Residents of Miami, Florida, who have been diagnosed with adenocarcinoma lung cancer can turn to Moffitt Cancer Center for comprehensive treatment and supportive care. Located in Tampa, Moffitt’s Thoracic Oncology Program is led by physicians who focus exclusively on lung cancers. And, because Moffitt is a high-volume cancer center, our specialists have a unique level of experience addressing even the most uncommon and complex malignancies.
Treatment for adenocarcinoma, which comprises about 40 percent of all lung cancers, can take several forms depending on the patient’s overall health and the extent of the disease. Many treatment plans at Moffitt include a combination of:
- Targeted drug therapy
- Radiation therapy
Moffitt also leads a groundbreaking clinical trials program that allows eligible patients to receive the latest advances in treatment before they are made widely available.
Moffitt’s multispecialty approach to treating adenocarcinoma lung cancer
Patients at Moffitt benefit from the expertise of a multispecialty team that includes surgeons, radiation oncologists, medical oncologists, pathologists, cardiologists, pulmonologists and other experts. Our physicians draw from their specialized expertise to develop individualized treatment plans for each patient, because when it comes to treating lung cancer, the opinions of multiple experts are better than one. Moffitt also has supportive care professionals such as counselors and dietitians to help patients overcome the emotional and physical challenges of living with cancer.
At Moffitt, we understand that traveling from Miami to receive lung cancer treatment presents some logistical challenges. That’s why we partner with hotels near our cancer center to offer reduced rates to out-of-town patients and their families. These hotels adhere to our strict cleanliness standards and are committed to offering a comfortable and relaxing environment to our patients and their loved ones.
Are you interested in speaking with a Moffitt physician about your adenocarcinoma lung cancer treatment options? If so, submit a new patient registration form online or call 1-888-663-3488. We welcome patients from Miami and throughout the country with or without referrals.