Frequently Asked Questions
How do I make an appointment with an IU Simon Cancer Center physician?
How do I get to the IU Simon Cancer Center?
Where do I park at the IU Simon Cancer Center?
Are there discount lodging options for patients within close proximity to IU Simon Cancer Center?
Is there financial assistance available for if I don't have insurance or adequate insurance for my complete cancer care?
Patients and referring physicians can schedule an appointment with most IU Simon Cancer Center physicians. Patients can self-refer to all of our clinical programs, except the Gynecologic Oncology Program, which requires a physician referral.
To make an appointment at the IU Simon Cancer Center or for more information about available treatment options and clinical trials, patients may call 1-888-600-4822. Patients may also contact the appropriate clinical program directly.
Referring physicians should contact the IU Health IMACS referral system as instructed in the Refer a Patient section.
Entrances to the IU Simon Cancer Center are located at the Barnhill Drive entrance, 535 Barnhill Drive, and the Michigan Street entrance, 1030 W. Michigan St. See the Travel Information section for detailed driving directions for the IU Simon Cancer Center.
Parking for the IU Simon Cancer Center is available in the Vermont Street Garage. Parking for Indiana University Hospital is available in a garage connected to the hospital on the northeast corner. Riley Hospital for Children parking is available at both the Riley Outpatient Center Garage and the Wilson Street Garage. See the Travel Information section for more detailed information about parking at the IU Simon Cancer Center.
Yes, there are discount lodging options for eligible patients. Please see our Travel Information section for more information about lodging. You may also call our oncology social workers: for adult social services call (317) 278-2538, for pediatric social services, call (317) 274-8312.
Is there financial assistance available if I don't have insurance or adequate insurance for my complete cancer care?
Yes, financial counselors are available at the IU Simon Cancer Center to assist our patients and families with their financial concerns. They may set-up payment arrangements and, when available, drug company assistance. See the Financial Counseling section for information on how to contact our financial counselors.