Highly skilled surgeons, groundbreaking research
Surgery often is an integral part of a cancer treatment plan. With groundbreaking research and a team of highly skilled and specialized surgeons, surgery can offer the greatest chances of a successful outcome at Moffitt.
Traditionally, cancer surgery is performed to cure your cancer by physically removing it from your body. Surgery can be used for diagnosis, treatment or prevention. Decisions about surgery depend on many factors. If cancer is able to be treated by surgery, you and your doctor will determine the kind of surgery that’s most appropriate for you.