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Sylvester Difference

Highly specialized
teams

Our highly skilled physicians work in integrated, collaborative teams to offer you a range of treatment options that lead to better outcomes and higher survival rates.

Most advanced
therapies

At Sylvester, you have access to the most advanced clinical trials and therapies, including those that are often only available at NCI-designated cancer centers, like Sylvester.

unique treatment
plans

Just as every patient is different, so is every cancer. Our experts create treatment plans specific to your genetic makeup and your specific cancer.

The experts at Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, part of UHealth - University of Miami Health System, are world-renowned for advancing cancer care and developing life-saving cancer treatments, all in pursuit of your cure. Receiving an early and accurate diagnosis from Sylvester's team leads to a tailored treatment plan for you and your loved ones.

From performing diagnostic testing and understanding your needs to creating a unique treatment plan and providing compassionate care, our specialized teams are focused solely on your cancer.

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South Florida's
Only NCI-designated
Cancer Center

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Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center has been nationally recognized in cancer care. As South Florida's only NCI-designated cancer center, you can access the most advanced therapies — right here at home. Learn more >

Sylvester's experts are available across nine convenient locations in South Florida, from north Broward to south Miami-Dade.

  • Aventura
  • Coral Gables
  • Coral Springs
  • Deerfield Beach
  • Ft. Lauderdale
  • Hollywood
  • Kendall
  • Miami
  • Plantation

Focused on
Your cancer

Our physicians and researchers are trained to treat your cancer. Often sub-specializing in a specific cancer type, they are singularly focused on you and your unique treatment.

Neuro-Oncology

Macarena I. de la Fuente, M.D.
Chief, Neuro-Oncology

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Learn about neuro-oncology

Pancreatic Cancer

Peter J. Hosein, M.D.
Pancreatic Cancer Expert

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Learn about pancreatic cancer

Gynecologic Cancer

Marilyn Huang, M.D.
Gynecologic Cancer Expert

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Learn about gynecologic cancer

Cellular Therapy

Antonio M. Jimenez Jimenez, M.D.
Cellular Therapy Expert

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Learn about bone marrow and stem cell transplants

Liver Cancer

Patricia D. Jones, M.D.
Liver Cancer Expert

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Learn about liver cancer

Breast Cancer

Susan B. Kesmodel, M.D.
Breast Cancer Surgery Expert

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Learn about breast cancer

Neuro-Oncology

Ricardo J. Komotar, M.D.
Brain and Tumor Neurosurgery Expert

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Learn about neuro-oncology

Melanoma

Jose Lutzky, M.D.
Melanoma Expert

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Learn about melanoma

Radiation Oncology

Brandon A. Mahal, M.D.
Radiation Oncology Expert

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Learn about radiation oncology

Phase 1 Clinical Trials

Jaime R. Merchan, M.D., MMSc
Director, Phase 1 Clinical Trials Program

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Learn about phase 1 clinical trials

Pancreatic Cancer

Nipun B. Merchant, M.D.
Associate Director, Translational Research

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Learn about pancreatic cancer

Lymphoma

Craig H. Moskowitz, M.D.
Physician-in-Chief, Lymphoma Expert

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Learn about lymphoma

Breast Cancer

Alejandra T. Perez, M.D.
Breast Cancer Expert

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Learn about breast cancer

Urologic Cancer

Chad R. Ritch, M.D., FACS
Urologic Cancer Expert

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Learn about urologic cancer

Lung Cancer

Estelamari Rodríguez, M.D.
Lung Cancer Expert

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Learn about lung cancer

Hematologic Cancer

Mikkael A. Sekeres, M.D., M.S.
Chief, Hematology

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Learn about hematologic cancer

Sarcoma Cancer

Jonathan Trent, M.D., Ph.D.
Sarcoma Cancer Expert

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Learn about sarcoma cancer

Lung Cancer

Nestor R. Villamizar, M.D.
Lung Cancer Surgery Expert

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Learn about lung cancer