For more than 50 years the Humanitas Oncology Centro of Catanese provides outstanding care to patients and their family. It has established itself as a reference point for the diagnosis and treatment in abdominal, gynecological, breast and thyroid cancer care. The center is an integral part of the National Hospital network of Humanitas hospitals that promotes the sharing of medical knowledge and the advancements in health technologies.
Since joining the Humanitas Hospital Group in 2002, the Centre has seen significant restructuring, which allow the center to double its capacity in order to provide specialized care to oncological patients by international renowned healthcare professionals and state of the art technology.
The Center regularly organizes screening campaigns in collaboration with the most important scientific bodies of that region. E.g. the project “Save the Skin” is a free campaign to detect suspicious moles and lesions, promoted annually by Humanitas Group.
The Center regularly organizes meeting to develop scientific advances in the field of cancer; Congresses, as well as refresher and specialized courses.