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    Carcinoid and Neuroendocrine Cancer Team

    Physician referral, phone consults, hospital transfers • Call UK•MDs: 800-888-5533

    Fax: 859-323-4607 or 859-257-6325

    The UK Markey Cancer Center is home to the region’s first multidisciplinary clinic dedicated to neuroendocrine tumors.

    Because their overall incidence is rare, these tumors present some unique diagnostic and therapeutic challenges. At the Neuroendocrine Multidisciplinary Clinic, treatment planning begins with the patient’s first visit. Specialists from medical, surgical and radiation oncology review cases with pathologists and diagnostic radiologists. Patients are treated with a coordinated comprehensive care approach, which includes communication with the primary care team and referring physicians.

    The team-based approach, stressing individualized care, patient education and research, is expected to result in better care for patients, improving both their prognosis and their quality of life.

    For patient appointments call: 859-257-4489 or 866-340-4488

    Clinic location

    Whitney-Hendrickson Building
    First Floor
    800 Rose St.
    Lexington KY 40536