omprehensive Coordinated Care
The Gastrointestinal Cancer Tumor Conference
To ensure the highest quality care, members of the Gastrointestinal Cancer Tumor Conference and multidisciplinary Tumor Board discuss patients’ diagnostic tests, pathology and treatment plan according to The National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) guidelines. The board includes specialists in gastroenterology, surgery, medical and radiation oncology, diagnostic and interventional radiology, pathology and patient navigators. As a patient progresses through cancer care, his or her case may be reviewed several times throughout treatment.
Our expert physicians provide a range of advanced, multidisciplinary healing therapies using state-of-the-art technology, including:
- Surgery – Including robot-assisted minimally invasive surgery (the daVinci "S" Surgical System)
- Radiation therapy in our dedicated Radiation Therapy Suite; treatment may include IMRT (Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy), allowing for more intensive therapy to a particular area while avoiding non-cancerous tissue
- Non-surgical minimally invasive procedures, such as radiofrequency ablation and chemoembolization
- Medical oncology, Chemotherapy in our dedicated Chemotherapy Infusion Suite, targeted therapies, pain and symptom management
Plus, access to clinical trials.
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