reatment and Support at Bridgeport Hospital

The Norma F. Pfriem Cancer Institute at Bridgeport Hospital provides care to more than 1,000 newly diagnosed cancer patients each year, a greater number than any other hospital in Fairfield County. The hospital is a member of the Yale-New Haven Cancer Network, an alliance of hospitals across Connecticut that provides access to the latest breakthroughs and delivers an unparalleled level of expertise in cancer prevention, early diagnosis and groundbreaking therapy.

The Cancer Institute offers a wide range of support services for patients and their loved ones, including our award-winning Patient Navigator Program. The nurses, staff and volunteers at The Dr. Richard W. Kmetzo Cancer Resource Center are here to answer your questions, provide free informational booklets and books, help you plan for appointments and support for you and your family at every stage.

Services and resources available at the Cancer Institute include: