Gynecologic Oncology is the study of cancers that occur in the female reproductive organs, the cervix, uterus, ovaries, vagina, or vulva. These cancers, while not extremely common, often require specialized training and treatment. As with all cancers, early diagnosis and screenings can drastically improve the 5-year survivability rate. Physicians East proudly offers the latest in screening and diagnosis tests at two OB/GYN locations and our main office. However, in many cases, screening and diagnostic procedures are only valuable if they are performed at the first sign of an issue. It's important that you understand the warning signs for each type of cancer and be aware of any abnormalities you may be experiencing. Explore the types of cancers within this speciality to learn the warning signs for each cancer and how you can spot them before a serious problem arises.
Annual screenings and exams may not catch any abnormalities. If you notice anything unusual, it's important that you schedule an appointment immediately. Physicians East proudly offers a Gynecologic Oncologists who specializes in the treatment of these cancers, and can work with your team of providers to develop a personalized treatment plan, tailored to meet your needs and diagnosis.
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