Become a Patient

You may make an appointment at Winship Cancer Institute yourself or through a referral from your primary care physician.

The easiest way to contact us is by filling out our online appointment form. This allows us to review your information and provide a more thorough response when we call you, which we will do promptly, usually within a few hours.

If you prefer, you can call 1-888-WINSHIP (1-888-946-7447) or 404-778-1900 to make an appointment. We will ask you for information about your diagnosis, answer questions regarding your visit, and schedule an appointment.

What to bring with you to your first visit:

  • List of current medications and dosages
  • Pathology slides
  • Scan and x-ray films
  • Copy of your insurance card

You may be asked to assist us in obtaining records from your referring or current physician. Much of the information can be faxed to Winship prior to your initial visit. We will help you understand what we need and why.

Things we may ask for:

  • Pathology reports
  • Lab reports
  • X-ray and scan reports
  • History and physical
  • Office notes
  • Treatment records
  • Operative reports
  • Hospital discharge summaries
  • Copy of your insurance card, front and back

This information can be faxed to 404-778-2177, 404-778-3890, or 404-778-1251.