A lymph node dissection may be necessary as part of a patient’s ovarian cancer treatment plan. Women in the Orlando, FL, area who need this surgery can turn to Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa. Moffitt is the only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center based in Florida, an accolade that speaks to our dedication to exploring more effective approaches to treating cancer. We take a collaborative, multispecialty approach to cancer treatment by pairing each patient with a team of cancer specialists who will work together to create an individualized treatment plan and monitor a patient’s progress. This team consists of radiologists, radiation oncologists, pathologists, oncologists, reproductive endocrinologists, nurses and other supportive care workers, and meet on a weekly basis to assess each patient’s treatment plan as needed.
Another way that Moffitt provides exceptional tailored treatment is through our wide range of surgical specialties. Patients who come to us from Orlando, FL, for lymph node dissection and ovarian cancer treatment discover that:
- As the third largest cancer center in the nation based on volume, Moffitt performs a high volume of surgeries to treat ovarian cancer, as well as other reproductive system malignancies.
- Our highly experienced, fellowship-trained surgeons are experts in their field of specialty, and only perform surgeries for the conditions they specialize in.
- We can perform a number of different types of advanced surgical procedures, including robotic and minimally invasive options, which can reduce a patient’s recovery time and risks of complications.
In addition to providing superior cancer treatment and supportive care services, Moffitt assists with travel logistics to our cancer center. We understand that undergoing ovarian cancer treatment can be stressful as it is, which is why we will make it easier for patients to find the accommodations they need. We are partnered with several local hotels that meet or exceed our stringent hygiene and infection control standards, so our patients can have a comfortable, safe place to stay while focusing on their health and recovery.
Any woman from Orlando, FL, who wishes to learn more about the lymph node dissection options at Moffitt for their ovarian cancer treatment can call 1-888-663-3488 or fill out our new patient registration form online. No referrals are necessary to meet with our specialists.