Types of Cancer

Lung Cancer

Strong against Lung Cancer

Memorial Cancer Institute is on your side as South Florida’s leader in lung cancer treatment. Memorial is the cancer institute that combines innovative research and lung cancer treatment with a multidisciplinary team of experts who are committed to doing whatever it takes to beat your cancer.

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What Is Lung Cancer

Any cancer that begins in your lungs—usually in the bronchi, or small tubes within them—is lung cancer. The two most common kinds of lung cancer are non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) and small-cell lung cancer (SCLC). NSCLC is the most common type of lung cancer, while SCLC is less common and more aggressive

Your Lung Cancer Navigator

Finding your way through a healthcare system can be complicated, even when you’re feeling well. But when you or a loved one is facing a cancer diagnosis, it can be even more overwhelming. That’s why Memorial Cancer Institute brings you a lung cancer navigator — someone dedicated to helping you find your way through appointments, tests and treatments to make sure that you receive the best care possible and the lung cancer treatment you need.

Your lung cancer navigator is here to:

  • Help you get the doctor appointments you need, quickly
  • Help you with insurance or payment issues
  • Make sure you have transportation to your appointments
  • Answer your any questions you may have

Learn more about Patient and Family Support

To schedule an appointment, call Memorial Cancer Institute at 954-265-4325, or send an email.