Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center

Cancer Answer Line

Cancer can be difficult to understand. Our Cancer Answer Line resource specialists can help. Whether you or a loved one has been diagnosed with cancer or you just want to learn more about a cancer-related topic, contact us. We’ll help you find the answers.

833-722-6237

You can also email us at CancerAnswerLine@utsouthwestern.edu.

Contact us with questions about:

  • Clinical trials
  • Genetic counseling and testing
  • Cancer prevention
  • Cancer screening
  • Cancer diagnosis and treatment
  • Survivorship support
  • Nicotine cessation/How to quit
  • Nutrition and exercise recommendations
  • Community programs for the underserved
  • A cancer expert to speak at your next event

This service is available for patients, non-patients, friends, or family members of people touched by cancer. We can help you gather information, get answers to general questions about cancer and cancer care, and help you navigate your way through this difficult topic.

We’re available 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Your call or email is always free and confidential.

Note: This service cannot provide specific medical advice, review medical records, or make a diagnosis based on the information you provide. We provide cancer-related information for your general knowledge. This service is not a substitute for a doctor's advice.