Women with ovarian cancer sometimes require an omentectomy, the surgical removal of some or all of the abdominal lining, as a part of their overall treatment. Patients from Boca Raton, FL, who are considering an omentectomy are welcome to seek treatment at Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa. As the third-largest cancer center in the nation based on patient volume, Moffitt’s team of surgeons and cancer specialists have helped thousands of patients get the treatment they need. Moffitt’s surgeons have performed a high number of surgeries to treat all types of cancer, including ovarian cancer and other reproductive system malignancies. Our surgeons are fellowship trained and highly experienced, and they exclusively perform surgical procedures in their respective fields of specialty. This unparalleled level of surgical expertise often leads to more successful outcomes and an improved quality of life for our patients.
The expertise of our surgeons is just one reason why many women from Boca Raton, FL, with ovarian cancer choose to have omentectomy procedures at Moffitt. Some of the other benefits we offer include:
- Many surgical options – Our surgeons perform several different omentectomy techniques, including minimally invasive approaches and those that utilize state-of-the-art robotic technologies.
- An individualized, multispecialty approach to cancer treatment – Our team of cancer specialists works collaboratively as a tumor board to review each patient’s case on a weekly basis, making changes to the treatment plan as necessary to ensure the best possible treatment and support. Within Moffitt’s gynecological clinic, the specialists on this board include surgeons, radiologists, oncologists, radiation oncologists, reproductive endocrinologists, pathologists and other supportive care providers.
- Outstanding supportive care – Moffitt can make it easier for out-of-town patients and their families to find the safe, comfortable and convenient accommodations during treatment. We have partnered with several local hotels that offer discounted rates to our patients and meet or exceed our stringent infection control and hygiene requirements.
If you’re a woman from Boca Raton, FL, with ovarian cancer, and you would like to learn more about having an omentectomy performed at Moffitt, call 1-888-663-3488 or fill out a new patient registration form online. We accept patients with or without referrals.