Cancer services

Addenbrooke's services

We are one of the leading cancer care specialist services in the UK, seeing more than 4,000 new  adult patients a year. Our reputation is built on:

  • quality patient care
  • leading-edge technology
  • world-class research
  • academic excellence

Our collaborative outlook with the University of Cambridge, Cancer Research UK and Macmillan enables us to bring together high quality clinical care and treatment underpinned by the world-class research.  As well as being the local hospital for patients living in the Cambridge area, we function as a regional centre for rarer types of cancer. As such, we collaborate across the region as part of the Anglia Cancer Network.

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Your treatment

At CUH we are ideally positioned to provide innovative and standard treatments. Our multidisciplinary approach means that your team will be able to provide all elements of your care to the highest possible standard.

What we do

We see more than 4,000 new patients each year as a regional centre for rarer types of cancer and also as the local hospital for patients living in the Cambridge area.

Addenbrooke’s Cancer Patient Partnership Group

The Addenbrooke's Cancer Patient Partnership Group (CPPG) is a group of patients and carers who work with hospital staff to improve cancer services.

Research and clinical trials

The Cambridge Cancer Trials Centre collaborates with the University of Cambridge and CRUK on clinical trials and studies aimed at improving outcomes for cancer patients and those at risk of developing cancer.

Contact cancer services

General enquiries: 01223 216552
Clinic appointments: 01223 216551

Cancer services
Box 193
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Hills Road

Fax: 01223 217094

Latest news

CUH Macmillan service gains ‘Beacon Centre’ status

Two women who are responsible for a team of Macmillan Cancer Support volunteers at Cambridge University Hospitals to support patients and families affected by cancer have reached a new standard in excellence.

New service helps cancer patients with welfare and benefits needs

Helping patients to focus on their treatment and not worry about the impact on income that a cancer diagnosis can bring is the aim of a new service launched at Addenbrooke’s on Wednesday 07 September.