UPMC Hillman Cancer Centre in Ireland

Advanced Oncology Care.
Global Expertise.

About UPMC Hillman Cancer Centre

UPMC Hillman Cancer Centre is one of the largest integrated networks of cancer experts in the world. Locally, we are a cancer care partner to hospitals and organisations across Ireland’s South East and beyond. With locations in Waterford, Cork, Clane, and Kilkenny, patients facing a cancer diagnosis have the opportunity to access the latest in cancer care. At UPMC Hillman Cancer Centre, our staff is centred on their patients. Backed by academic research in here and the U.S., our specialised team of consultant medical, surgical, and radiation oncologists and a host of skilled, experienced, and compassionate healthcare professionals work together to determine the best course of treatment and care for each patient, giving them the expert care needed to fight cancer, win, and get back to living their lives to the fullest.

Our Services

Globally Recognized Cancer Care Close to Home

We offer a range of medical and surgical oncology treatments and radiotherapy. Many of our locations offer a variety of diagnostic and imaging services featuring advanced technology such as endoscopy, biopsy, On-Board Imager (OBI), Cone-Beam Computed Tomography, TruBeam®, and RapidArc®.

Stereotactic Radiosurgery and Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy Now Available in Munster

Our Cork facility is the only radiotherapy centre in Munster to offer stereotactic radiosurgery and stereotactic body radiation therapy. The innovative, sophisticated technology of the Varian Edge™ Radiotherapy System, precisely delivers measured doses of radiation to a specific part of the body, which may result in fewer, shorter treatments.

Our Locations

UPMC Whitfield Hospital

Call 051-337444
Email info@upmc.ie

Our Waterford facility is located on the campus of UPMC Whitfield Hospital and provides medical oncology, surgical oncology, radiotherapy, and oncology rehabilitation to patients throughout the South East. The UPMC Hillman Cancer Centre at Whitfield Hospital has been delivering care to patients since 2006.

Bon Secours Radiotherapy Cork in Partnership with UPMC Hillman Cancer Centre

Call 021-4861100
Email info-hccbs@upmc.ie or kellyp6@upmc.ie

This location provides state-of-the art radiotherapy to patients throughout the Munster region. Located on the campus of Bon Secours Hospital Cork (Western Road entrance), this centre offers patients access to previously unavailable radiotherapy services including stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) and stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT).

UPMC Kildare Hospital

Call 045-982300
Email info@upmc.ie

Located in Clane, this location offers patients appointments with cancer specialists, diagnostics, surveillance endoscopy, and oncology rehabilitation.

UPMC Aut Even Hospital

Call 056-7775275
Email info@upmc.ie

Our Kilkenny location provides appointments with cancer specialists, medical oncology including chemotherapy, diagnostic services such as surveillance endoscopy, cancer surgery, and oncology rehabilitation.

World Renowned Radiotherapy -- Cancers We Treat

  • 3D Conformal Radiation Therapy
  • Deep Inspiration Breath-hold Techniques
  • Electron Therapy
  • Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy
  • Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • Brachytherapy
  • Radium Ra 223 Dichloride
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy
  • 3D Conformal Radiation Therapy
  • 4D Planning and Respiratory Gating
  • Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • 3D Conformal Radiation Therapy
  • Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • 3D Conformal Radiation Therapy
  • Electron therapy
  • Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • 3D Conformal Radiation Therapy
  • Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy
  • 3D Conformal Radiation Therapy
  • Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • 3D Conformal Radiation Therapy
  • Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • 3D Conformal Radiation Therapy
  • Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)

Our Doctors and Staff

We pride ourselves in the level of care we offer our patients. Our multidisciplinary team approach is delivered by a global team of experts – people and resources centered around our patients  – providing world-class cancer care close to home. Ask your oncologist for a referral to one of our locations or to learn more, please call us at 051-337444 to reach our Waterford location or 021-4861100 to reach our Cork location.

Support Services and Patient Transport

Free, Confidential Transport

The South East Radiotherapy Trust (SERT) is a volunteer-based transport service that provides door-to-door or pick up point collection for patients undergoing radiotherapy, to and from UPMC Hillman Cancer Centre at UPMC Whitfield Hospital.

Here for You

Managing a cancer diagnosis is far more than treating the cancer. We take a holistic approach to cancer care and partner with a variety of agencies in the South East to provide palliative care, home health care, nutrition advice, symptom and side effect management, and counseling.

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