Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumor FAQs

Many patients who have been diagnosed with a gastrointestinal carcinoid tumor have similar questions about their diagnosis, treatment and recovery. At Moffitt Cancer Center, we understand the challenges and complex emotions that individuals experience as they cope with a cancer diagnosis. The experienced team that makes up our Gastrointestinal Oncology Program is dedicated to providing gastrointestinal carcinoid tumor patients with the best possible treatment and care. To help you start finding answers to your questions, here is an article that may help:

While general reference information can answer some of your questions, there is no replacement for the guidance and advice of a physician familiar with your individual case. That’s why Moffitt ensures each patient at our cancer center receives a treatment plan that’s individualized to their unique needs. Additionally, we offer a wide range of supportive care services to help our patients before and after receiving treatment.

If you would like to discuss your diagnosis or learn more about receiving treatment for a gastrointestinal carcinoid tumor at Moffitt, we welcome you to schedule an appointment by calling 1-888-663-3488 or filling out a new patient registration form online. We do not require a referral for an initial consultation.