An omentectomy, or the surgical removal of some or all of the abdominal lining, may be recommended as a part of a patient’s ovarian cancer treatment. Women from Cape Coral, FL, who are in need of an omentectomy can turn to the team of experts at Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa. As the third-largest cancer center in the nation based on patient volume, Moffitt performs a high number of surgeries to treat all kinds of cancer, including procedures that address ovarian cancer. Our surgeons are fellowship trained and highly experienced, and they perform surgical procedures exclusively within their respective fields of specialty. This allows us to offer a level of surgical expertise which exceeds that of other most other providers.
In addition to our surgeons’ experience, there are many reasons why women from Cape Coral, FL, choose to have their omentectomy procedures performed at Moffitt, including:
- Our surgical specialties – Our surgeons use innovative surgical techniques and state-of-the-art technologies, like robotics, to perform a number of different operations to treat ovarian cancer and other reproductive malignancies.
- Our multispecialty approach – We assign a team of cancer specialists to work collaboratively on a tumor board for each of our patients. This multispecialty team monitors the extent of each patient’s cancer, noting tumor size and location, and makes changes to the treatment plan as necessary. The professionals on this tumor board include oncologists, radiologists, reproductive endocrinologists, radiation oncologists, pathologists, nurse, social workers and other supportive care providers.
- Our national reputation – Moffitt has been recognized as a Comprehensive Cancer Center by the Nation Cancer Institute. This designation serves as evidence of our dedication to developing effective approaches to cancer treatment, including new surgical options.
- Our supportive care – Moffitt can make it easier for women to find accommodations when they choose to have their omentectomy procedures at our cancer center. We have partnered with several local hotels that offer discounted rates and meet or exceed our infection control and hygiene standards, so our patients and their families can have a safe and comfortable place to stay during treatment and recovery.
If you’re a woman in Cape Coral, FL, and would like more information about omentectomy procedures and other options for ovarian cancer treatment, call 1-888-663-3488 or simply fill out Moffitt’s online patient registration form. We accept patients with and without referrals.