Welcome. This blog is your opportunity to ask questions of the physicians of Yale School of Medicine and Yale Cancer Center. While it is no substitute for a professional diagnosis, and people must always consult with their personal physicians to make decisions about their course of treatment, the information provided here may help you make more informed choices. Answers to questions will be posted on this site, not sent via email. Please understand that we cannot answer every question submitted. Also, nothing contained in either the questions or answers should be considered private, personal or confidential, and are not subject to any laws concerning privacy.
Yale School of Medicine is a world-renowned center for biomedical research, education and advanced health care. Yale Medical Group (the physicians who teach, research and practice at Yale School of Medicine) is one of the largest academic multispecialty group practices in the United States. Yale Cancer Center has been a National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center for more than 35 years, and is one of only 41 such centers in the nation and the only comprehensive cancer center in Southern New England.