Endoscopic Oncology Program

Moffitt Cancer Center’s Endoscopic Oncology Program takes a unique, collaborative approach to diagnosing and treating cancers of the gastrointestinal tract. This program strives to detect abnormalities as early as possible and address them with a variety of minimally invasive methods.

Your Treatment Team:

Our team has extensive experience and fellowship training in several different disciplines, allowing us to expertly design – and deliver – endoscopic oncology plans that are individualized to each patient’s needs.

Services:

• Precancerous tissue and tumor ablation therapies for Barrett’s esophagus and early esophageal cancers including:
• Cryoablation
• Radiofrequency ablation (RFA)
• Endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR)
• Enteral stent placement
• Removal of large polyps from the colon
• Cellvizio® optical biopsy
• Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
• Cholangioscopy, digital Spyglass®
• Lumen-apposing metal stent, Axios™
• Previous failed cannulation
• Rendezvous technique
• Endoscopic ultrasonography (EUS)
• Locoregional staging of GI malignancies
• Fine needle aspiration (FNA) for mediastinal and GI neoplasms
• Fiducial marker placement to guide radiation therapy

We Help Patients With: 

• Colon cancer
• Familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP)
• Rectal cancer
• Ulcerative colitis
• Anal cancer
• Precancerous polyps
• Inflammatory bowel disease
• Stomach cancer
• Gastric dysplasia
• Esophageal cancer
• Barrett’s esophagus
• Bile duct cancer
• Pancreatic cancer
• Suspicious symptoms and early detection screenings

How to Refer:

Physicians can refer an individual to our team for a routine colonoscopy or other general screening procedure at any time. To refer a patient to Moffitt’s Endoscopic Oncology Program, physicians can complete our online form or contact a physician liaison.