Markey Cancer Center

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WHY CHOOSE
MARKEY

Standing strong as Kentucky's only NCI-designated center
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800 Rose St.
Lexington, KY 40536
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CANCER TYPES &
OUR SPECIALTY
TREATMENT TEAMS

The UK Markey Cancer Center has developed a variety of specialized multidisciplinary teams to evaluate and treat the disease, which means that physicians and nurses from multiple specialties work together with each patient to develop the best treatment plan for their particular circumstances.

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Determined. Extraordinary. Nationally Ranked Cancer Care.

WE'RE CHANGING HOW
KENTUCKY TREATS CANCER

UK HealthCare’s Markey Cancer Center has once again been ranked among the top 50 cancer centers in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.

As Kentucky’s only National Cancer Institute designated cancer center, we never stop innovating, researching, finding breakthroughs and providing interdisciplinary care for cancer patients and their families. Their stories are the proof of our impact, and the reason we continue to find new ways to give Kentuckians the expert cancer care they deserve.

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CLINICAL TRIALS
AT MARKEY

At the University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center, we are advancing cancer care and research to prevent, detect and treat one patient at a time. As a patient at Markey, you have a team of people looking at your individual case, applying the most recent cancer knowledge to give you the best chance of survival.

Clinical trials allow our researchers to do the research that can help heal Kentuckians and move the entire state forward.

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Clinical Trials Help UK Serve, Heal Kentuckians

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2021 KY Cancer Needs
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2021 Markey Cancer Center
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Markey Cancer Center is NCI-designated

The UK Markey Cancer Center was first designated by the National Cancer Institute in 2013 – a distinction that recognizes our extraordinary ability to provide world-class care for our patients. We are the only NCI-designated cancer center in Kentucky and one of only 71 in the nation.

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