Karmanos Cancer Institute, headquartered in Detroit, is the largest cancer research and provider network in Michigan and has 15 treatment locations. Cancer patients have increased access to advanced cancer care in communities throughout the state. This provides an extra level of comfort and peace of mind to patients and their families, knowing they can receive the best care locally.
Caring for approximately 13,000 new patients annually and conducting more than 800 cancer-specific scientific investigation programs and clinical trials, Karmanos is among the nation’s best cancer centers. Karmanos offers one of the largest clinical trials program in the nation, giving patients access to more than 250 promising new treatments not found at other hospitals or health organizations.
Through the commitment of 1,000 staff, including nearly 300 faculty members, and supported by thousands of volunteer and financial donors, Karmanos strives to lead in transformative cancer care, research and education through courage, commitment and compassion. Our long-term partnership with the Wayne State University School of Medicine enhances the collaboration of critical research and academics related to cancer care.
Why Choose Karmanos
We work with hundreds of doctors to arrange for convenient care for patients and families. Together, our cancer teams and your doctor can recommend the best treatment options with immediate access to the latest cancer-fighting drugs and therapies. At Karmanos we’ll make sure your first chance at beating cancer is your best chance toward a future free of cancer.
More About Karmanos
•The Karmanos Advantage – Karmanos is the only hospital in Michigan focused solely on fighting cancer giving you access to more than 250 new promising, cancer-specific treatments not found at other hospitals
•Locations & Directions – Karmanos offers outpatient facilities in 15 locations across Michigan — providing world-class care close to home.
•Karmanos Publications – Hope Magazine, Clinical Trials Newsletter, e-friends offers readers stories about the people, technology and achievements that constitute Karmanos.
•Frequently Asked Questions – Have a few questions about Karmanos and the services offered? Check out our most commonly asked questions
•Community Partners – Karmanos is proud to be affiliated with community-minded businesses and organizations that help raise essential funds for cancer research
•Partnership With Wayne State University – Karmanos’ basic science researchers and clinicians are all faculty members at WSU’s School of Medicine, allowing the two groups to work together to break new ground in the cancer treatments.