John Theurer Cancer Center

Ready to Re-Write Cancer

John Theurer Cancer Center, part of Hackensack University Medical Center, is New Jersey’s largest and most comprehensive cancer program. In less than 25 years, we’ve become one of the most prominent programs nationwide, with more than 1,200 team members collaborating in a highly subspecialized and multidisciplinary environment. Not surprisingly, more people in the New Jersey/New York metropolitan area turn to John Theurer Cancer Center for cancer care each year than to any other facility in New Jersey.

Patient Stories

Pushing the boundaries of science and innovation to heal the human body and spirit

Teaming Up to Take on Cancer

John Theurer Cancer Center. Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center. Two strong institutions that share a passion and expertise for developing new therapies to improve outcomes for patients with cancer.

Joining Forces


The largest clinical research team in New Jersey.

Research at John Theurer Cancer Center

Make an Appointment

Call us to speak with a member of our intake team.

Call 551-996-5855

Cancer Resources

Explore the Health Library

Shared Medicine is The Best Medicine

Our Cancer Services

Our new state-of-the-art facility at John Theurer Cancer Center was designed with the goal of create an uplifting environment for every one of our patients.

Customized Solutions

Researching Tomorrows Medicine

The Research Division consolidates the basic and translational research and clinical trials that are conducted at John Theurer Cancer Center and the David Joseph Jurist Research Center for Tomorrows Children.

Providing Access to the Newest Ideas and Approaches

Cancer Blood and Marrow Stem Cell Transplantation Program

The prospect of undergoing a transplant can be daunting, and we strive to make you and your family and friends as comfortable as possible during each step of your treatment and afterwards.

Over 400 Transplants Performed Annually

John Theurer Cancer Center Locations

Located just seven miles west of New York City in Bergen County, NJ, we are easily accessible via public transportation. Additional locations in the greater New York metropolitan area can be found at Palisades Medical Center and in Franklin Lakes.

Easily Accessible