SURGICAL ONCOLOGY


SURGICAL ONCOLOGY

Surgical oncology is a specialized form of surgery that involves treating, managing and preventing various types of cancers. A surgical oncologist not only removes tumors, cancerous cells and growths, but also takes the measures to avoid the potential spread and further risk of more cancer.

Christine Nava, RN, Supervisor

Procedures include treatments for the following:

• Melanoma
• Breast cancer
• Skin cancer
• Pancreatic cancer
• Liver cancer
• Bile duct surgery
• Stomach cancer
• Esophageal cancer,
• Colon cancer
• Bowel cancer
• Soft tissue sarcoma
• Lymph node surgery

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