At Carolinas HealthCare System’s Levine Cancer Institute, we’ve put together a team of nationally recruited physicians focused on using the latest technology and innovative techniques in the treatment of gynecologic cancers.
For more information about Levine Cancer Institute, call 980-442-2000.
Gynecologic cancer includes any cancer that starts in a woman’s reproductive organs, including:
At Levine Cancer Institute, you’ll have access to the latest procedures for diagnosing gynecologic cancers.
If gynecologic cancer (ovarian, uterine, cervical, vaginal or vulvar cancer) is suspected, the first diagnostic step typically involves a physical exam (including a pelvic exam) and a thorough gathering of your medical history, including symptoms and risk factors.
Depending on the type of cancer suspected, your doctor may suggest any of the following diagnostic tests:
We offer the most advanced, comprehensive care for gynecologic cancer. Our nationally recognized team of surgeons, gynecologic oncologists, radiation oncologists, pathologists and other specialists work together to develop individualized cancer treatment plans for the best outcomes possible.
The Goal of Treatment:
Treatment for gynecologic cancer depends on your individual cancer and stage.
Gynecologic Cancer Treatment Options Include:
Clinical trials may also be an option. Levine Cancer Institute provides access to the latest clinical trials, bringing you groundbreaking treatment options that are not available anywhere else in the area. Learn more about our gynecologic cancer clinical trials.
The cancer care process can feel confusing and overwhelming at times – often involving physical, financial and emotional challenges for you and your family. From diagnosis to survivorship, we have numerous resources available to support you during your treatment experience.