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Finding Health Care Services If You Have Cancer

From National Cancer Institute

Topics include "Choosing a Doctor," "Getting a Second Opinion," and "Choosing a Treatment Facility."

www.cancer.gov/about-cancer/managing-care/services
Above information is also available in Spanish.

www.cancer.gov/espanol/cancer/manejo-del-cancer/servicios

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Cancer Centers


From Melanoma International Foundation

U.S. Cancer Centers:

"List of National Cancer Institute's approved comprehensive cancer centers and other centers of excellence for melanoma."

http://melanomainternational.org/web-resources/cancer-centers

Global Resources [Outside of U.S.]:

"When possible we list support agencies and highly recommended specialists."

http://melanomainternational.org/web-resources/global-resources

search for doctors


Resources are listed in alphabetical order. Resource descriptions in quotes are taken directly from each website.


Note: Any organization's list or database should NOT be considered a comprehensive directory. Also, medical associations only list their members.


Ocular Oncologists (Doctors Treating Eye Melanoma):


>>  A Cure in Sight

"List of doctors who specialize in ocular melanoma."

https://acureinsight.org/patient-resources/dr_list


​​>>  American Academy of Ophthalmology

"Find an Ophthalmologist" search tool. (Select 'Ocular Oncology' in 'Subspecialty' drop-down menu. Then search by city, state, or country.)
https://secure.aao.org/aao/find-ophthalmologist

​>>  Eye Cancer Foundation
"Search for eye cancer specialists in more than 50 countries."
www.eyecancercure.com/find-a-doctor

​>>  Melanoma Research Foundation's CURE OM
"Melanoma Treatment Center Finder." (Select 'Ocular' in the services list.)

​https://melanoma.org/treatment-center-finder


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Oncologists (Includes a variety of specialties):


​>>  American Society of Clinical Oncology
"Find an Oncologist" search tool.
www.cancer.net/find-cancer-doctor



Radiation Oncologists:


​​>>  American Society for Radiation Oncology

"Find a Radiation Oncologist" search tool in middle of webpage.

www.rtanswers.org/home



Surgical Oncologists:


​>>  Society of Surgical Oncology
"Find a Surgical Oncologist" search tool.
https://imis2.surgonc.org/SSOiMIS/SSOTEST/Find_a_Doc.aspx