Ovarian cancer patients from the West Palm Beach, Florida, area who require hysterectomy surgery can consider receiving their treatments at Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa. Our surgeons perform a high volume of complex surgeries, and as a result, can now remove some tumors that were once deemed inoperable. We specialize in bringing hope to thousands of patients every year, and we spearhead groundbreaking research initiatives and clinical trials to ensure that we continue making strides in the fight against cancer. Additionally, the caliber of our surgeons and the minimally invasive techniques they practice have made Moffitt a sought-after cancer center for virtually every type of cancer treatment available.
A hysterectomy, or the surgical removal of the uterus (sometimes along with the fallopian tubes and ovaries), can serve either as an ovarian cancer treatment or a preventive measure for women who have been identified as having a high risk of developing ovarian cancer. Women who choose Moffitt for hysterectomy surgery are attended to by surgeons who specialize in gynecological cancers exclusively, and perform a high volume of related procedures every year. This experience translates into more successful surgical outcomes for our ovarian cancer patients and a level of expertise that surpasses that of other cancer centers.
In addition to our state-of-the-art surgical techniques, women can feel confident in their decision to trust Moffitt for hysterectomy surgery and ovarian cancer care for several reasons:
- We take a multispecialty approach to cancer treatment. Each patient is treated by an expert team comprised of physicians, surgeons, oncologists, radiologists, reproductive endocrinologists, dietitians, chaplains, and other medical and supportive care professionals. In this way, we ensure the best possible quality of life.
- We’ve assembled a tumor board of Moffitt cancer specialists to regularly assess each patient’s progress and implement necessary adjustments to their individualized treatment plans.
- We’re the only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center based in Florida and the third largest cancer center in the nation by patient volume.
To eliminate as many inconveniences as possible for patients who travel to Moffitt from West Palm Beach, FL, and beyond, we can recommend nearby partner hotels that offer discounted rates to our patients and their families. The management teams at these hotels are committed to providing an outstanding level of hospitality to Moffitt patients and the properties meet or exceed our high standards for hygiene and infection control.
Ovarian cancer patients from West Palm Beach, FL, who are interested in learning more about the hysterectomy procedures performed at Moffitt are encouraged to call 1-888-663-3488, or fill out our online new patient registration form. No referrals are necessary.