If you have questions about your stomach cancer treatment options, find the answers you need at Moffitt Cancer Center. Located a short drive from Orlando, Florida, in Tampa, Moffitt stands at the forefront of gastrointestinal cancer treatment and clinical research.
How is stomach cancer treated?
Stomach cancer treatment may take several forms depending on the patient’s overall health, age and the extent of the cancer. In many cases, treatment involves surgery, radiation therapy and chemotherapy to destroy cancer cells and molecularly targeted therapy to slow cancer growth.
Moffitt merges the latest advances in stomach cancer treatment with compassionate supportive care to achieve more positive outcomes and a better quality of life for our patients. Here are just a few reasons why some people in Orlando, FL, choose to travel to Moffitt for treatment:
- Moffitt takes a multispecialty approach to stomach cancer treatment. Our Gastrointestinal Oncology Program includes medical oncologists, surgeons, interventional radiologists, pathologists and several other specialists, all of whom focus exclusively on GI cancers.
- Moffitt spearheads an ambitious clinical trial program to improve the way stomach cancer is prevented and treated. Patients who are eligible to participate in one of our clinical trials have exclusive access to novel therapies. Thanks to our trailblazing research, Moffitt has been named a Comprehensive Cancer Center by the National Cancer Institute.
- Moffitt’s team includes compassionate supportive care professionals who, in the same location as our clinical services, help patients and their families cope with the challenges of living with stomach cancer.
How can I visit Moffitt?
We want to make it as easy as possible for patients from Orlando, FL, to receive the world-class care they deserve at Moffitt. If you are traveling to Moffitt for treatment, ask us how to take advantage of discounted rates at one of our partner hotels.
If you are interested in learning more about your stomach cancer treatment options, call 1-888-663-3488 or complete a new patient registration form online to schedule an appointment with a Moffitt physician. We welcome patients from Orlando, FL, with or without referrals.