Outpatient Palliative Care Clinic

Outpatient support

The Outpatient Palliative Care Clinic at Smilow Cancer Hospital provides support to patients on an outpatient basis. Led by Dr. Mark Swidler, the Clinic uses an interdisciplinary team approach to provide an extra layer of support for patients and families in the outpatient setting. 

These services include: 

  • Decision–making
  • Goals of care
  • Pain & symptom management

Social Work
  • Supportive resources for
  • life changes
  • Meaning-centered individual & group programs
  • Bereavement & grief support groups

  • Resilience building
  • Emotional coping skills
  • Cognitive behavior therapy

Art Therapy


Referrals to:

  • Home care
  • Community services
  • Integrative medicine
  • Smilow Pain Clinic
  • Addiction medicine
  • Hospice

Contact Us

Smilow Cancer Hospital 4th floor, room 202