


MedStar Medical Group accepts most major health insurance plans. If you are uncertain as to whether your individual health insurance plan is accepted at MedStar Medical Group, please call your insurance company.

      • Aetna Elect Choice/ EPO (Aetna Health Fund) Innovation Health: Network Only Plus
      • Aetna Innovations: HMO & EPO Plus
      • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO Plans
      • Aetna Quality Point of Service (POS)
      • Aetna Student Health Insurance
      • Aetna USAccess (POS)
      • Aetna Worker's Compensation Network
      • Innovation Health: Indemnity
      • Innovation Health: Open Network Only Plus
      • Innovation Health: POS Plus
      • Innovation Health: PPO
      • Open EPO Plus
      • Open POS II
      • Aetna Innovations: HMO & EPO Plus
      • Blue Choice Advantage & Healthy Blue (HMO, POS)
      • CFBCBS Blue Choice Opt Out Plus Open Access (POS)
      • CFBCBS BlueChoice HMO
      • CFBCBS Federal Employee Program (Std. & Basic PPO)
      • CFBCBS Maryland Indemnity or PPO
      • CFBCBS Maryland Point of Service Plan (MPOS)
      • CFBCBS (NCA) Indemnity
      • HealthyBlue PPO
      • CFBCBS BlueChoice HMO
      • CFBCBS (NCA) Indemnity
      • Choice Fund PPO
      • CIGNA HMO & Network (HMO)
      • CIGNA Indemnity
      • CIGNA POS/Network POS
      • Great-West Healthcare POS/CIGNA
      • POS OA & OA Plus
      • Coventry Health Care National Network PPO
      • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
      • Coventry of Delaware HMO/PPO
      • First Health PPO
      • Innovation Health: Indemnity
      • Innovation Health: Open Network Only Plus
      • MedStar Family Choice-DC Healthy Families
      • MedStar Family Choice - Maryland Health Choice
      • MedStar Medicare Choice
      • MedStar Select (MedStar Associates' Plan)
      • Tricare Extra (Indemnity)
      • Tricare for Life (Medicare Supplemental Plan)
      • Tricare Prime
      • Tricare Standard
      • M.D. IPA (HMO)
      • M.D. IPA Preferred (POS)
      • Mamsi Life & Health (Indem./PPO)
      • OneNet PPO, Inc.
      • Optimum Choice Preferred (POS) & OCI Direct (HMO)
      • United Healthcare Choice Plus
      • United Healthcare Compass (HMO)
      • United Healthcare Core Essential (HMO)
      • United Healthcare Options (PPO) (includes Empire PPO, GEHA, Compass Rose)
      • United Healthcare Select HMO - EPO/NPP
      • United Healthcare Select Plus (POS)
      • United Student Resources


MedStar Georgetown Cancer Institute at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital continuously meets the rigorous standards that are required to earn recognition from some of the nation’s most highly regarded accrediting bodies. This includes:

  • Accreditation with Commendation from the American College of Surgeons Committee on Cancer
  • Certification from the American Society of Clinical Oncology’s Quality Oncology Practice Initiative program
  • Full accreditation from the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers
  • Accreditation from the American College of Radiology