Being a Patient

At the Winship Cancer Institute, we know that cancer care can be complicated. As our patient, we want to make your experience as easy as possible.

You or your family member can request an appointment by simply calling us toll-free at 1 (888) WINSHIP (946-7447) or at (404) 778-1900 or complete the online appointment request form.

Our team will review your information and provide a more complete response when we return your call, which we will do promptly, usually within a few hours. We will ask you questions about you and your cancer diagnosis, answer questions regarding your visit, and help you schedule an appointment.

Refer a Patient

If you are a physician and would like to refer your patient to Winship Cancer Institute, please call (404) 778-5050.

Schedule a Proton Therapy Consultation

Referring physicians and patients with questions about proton therapy and its appropriateness for their individual cancers can schedule a consultation with a Winship radiation oncology expert by calling 1-833-3PROTON (1-833-377-6866).

Schedule a Mammogram

Operated by Emory Healthcare, The Emory Breast Imaging Center provides mammography, ultrasound and other screening options for the detection of breast tumors and lesions. To request an appointment for a mammogram, call (404) 778-PINK (778-7465) to speak with a scheduling coordinator.

Schedule a Lung CT

Emory Healthcare offers lung computed tomography, or CT, screening at all Winship locations. For more information on lung CT screening, call (404) 686-5864 (LUNG).

In an effort to provide you with the best service possible, we have prepared information on what to expect on your first visit, a checklist of items to bring with you and links to useful information about insurance coverage, billing, parking, directions, lodging, restaurants and more.

We encourage you to obtain insurance coverage information directly from your insurance company or from your employer's benefits office prior to your visit.

As a courtesy, The Emory Clinic will file your insurance claims, both primary and secondary. We will work with you to help ensure you receive full benefit from your insurance company, and we will respond to requests from your insurer for additional information.

For billing purposes, it is important to note that hematology and medical oncology clinics including the ambulatory infusion centers at all Winship locations are operated by Emory University Hospital Midtown.

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