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Gastrointestinal Oncology

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Our oncologists offer a wide spectrum of cancer control activities, from prevention to rehabiliation and long-term follow-up. Comprehensive evaluation and treatment is provided for:

  • Gastrointestinal cancer
  • Esophageal cancer
  • Gastric cancer
  • Intestinal cancer
  • Liver cancer
  • Pancreatic cancer
  • Anal, perianal and colorectal cancer

Most invasive diseases require surgical resection, where possible, and a team approach involving the optimal application of all techniques including chemotherapy and radiation.

Oncologists at the Digestive Disease Center provide chemotherapy for various stages of cancer. We offer adjuvant chemotherapy as well as various targeted therapies.

As a member of the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group, one of the largest clinical cancer research organizations in the United States, we also conduct clinical trials in varous types of adult cancers