Our center brings together multiple specialties, precision treatments designed specifically for the unique characteristics of each patient’s cancer, and the innovative research that revolutionized progress against colorectal cancer.
Learn more about Colon Cancer
Specialists from multiple disciplines who provide comprehensive approaches to the treatment of colon cancer
Leading treatment for colon and rectal cancer and promising new therapies for metastatic cancers
Rectal Cancer Clinic
One-day, comprehensive evaluation by top rectal cancer medical oncologists, radiation oncologists and surgeons
Why Choose Johns Hopkins For Colon Cancer Treatment
The Multidisciplinary Difference
The interaction among all research and clinical specialties that led to breakthrough discoveries is the hallmark of the Johns Hopkins Colorectal Cancer Research Center’s Multidisciplinary approach.
Immunotherapies provide long lasting control of specific colorectal cancers, including some advanced cancers.
Better detection methods, including circulating tumor cell technology known as liquid biopsy, detect small clusters of cancer cells years before they are visible on CT scans or other scans.
Advances in precision medicine, including identification of critical cancer signatures, allow doctors to customize treatment for individual patients.
Resources and SupportPatient and Family Services
The Harry J. Duffey Family Patient and Family Services Program offers a variety of resources such as emotional support, assistance with temporary housing and transportation, help with finances and legal matters, religious support and aid in managing care.
Charitable Giving Support Colorectal Cancer Research
Each contribution to the Johns Hopkins Colorectal Cancer Research Center of Excellence has the potential to make a difference in the lives of cancer patients at Johns Hopkins and around the world. Our physician-scientists are leading the way, and your donation will support innovations that translate to better, more effective treatments.