Mesothelioma Treatment Information for Residents of Gulf Coast, FL

If you live in the Gulf Coast region of Florida and require treatment for mesothelioma, consider choosing Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa. The multispecialty team of physicians at Moffitt’s Mesothelioma Research and Treatment Center has a unique level of experience evaluating and treating this uncommon malignancy. Mesothelioma patients from across the state and the country benefit from the remarkable expertise of our surgeons, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, pathologists and radiologists in a single location, as well as supportive care professionals who can help patients and their families cope with a mesothelioma diagnosis and achieve an enhanced quality of life.

In addition to receiving treatment from multiple specialists, mesothelioma patients have access to an array of leading-edge treatments. Moffitt’s tumor board collaborates to develop individualized treatment plans for our patients according to their diagnosis and overall health. Some of the advanced mesothelioma treatment options we offer include:

  • Brachytherapy
  • Extra-pleural pneumonectomies (EPP)
  • Heated intraoperative peritoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC)
  • Intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT)
  • Pleurectomy/decortication
  • Robotic-assisted surgery
  • Tomotherapy

Moffitt is dedicated to advancing mesothelioma treatment and providing better, longer lives for individuals diagnosed with this cancer. That’s why we spearhead several groundbreaking research initiatives and clinical trials. Our patients have access to innovations in mesothelioma treatment, such as new chemotherapy combinations, targeted genetic testing and novel immunotherapies, before they are made available elsewhere. Our efforts have resulted in a prestigious Comprehensive Cancer Center designation from the National Cancer Institute.

If you are traveling to Moffitt from Gulf Coast, FL, for cancer treatment, we encourage you to take advantage of reduced rates with our partner hotels. These hotels are located near our cancer center, meet or exceed our stringent hygiene standards and are committed to providing a comfortable, friendly atmosphere for patients and their families.

Contact us at 1-888-663-3488 or submit a new patient registration form to consult with a Moffitt physician regarding your mesothelioma treatment options. Referrals are not required for patients from Gulf Coast, FL, or anywhere around the globe to visit Moffitt.