No matter what kind of treatment a cancer patient receives, the fight against cancer is more than a physical challenge. It impacts everything from emotional well-being to financial stability. We believe that caring for a patient is caring for a person. We realize that people exist within a matrix of family, friends, jobs, homes, neighborhoods, geographical areas, and psychological and cultural environments, all of which can influence health and disease. Our mission is to develop a treatment plan that is right for our patient and their loved ones in an environment that supports and nurtures them.
Radiation oncologist Dr. Leonard Farber founded the Farber Center for Radiation Oncology with the goal of providing unparalleled, innovative care while catering to patients real lives both at the center and beyond. The first and only freestanding radiation facility of its kind in Manhattan, the Farber Center represents a warm alternative to the sterile and often daunting hospital environment without compromising quality of medical care and they accept most insurance plans. Drawing on his longstanding experience as one of the most respected radiation oncologist in the field, Dr. Farber handpicked the most innovative technology, sought-after physicians, and superior facilities in the world to establish what is first and foremost a superlative treatment center. In fact, the Farber Center's independent status allows the facility to take advantage of the most sophisticated technology available, offering superior treatment under the guidance of highly regarded professionals while treating patients as people.