Jefferson Health Northeast


Cancer Center


The Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center–Jefferson Health is one of only two nationally ranked cancer centers in the region. Now, our cancer experts are right in your community—at Jefferson Torresdale Hospital. They’re with you at every step—from your diagnosis and personalized care plan, until your final treatment. Backed by a top cancer hospital, our specialists provide patients with personalized support services and access to advanced clinical trials and leading-edge treatments like immunotherapy.  Appointments in 48 hours, a new 14,000+ sq. ft. state-of-the-art infusion center, and world-class cancer care.  All conveniently located near you. 

Now Providing Comprehensive Cancer Services in Torresdale

At the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Torresdale, we offer a full range of comprehensive services for cancer prevention, early detection, diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation, support and follow-up—close to home. You'll have the peace of mind knowing that wherever you or a loved one are on your journey, we're with you every step of the way.

Cancer Center

Until Every Cancer is Cured. Starting With Yours.

In the fight against cancer, the right team can make all the difference. Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Torresdale patients have access to the latest developments in cancer research, technology and treatment - close to home. 

We're also accredited by the American College of Surgeons (ACoS) Commission on Cancer (CoC) and the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), helping to ensure you'll receive the quality care you need to fight this disease. Our broad range of programs and services will help you get back to the life you love—stronger than ever.

About Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center - Jefferson Health

A leading center for practice-changing discovery and comprehensive cancer treatment, the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center - Jefferson Health is a Designated Center by the National Cancer Institute since 1996, and is one of only 71 institutions in the nation to hold this prestigious recognition. We are committed to delivering the most advanced, personalized cancer care, made possible through  scientific discoveries and breakthroughs in detecting and treating cancer. SKCC provides advanced clinical trials and novel treatment strategies throughout the Greater Delaware Valley and is routinely ranked amongst the top hospitals for cancer care in the United States by US News & World Report.  The multi-disciplinary teams at SKCC bring together specialists for treatment planning, which results in some of the highest survival rates in the nation.

The Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Torresdale is bringing advanced cancer care to the Northeast Philadelphia community for the first time.