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Esophageal Cancer Treatment Information for Residents of Fort Myers, FL
The latest breakthroughs in esophageal cancer treatment are available at Moffitt Cancer Center. Located a short drive from Fort Myers, Florida, Moffitt is trusted by patients around the globe for individualized cancer treatment and comprehensive supportive care. The multispecialty team of physicians within our Gastrointestinal Oncology Program focuses exclusively on diagnosing and treating malignancies in the esophagus and other areas of the gastrointestinal tract, giving them unrivaled expertise that can make all the difference when it comes to achieving a successful outcome and a positive quality of life.
In addition to receiving treatment from renowned specialists, Moffitt esophageal cancer patients can find assurance in our:
- Tailored treatment plans – Our multispecialty tumor board collaborates to determine the most appropriate course of treatment for each patient, and refines plans as necessary according to the patient’s progress and specific needs.
- Convenience – In a single location, patients within our esophageal cancer program have access to gastroenterologists, medical oncologists, endoscopic oncologists, surgeons, radiation oncologists, pathologists, radiologists, supportive care professionals and other specialists. This eliminates the need for patients to travel to multiple locations to undergo the various screenings and treatments they require.
- Clinical trial program – Our patients have the opportunity to participate in our robust clinical trial program, where they can receive innovative treatments before they are made widely available.
- Research initiatives – Our researchers and physician scientists are continually working to improve the treatment and overall understanding of gastrointestinal cancers. Thanks to our commitment to advancing cancer research, the National Cancer Institute has designated us as a Comprehensive Cancer Center, and we are the only such center based in Florida.
At Moffitt, we understand that traveling to another city for esophageal cancer treatment can be challenging. To help eliminate stress for patients visiting from Fort Myers, FL, and other cities, we have partnered with several reputable hotels near our cancer center to offer discounted rates. These hotels comply with our stringent hygiene standards and are committed to providing a comfortable setting for patients to recover and spend time with their families.
If you live in Fort Myers, FL, and would like to consult with a Moffitt physician about your esophageal cancer treatment options, call 1-888-663-3488 or submit a new patient registration form. You do not need a referral to schedule a consultation.