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Memorial Sloan-Kettering

Memorial Sloan-Kettering

New York City, US   |   Accreditation: none listed 

160 East 53rd Street

NY, New York


212-639-4900, toll-free 888-675-7722



The world’s oldest and largest private cancer center, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC) has devoted more than a century to patient care as well as to innovative research, making significant contributions to new and better therapies for the treatment of cancer.

A world leader in cancer care and research, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center has always welcomed international patients. Physicians and cancer patients from around the world consult our doctors every day, and thousands choose Memorial Sloan-Kettering for treatment.

Our entire staff contributes to a caring environment that focuses on the person, not just the disease, and encompasses not only patients, but also their loved ones.

For the International Patient:

International patients constantly seek care from Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City, considered one of the world’s premiere cancer centers. Its International Center is a facility specially designed to serve patients from abroad.

The International Center is a comfortable place for international patients and their families, where their privacy is respected and their needs are accommodated. Our aim is to coordinate the clinical and personal needs of Memorial Sloan-Kettering’s international patient population with skill, warmth, and concern.

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Memorial Sloan-Kettering’s International Center is located in our Rockefeller Outpatient Pavilion at 160 East 53rd Street. This facility, designed with the needs of patients in mind, houses resources and services for the best possible cancer care.

Before your arrival, our specially trained staff will help you coordinate the medical information Memorial Sloan-Kettering physicians will need to arrange for an opinion by mail, an on-site second-opinion consultation, or medical care. During your stay, our guest services staff will serve as your liaisons to New York City’s many offerings.

The International Center was established to simplify the lives of our patients who are away from home. Our staff is here to help make your visit as comfortable as possible. The International Center is here for you, a special place in New York, created with your needs in mind.


In keeping with the goal of assuring high standards of cancer care for our international patients, Memorial Sloan-Kettering has established relationships with institutions around the world, including the following:

* AmMed International (Hong Kong)
* Centro M?dico Teknon (Barcelona, Spain)
* Clinique de Genolier (Geneva, Switzerland)
* Euroclinic Athens (Greece)
* Hospital S?rio Liban?s (Sao Paulo, Brazil)
* Korea Cancer Center Hospital (Seoul, Korea)
* Metropolitan Florence Nightingale Hospital/American Cancer Center (Istanbul, Turkey)
* Raffles Medical Group (Singapore)
* St. Luke’s Medical Center (Philippines)


- AIDS-Associated Cancers
– Bladder Cancer
– Bone Cancer
– Bone Marrow Transplantation
– Brain Tumors
– Brain Tumors, Metastatic
– Brain Tumors, Pediatric
– Breast Cancer
– Cervical Cancer
– Childhood Cancers
– Colorectal Cancer
– Endometrial & Other Uterine Cancers
– Esophageal Cancer
– Gallbladder & Bile Duct Cancers
– Gastric (Stomach) Cancer
– Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
– Head and Neck Cancers
– Hodgkin Lymphoma
– Hodgkin’s Disease, Pediatric
– Kidney Cancer
– Leukemias
– Leukemias, Pediatric
– Liver Cancer
– Liver Metastases
– Lung Cancer
– Lymphomas
– Lymphomas, Pediatric
– Melanoma
– Mesothelioma
– Multiple Myeloma
– Myelodysplastic Syndrome
– Neuroblastoma
– Ovarian Cancer
– Pancreatic Cancer
– Pediatric Cancers
– Pituitary Tumors
– Prostate Cancer
– Rare Hematologic Disorders
– Rare Solid Tumors
– Retinoblastoma
– Sarcomas, Pediatric
– Skin Cancer
– Soft Tissue Sarcoma
– Spine Tumors
– Testicular Cancer
– Thymoma
– Thyroid Cancer
– Uterine Cancers
– Wilms’ Tumor

Insurance Accepted:

Memorial Sloan-Kettering patients have access to financial counselors who are committed to working with you, your physician, and your insurance company so that you can receive care at our hospital.

Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield, CIGNA, MagnaCare, QualCare, Touchstone Health, UnitedHealthcare

Patients with insurance questions should contact Memorial Sloan-Kettering’s Insurance Information line at 646-497-9176.