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How to make your first appointment at the Upstate Cancer Center

Requesting an appointment with the experts at the Upstate Cancer Center is easy.

hand with phoneOur team of board-certified physicians and oncology-certified nurses and technicians is prepared to offer timely appointments, second opinions, screening tests and personalized treatment plans.

To make your first appointment, either call 855-964-HOPE (4673) or visit upstate.edu/cancer and click on “request appointment.” The cancer center team strives to respond to each request within 24 hours.

Upstate University Hospital also offers a free and confidential referral service for people who are looking for medical providers.

MD Direct provides information and can help set up appointments with Upstate physicians. If an Upstate provider does not meet your needs, MD Direct can give you information about other appropriate providers in Central New York. Physicians and providers do not pay for referrals or to participate in the referral service.

Reach MD Direct by calling 315-464-4842 or 800-544-1605

Cancer Care magazine spring 2018 coverThis article appears in the spring 2018 issue of Cancer Care magazine.