Petrov Oncology National Medical Research Center, Saint Petersburg
Federal State Budgetary Institution “National Medical Research Center of Oncology named after N.N. Petrov ”of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation is the largest specialized medical institution in the country. The center provides treatment to cancer patients at all stages of the disease in all directions. The Center uses both classical and innovative methods.
More than 1100 employees work in 18 clinical, 8 scientific, 13 diagnostic and auxiliary departments of the National Medical Research Center of Oncology.
Almost 300 of them are doctors specializing in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer and related diseases.
These are clinicians and scientists with a worldwide reputation, leaders in their fields, including 120 candidates of sciences, 51 doctors of sciences, 22 professors, 3 corresponding members of the Russian Academy of Sciences.
The N.N. Petrov National Medical Research Center of Oncology oversees oncological services in 11 constituent entities of the Russian Federation that are part of the North-West Federal District. The Association of Oncologists of the Northwest was established under his auspices. The center also provides methodological and organizational assistance to cancer centers in other regions of Russia and the CIS countries.