Colorectal cancer treatment is among our many specialties at Moffitt Cancer Center. Located a short drive from West Palm Beach, Florida, in Tampa, Moffitt is a high-volume cancer center that features a world-class Gastrointestinal Oncology Program. Patients in this program benefit from the diverse expertise of a treatment team that focuses exclusively on cancers of the gastrointestinal tract. Working hand-in-hand, our colorectal cancer specialists leverage the latest advances in treatment to help achieve positive outcomes and an enhanced quality of life for our patients.
At Moffitt, we take a multispecialty approach to colorectal cancer treatment to attack the disease from all angles. Our colorectal cancer program includes experts from several specialties, including but not limited to:
- Medical oncology
- Surgical oncology
- Radiation oncology
- Interventional radiology
Each patient’s ideal course of colorectal cancer treatment will depend on several factors, including the specific location of the cancer and its cellular makeup. Moffitt’s tumor board collaborates to develop individualized treatment plans for each of our patients, which may include robotic-assisted surgery, targeted drug therapy, intensity modulated radiation therapy and other advanced procedures and therapies. Moffitt also spearheads a robust clinical trial program and trailblazing research initiatives to improve the way gastrointestinal cancers are detected and treated. Additionally, our team includes compassionate supportive care professionals who provide nutrition advice, pain management solutions, counseling and other important services to keep patients as comfortable as possible throughout the treatment process.
Moffitt patients and their families from West Palm Beach, FL, are encouraged to take advantage of low rates at our partner hotels. These hotels follow meet our stringent hygiene standards, feature hospitable staff and are conveniently located near our cancer center.
If you live in West Palm Beach, Florida, and would like to explore your colorectal cancer treatment options with a Moffitt specialist, submit a new patient registration form online or call 1-888-663-3488. Referrals are not required to visit Moffitt.