International patient


Recognized for its expertise in oncology, Institut Curie receives hundreds of foreign patients each year. To meet their specific needs, Institut Curie offers a dedicated team, services and tools to support them and their families before, during and after their stay.

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France’s leading cancer center, Institut Curie combines an internationally-renowned research center with a cutting-edge hospital group, which treats all types of cancer, including the rarest. Several hundreds of foreign patients call on Institut Curie each year with different types of requests:

  • a medical opinion
  • a sample analysis
  • medical treatment

These services are available to all, to individuals as well as to paying establishments (insurance companies, states, companies, etc.). Institut Curie is private foundation with public utility status which provides paid services: treatments are subject to a cost estimate which is submitted to the applicant with a therapeutic plan before the patient arrives in France.

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Dedicated support and assistance from your first request

To accelerate consideration and handling of your file, Institut Curie has implemented:

  1. A bilingual online request platform (in French and English)

This platform lets you digitally transfer all the information needed for an estimate and referral to an appropriate specialist, in an organized manner and from your home country. 

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  1. A dedicated international team

Institut Curie provides its international patients with a dedicated team, featuring coordinators who will be your point-of-contact and whose role it is to provide ongoing follow-up for your course of care. This team also features physicians and support workers.

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Your medical care and administrative formalities

You are an international patient: where do you begin to arrange your treatment? Find out the details of your medical care and administrative formalities as well as the various chronological steps.

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Patient testimonials: what they say about us

Patients treated at Institut Curie often form close relationships with the medical team and with members of the International Patient Services. They very often share their experience.

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Frequently asked questions

How much do treatments cost? Find the answers to the questions most frequently asked by international patients.

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For any assistance, contact us by phone, Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm at +33 (0)1 76 49 13 01