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Rochester General Hospital

Lipson Cancer Institute - Rochester General Hospital

Lipson Cancer Institute - Rochester General Hospital

Comprehensive Cancer Care at Rochester General Hospital


The Lipson Cancer Institute was founded on a commitment to provide comprehensive and quality cancer care from one integrated program.

As a recognized leader in the treatment of cancer and blood disorders, we employ the most up-to-date, innovative therapies and tap into the most promising research in cancer detection, diagnosis, and treatment. This commitment to clinical innovation helps our patients and their families enjoy higher success rates, fewer treatment-related side effects, and longer, healthier lives.

The Lipson Cancer Institute at Rochester General Hospital offers:

  • Medical Oncology services
  • Hematology services
  • Radiation Oncology treatment services
  • 36 dedicated inpatient oncology suites
  • 18 private, environment-protected rooms
  • Outpatient palliative care services
  • 22 infusion chairs 
  • On-site labs for blood work
  • On-site oncology pharmacy
  • Cancer risk assessment and genetic testing services
  • Supportive resources including social work and help navigating benefits and financial assistance programs
  • Access to leading-edge clinical trials and cancer research


Offices at the Lipson Cancer Institute - Rochester General Hospital


Medical Oncology & Hematology

Phone: (585) 922-4020
Fax: (585) 922-4622

Radiation Oncology

Phone: (585) 922-4031
Fax: (585) 922-2971

Outpatient Palliative Care

Phone: (585) 922-6772
Fax: (585) 785-4157


Medical Oncology & Hematology Experts

Radiation Oncology Experts

Palliative Care Experts

Street Address

1425 Portland Avenue
Rochester, NY 14621

Get Directions

Located in the Rochester General Hospital Building

Phone Number

Phone Number: (585) 922-4020

General Hours

  • Monday: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Tuesday: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Wednesday: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Thursday: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Friday: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm