UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center | Cancer Care | New Mexico | Albuquerque
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Comprehensive cancer diagnosis and treatment, under one roof

The UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center is the only clinic in New Mexico that brings all aspects of care together in a center designed with the whole person in mind.

A collaborative, multidisciplinary team personalizes your care every step of the way. Cancer physicians and surgeons work together with nurses, pharmacy and staff to coordinate your care.

You are in the best hands.



A Comprehensive Cancer Center designated by the National Cancer Institute

One of only 51 in the United States, in the top 3% of the nation’s elite cancer centers

As a National Cancer Institute (NCI) designated comprehensive cancer center, we bring you the highest-quality integrated cancer care based on the latest research.

We help to create new standards in cancer care, to bring life-saving discoveries to everyone.

On the front lines of cancer research, fighting for a cure

Our scientists are recognized throughout the nation for breakthrough research in genomics, leukemia, nanotechnology, radioisotopes and drug discovery. They bring their discoveries home to UNM Cancer Center oncology physicians for innovative treatment options.


Board-certified oncology physicians from top institutions represent every cancer specialty


Research scientists from schools such as Harvard, MIT and Memorial Sloan-Kettering in new discoveries

Nationally recognized in cancer research.

Cancer Clinical Trials

People who join clinical trials may be able to get the latest treatments years ahead of its general use. While receiving top quality clinical care, our patients are able to contribute to the wellbeing of future generations. Our program focuses especially on new immune therapies.

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Change Agent

The UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center Helps Patients With High-Complexity Cases

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Brain Cancer: Hunting What’s Left

Dr. Sara Piccirillo is using $850,000 in grant funding to study how brain cancer makes its way back

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Assured Resolution

A study of 3D mammography, led by Dr. Stephanie Fine, shows fewer callbacks for New Mexican women and greater confidence in results.

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To Train a Scientist

UNM Cancer Center Exposes Students to Careers in Cancer Research Thanks to American Cancer Society Diversity Grant

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Crushing It

Kyle Stepp overcame a multitude of challenges from bone cancer to remain committed to an active and generous life.

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Honored Researcher

Dr. Ichiko Kinjyo Receives 2021 Liz Tilberis Early Career Award From the Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance

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Training Tomorrow's Scientists

Our goal for the Undergraduate Pipeline Network is to open doors and get students thinking about what other opportunities are out there. — Jennifer Gillette, PhD, Associate Professor

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UNM Comprehensive
Cancer Center

1201 Camino de Salud NE
Albuquerque, NM 87102
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