Skip to main content

Banner: regions cancer care

Cancer Care Center

Face cancer with confidence, strength and hope. Our expert oncology teams are here by your side, every step of the way.

Cancer treatment that starts with a 48-hour promise

A cancer diagnosis is a life-changing event, but there’s hope for life-changing treatment. That starts at our cancer care hospital. At Regions, you always have experts by your side.

Cancer treatment at Regions starts with our 48-hour promise. This means you’ll see an oncologist within 48 hours of your cancer diagnosis so you can get answers and start a personalized cancer treatment plan right away.

Read more (+)
Nurse and patient looking at a electronic tablet

Find a cancer doctor

Our cancer doctors are nationally recognized for the care they provide to patients at Regions. Other people on your care team may include nurses, physician assistants, dieticians and other specialists.

Meet the care team


Find a cancer center

Regions offers treatment at two locations in the Twin Cities:

Regions in St. Paul

Riverside in Minneapolis

Regions Hospital neuro-oncology program

Dr. Richard Peterson is one of just a few neuro-oncologists in the state and leads the neuro-oncology program at Regions Hospital. You can be seen at both Regions and HealthPartners Riverside Clinic in Minneapolis when you are part of the neuro-oncology program. We offer services for:

  • Cancer rehab
  • Chemotherapy
  • Clinical trials and research
  • Complementary therapies
  • Genetic counseling
  • Nurse navigation
  • Nutrition counseling
  • Oncology pharmacist
  • Palliative care program
  • Psychosocial support
  • Radiation therapy
  • Social work support
  • Surgery

Clinical trials for cancer

We’re always researching to find the best cancer treatments to help you heal.

View a list of current trials

Oncology Research

Judy’s breast cancer journey

Hear Judy’s experience with Stage IV breast cancer and how a clinical trial gave her a new lease on life.

Getting treatment at a Minneapolis or St. Paul cancer center

Intro to chemotherapy

Learn what to expect during treatment and get tips for managing side effects.

Nutrition during cancer care

Find out how you can manage appetite changes and stay healthy during treatment.

Support when you need it


Starting treatment

Find educational classes, support groups and other programs to help you live your best life, during and after cancer.

Call 651-254-3572 for more information.


Tell us how to care for you

As you begin treatment, talk to your doctor about completing this important form. Go to page 84 to get started.

Provider Order for Life Sustaining Treatment


Survivorship program

You’re a survivor from the moment you’re diagnosed. You’ll get an individualized plan that cares for your emotional and physical needs after treatment.

Talk with your physician to learn more about this program.

Related specialties


Physical, occupational, speech and other therapies to get you back to you.

Breast Health Center

We work closely with breast surgeons, doctors and nurses to give you comprehensive breast cancer care.

Breast Health Center

Make an appointment

Regions: 651-254-3572

Riverside: 612-341-4800

Find your cancer care specialist

How to get to Regions

Getting to Regions Hospital

Parking information and hospital map

How to get to Riverside

View clinic information and directions

Regions Cancer Center is certified by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer.

Regions Hospital is one of only 5 certified programs in Minnesota certified by the American Society of Clinic Oncology’s (ASCO) Quality Oncology Practice Initiative (QOPI).

Back to top