About the Cancer Institute
As the region's only academic medical center, the Cancer Institute serves our community through our mission of healing, education, and discovery. As the largest provider of cancer care in the region, the Cancer Institute offers the broadest spectrum of cancer specialists and services to care for the adult population. From the prevention of cancer, and early detection strategies to survivorship and end of life supportive care and everything in between, the Cancer Institute is here for you. Contact us
Letter From the Director
The Cancer Institute facility brings all outpatient cancer services under one roof with convenient parking steps away from the covered entrance. Read More
Cancer Institute Vision Statement
The University of Tennessee Medical Center Cancer Institute will overcome the challenges of cancer through healing, discovery, outreach, and education in partnerships with those in our community.
Cancer Institute Mission Statement
The University of Tennessee Medical Center Cancer Institute will provide each patient with compassionate, comprehensive, and coordinated care through a multiprofessional, innovative approach. The foundation of our commitment is the pursuit of collaborative discovery and education focused on patients, healthcare professionals, and the community.
Cancer Institute Facility
The 83,000-square-foot cancer area is equipped with features that support and enhance the comprehensive services provided to oncology patients and isdevised to meet the needs of patients, families, physicians, nurses and other staff.
The Cancer Institute offers programs and services for many different types of cancer. Our multidisciplinary team of cancer specialists are dedicated to providing patient's with the highest quality of care.
Cancers We Treat
The Cancer Institute provides advanced services and technology to treat cancer. Our programs are designed to focus on you, the patient. Click here to learn more about various cancers.
Frequently used numbers at the Cancer Institute:
- Cancer Institute Information: 865.305.6055 or 1.866.337.8824
- Healthcare Coordination: 865.305.6970
- University Breast Center: 865.305.9069
- Hospital General Information: 865.305.9000
- Clinical Trials: 865.305.9773
Directions & Parking
UT Medical Center
Medical Building F
1926 Alcoa Highway
Knoxville, TN 37920