The physicians at Levine Cancer Institute's Gastrointestinal Oncology Program are experts in the diagnosis, treatment, and management of a wide variety of cancers of the digestive system.
Not only do we see patients with diseases considered more common, such as colon and rectal cancers, but we also regularly treat less frequently occurring cancers, such as pancreas, liver, gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST) and stomach cancers.
GI Cancer: Innovative Treatments
Through innovative surgical techniques and the latest medicines, our doctors can offer patients the latest treatments available, including:
- Minimally invasive surgical techniques such as esophagectomy, gastrectomy, pancreatectomy, hepatic resection and colorectal resection
- Diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy for pancreatic, hepatobiliary and esophageal cancers
- Innovative clinical trials - Our physicians are actively involved in the research of new and groundbreaking cancer treatments.
- Most advanced radiation oncology treatment available in the region including intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT).
Most gastrointestinal cancers are best treated with a combination of therapies. Our multidisciplinary team of surgeons, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists and other specialists collaborate to identify and develop the best treatment strategy for each patient with gastrointestinal cancer.
In addition, we also offer support services including patient navigators, genetic counseling, wellness programs, counseling and support groups, and nutritional counseling.
For more information about Levine Cancer Institute, call 980-442-2000 or 800-804-9376.