Your Health Care Team

Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) uses a team approach to treatment. That means you will see many providers from different branches of medicine and health care. As part of the University of Utah, HCI is also a teaching hospital, and you will also see medical students on the health care team.

The health care team includes the following:

  • Surgeons
  • Oncologists
  • Residents
  • Fellows
  • Nurses
  • Advanced Practice Nurses and Physician Assistants
  • Dietitians
  • Social Workers
  • Physical/Speech Therapists

You may also see other personnel such as financial counselors, discharge planners, or other hospital staff. Interpreters are available upon request.