Masonic Cancer Center

A comprehensive cancer center designated by the National Cancer Institute

Patient Information

On this page:

Patient Care

Patient Appointments

Patient Navigation

Cancer Information

Cancer Information Nurse Line

Find a Clinical trial

Familial Cancer Registry

 

Patient Care

The Masonic Cancer Center’s clinical partner is the University of Minnesota Cancer Care. A list of cancer treatment clinics and physicians is available at the following websites:

  • Find a physician
  • University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital
    Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Center
    Journey Clinic
    Hematology & Oncology
  • University of Minnesota Medical Center
    Blood and Marrow Transplantation (BMT)
  • University of Minnesota Cancer Care
  • Please visit the following website pages for more information about patient care for individual cancer types, along with the providers and locations for each. To schedule an appointment right away, please call 1-855-486-7226.

    Patient appointments

    If you would like to make an appointment with a cancer specialists at any of our cancer clinics, both on the main University of Minnesota campus and at one of our five community cancer clinics (Burnsville, Edina, Maple Grove, Princeton and Wyoming, MN), please call 1-855-486-7226.

    Patient Navigation

    Patient navigation at University of Minnesota Cancer Care offers individualized support for patients, families, and caregivers to overcome barriers in the healthcare system. The ultimate goal of the Patient Navigator is to motivate, educate, and empower patients to take control of their health. Meet our navigators.

    Cancer Information

    Information about many types of cancer, symptoms and treatments is also available on the University of Minnesota Cancer Care website. Included on their website is a “Cancer Library” that contains the most up-to-date information provided directly from the National Cancer Institute’s PDQ® database. Medical information provided here supports, but does not replace, the relationship that exists between a patient and his or her physician.

    Cancer Information Nurse Line

    The Masonic Cancer Center provides a toll-free telephone line for residents of Minnesota, Iowa, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin:
    1-888-CANCER MN (1-888-226-2376). The information line is staffed from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday by a cancer nurse.

    If you live in the Twin Cities metro area or outside of the toll-free calling area, you may call 612-624-2620.

    You may also e-mail your questions to ccinfo@umn.edu

    The goal of the information line is to help provide answers to questions that will assist you in making decisions about cancer care. Here are examples of information and assistance provided by the Cancer Information Line:

    • Finding a physician at the University of Minnesota.
    • General information about cancer screening, diagnosis, and treatment
    • Clinical trials available for specific cancers at the University of Minnesota as well as other local and national clinical trials
    • Cancer services available at clinics and hospitals affiliated with the University of Minnesota
    • Finding area support groups

    Clinical Trials

    The Masonic Cancer Center has developed a robust database of all current clinical trials that are currently open and accruing patients.

    Family Cancer Registry

    Click here for information about the William C. Bernstein, M.D. Familial Cancer Registry.

 

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  • Last modified on December 5, 2014