The Gynecologic Oncology department specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of cancers pertaining to the reproductive organs of women. We work very closely with radiation oncologists, medical oncologists, social workers and other health care providers to bring you the most comprehensive medical care.
The types of cancer we treat include:
Ovarian cancer is a cancer that starts within the cells of the ovary. Each female has two ovaries, one on each side of the uterus. Within the ovaries, eggs are produced, along with the hormones, estrogen and progesterone. Ovarian Cancer is most commonly diagnosed in women aged 50-65.