Breast Cancer Surgery Options for Patients from the Oviedo, FL, Area
Several breast cancer surgery options exist for patients in Oviedo, Florida, at Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa. Moffitt has developed an international reputation for being a world leader in complex cancer procedures, including breast cancer surgery. Using innovative techniques to perform advanced surgical procedures, our fellowship-trained surgeons achieve highly successful surgical outcomes. Our team of skilled specialists has helped to improve the lives of thousands, including those with breast cancer.
One of the many factors that make Moffitt stand out as a leading cancer center is our multispecialty approach to treatment. Our patients, including those from Oviedo, FL, receive highly individualized attention from our expert team of cancer specialists who meet weekly to evaluate each patient’s case. These collaborative reviews allow our patients to benefit from multiple expert opinions without the need for referrals. If we determine that an individual with breast cancer would benefit from breast cancer surgery, Moffitt’s expert surgeons can recommend the ideal option for her needs, including the following mastectomy procedures:
- Modified (or radical) mastectomy – A surgery to remove part or all of a breast, a number of lymph nodes under the arm and the lining over the chest
- Total (or simple) mastectomy – A procedure to remove an entire breast
- Bilateral mastectomy – A procedure to remove both breasts
- Prophylactic (or preventative) mastectomy – A surgery that may be elected by a woman who has been identified as having a high risk of developing breast cancer
Our team of experienced and skilled surgeons also perform complex breast reconstruction procedures and uses minimally invasive techniques whenever possible.
Furthermore, we understand that traveling during cancer treatment can be stressful. For this reason, we have partnered with several nearby hotels that meet or exceed our stringent infection control and hygiene standards and offer discounted prices to our patients.
For more information on breast cancer surgery options available to those with breast cancer in Oviedo, FL, call 1-888-663-3488 or complete our online new patient registration form. We accept patients with or without referrals.