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HomeMesothelioma in the U.S.ConnecticutConnecticut Mesothelioma Treatment

If you live in the state of Connecticut and have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, you have access to a number of treatment options. Conventional mesothelioma treatments available in Connecticut include surgery, chemotherapy and radiation. Beyond these conventional treatments, clinical trials may currently be recruiting pleural and peritoneal mesothelioma patients in Connecticut.

We have listed top mesothelioma doctors that practice in Connecticut as well as the top cancer care centers in the state. Additionally for caregivers, we have located a number of local cancer treatment support services. Read more about health care options available to you in Connecticut here.

Connecticut Mesothelioma Statistics

  • 582 mesothelioma deaths (1999 – 2015)
  • 91 asbestosis deaths (1999 – 2015)
  • 673 total deaths (1999 – 2015)

Connecticut Mesothelioma Cancer Centers

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma cancer centers that are located in Connecticut. Please click on a cancer center link to obtain more information about the clinical programs offered and how to contact the cancer center.

Connecticut Mesothelioma Cancer Clinics

Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute at Hartford Hospital

Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute at Hartford Hospital

Hartford, CT 06106
Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven

Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven

New Haven, CT 06511
Yale Cancer Center

Yale Cancer Center

New Haven, CT 06520

Doctors who Treat Mesothelioma in Connecticut

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma doctors that are located in Connecticut. Please click on a doctor link to obtain more information about their background, areas of expertise, professional affiliations, and contact information.

Connecticut Mesothelioma Doctors

Photo of Frank C. Detterbeck, M.D.

Frank C. Detterbeck, M.D.

Chief of Thoracic Surgery and Surgical Director of Thoracic Oncology
New Haven, CT
Photo of Michael R. Grey, M.D.

Michael R. Grey, M.D.

Chairman of the Department of Medicine
Hartford, CT
Photo of Carrie A. Redlich, M.D.

Carrie A. Redlich, M.D.

Director of the Occupational and Environmental Medicine Program
New Haven, CT

It is not uncommon for patients to travel outside of their current states to meet with top oncologists and thoracic surgeons across the country. These mesothelioma experts usually have a particular focus within their practice.

Mesothelioma Clinical Trials in Connecticut

The following clinical trials are in progress or actively recruiting participants in the state of Connecticut:

Nivolumab and Ipilimumab in Treating Patients With Rare Tumors


Conditions: Carcinoma, Carcinoma, Squamous Cell, Adenocarcinoma, Neoplasms, Germ Cell and Embryonal, Mesothelioma, Breast Neoplasms, Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma, Cholangiocarcinoma, Carcinoma, Basal Cell, Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors, Carcinoid Tumor, Carcinoma, Transitional Cell, Carcinoma, Adenoid Cystic, Teratoma, Adenocarcinoma of Lung, Carcinoma, Neuroendocrine, Seminoma, Pheochromocytoma, Choriocarcinoma, Cystadenocarcinoma, Cystadenocarcinoma, Serous, Carcinoma, Endometrioid, Chordoma, Paraganglioma, Hemangiosarcoma, Fibromatosis, Aggressive, Trophoblastic Neoplasms, Adenocarcinoma, Mucinous, Gestational Trophoblastic Disease, Adenocarcinoma, Clear Cell, Nerve Sheath Neoplasms, Neurofibrosarcoma, Cystadenocarcinoma, Mucinous, Fibroma, Thyroid Neoplasms, Pseudomyxoma Peritonei, Sex Cord-Gonadal Stromal Tumors, Adrenocortical Carcinoma, Carcinoma, Islet Cell, Vulvar Neoplasms, Paget Disease, Extramammary, Adenocarcinoma, Papillary, Carcinoma, Acinar Cell, Adenocarcinoma, Bronchiolo-Alveolar, Mixed Tumor, Mullerian, Carcinoma, Giant Cell, Neoplasms, Unknown Primary, Neoplasms

Last Updated: September 27, 2019

Status: Recruiting

Locations:

A Study of the Safety, Tolerability and Pharmacokinetics of ABBV-368 as a Single Agent and Combination in Subjects With Locally Advanced or Metastatic Solid Tumors


Conditions: Neoplasms

Last Updated: September 5, 2019

Status: Recruiting

Locations: La Jolla, CA. Sacramento, CA. Stanford, CA. New Haven, CT. Iowa City, IA. Huntersville, NC. Greenville, SC. Dallas, TX. San Antonio, TX. Charlottesville, VA. Fairfax, VA.

Connecticut Cancer Support Services

While receiving treatment, mesothelioma patients may find a need for temporary lodging, patient transport, physical therapy or counseling. We have compiled a list of these cancer support services in Connecticut for your convenience.

Connecticut Treatment Support Services

  • Counseling & Support Groups

    • MISSION
      (Southport)
      203-292-8722
    • Connecticut Counseling Services
      (Danbury)
      203-743-4698
    • Connecticut Counseling Services
      (Norwalk)
      203-838-6508
    • Connecticut Counseling Services
      (Waterbury)
      203-755-8874
    • Ann’s Place
      (Danbury)
      203-790-6568
  • Long-Term Housing

    • Montage Rocky Hill
      (Rocky Hill)
      860-756-0368
    • Atria Stratford
      (Stratford)
      203-380-0006
    • Flats at 390
      (Meriden)
      203-292-1099
  • Patient Transport

    • Andover Dial a Ride
      (Andover)
      860-742-7305
    • Connecticut Transportation Solutions
      (Bridgeport)
      203-592-7213
    • Connecticut Transportation Solutions
      (Waterbury)
      203-592-7213
    • Sweetheart Transportation Service
      (Danbury)
      203-748-2511
  • Physical Therapy

    • Gaylord Physical Therapy, Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
      (North Haven)
      203-230-9226
    • St. Vincent’s Medical Center
      (Bridgeport)
      203-576-6000
    • Griffin Hospital
      (Derby)
      203-732-7445
Other Resources for Mesothelioma Patients in Connecticut

Asbestos Exposure and Mesothelioma in Connecticut

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