Providers Contributing to Your Colorectal Cancer Care
Colorectal cancer involves tumors of the colon or rectum, which are part of the large intestine. Our skilled and compassionate colorectal experts – including colorectal surgeons, as well as surgical, medical and radiation oncologists – specialize in preventing, diagnosing and treating this type of cancer.
Other specialists on our team include radiology, pathology (lab), gastroenterology (stomach and intestines), palliative (comfort) care, hospice (end of life care), nursing and navigation specialists to guide you along the way. Our focus is on your needs and experience. We pay special attention to your quality of life concerns, wellness, spiritual and emotional care.
Our cancer team includes research experts, as well as genetic counselors. Their leading-edge expertise can help as you make informed decisions about your health.
At OhioHealth, you always benefit from nationally recognized expertise. The OhioHealth Grant Medical Center Colon and Rectal Surgery Fellowship program receives applicants from surgical training programs across the United States. They’re guided by OhioHealth colorectal surgeons who excel in advanced diagnosis, therapies, techniques, research and care.
OhioHealth’s focused training reaches specialty practices all over the world. That high level of expertise is here to serve you, closer to home.
OhioHealth is a certified member of MD Anderson Cancer Network,® a program of MD Anderson Cancer Center – a world-renowned leader in cancer care. The OhioHealth collaboration with MD Anderson Cancer Network allows us to combine the best of what we provide locally with the expertise of one of the nation’s leading cancer hospitals so we can better serve you.