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Specialists in Gastrointestinal-Cancer Care

Here to See You Through

Your body’s systems are connected. They work together in concert to keep you well and whole. When one of those systems is down, it affects your whole health. This is why, when you’re faced with a gastrointestinal-cancer diagnosis, we do more than just treat the cancer in your gastrointestinal system, we provide whole-person care that addresses your physical, emotional, and spiritual health — all of which need special care in the face of your diagnosis.

The highly respected digestive wellness experts at AdventHealth are known for leading the charge against gastrointestinal cancers — like stomach, liver, and pancreatic cancers — by participating in many of the latest clinical trials, providing multidisciplinary approaches, and guiding you gently through your treatment plan. We'll keep you informed through every phase, help you channel your strength, cheer you on, and guide you down a path to whole-person wellness.

Always Looking Ahead

Beside You All the Way

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An Accurate Gastrointestinal-Cancer Diagnosis

Wellness is within reach. Catching gastrointestinal (GI) cancer early gives you more treatment options — and more reason to hope for better outcomes. But getting there means asking all of your questions and working through the answers. At AdventHealth, we pave the way by providing a safe, soothing diagnostic environment — and by giving you the latest in genetic counseling, testing, and imaging. Our imaging experts aim for same-day diagnostic test results whenever possible, so you can get answers and get started on treatment. We put the focus on getting you the full picture by offering minimally invasive diagnostic testing that includes:

  • Barium Swallow
  • Biopsy
  • Computed Tomography (CT or CAT) Scan
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound
  • Endoscopy
  • Laparoscopy
  • MRI
  • Positron Emission Tomography (PET) or PET-CT Scan
  • X-Ray

You'll always feel heard. Our team of GI oncologists and other experts is here to answer any question you may have about risk factors, the screening process, symptoms, and anything in between.

Advanced Treatments For All Types Of GI Cancer

Every day you show us your strength. We applaud that. And we're here to support you with expertise, understanding, and leading-edge care, including stomach, liver, and colon cancer treatments. We strive to be at the forefront of the latest advances in surgical techniques that reduce pain, accelerate recovery times, and lead to fewer complications so you can feel better, faster. Within the AdventHealth network, highly skilled surgeons can treat you with pioneering laparoscopic and robotic digestive procedures that are rapidly becoming the standard in digestive-cancer care. And, when needed, we’ll combine surgical procedures with chemotherapy and radiation to help support your gastrointestinal cancer treatment. No matter what, our team of GI oncologists, surgeons, and other experts will care for you with individualized attention and compassion. With our numerous treatment options in hand, we're ready to support and treat a range of gastrointestinal cancers, including:

  • Anal Cancer
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Colon and Colorectal Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Liver Cancer, Including Hepatology, Cholangiocarcinoma, and Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer, Including Exocrine Cancer
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
Accredited, Award-Winning Care

You face your gastrointestinal cancer diagnosis every day with strength and faith. We commend you. To match your spirit and determination, AdventHealth is always working to deliver more innovative, compassionate, and effective GI cancer treatments. Our hard work pays off. The facilities and institutes within our system of care have received awards and certifications including:

  • AdventHealth Cancer Institute is accredited as a Comprehensive Care Center by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer and is also recognized for its commitment to improving care with consistent participation in key clinical trials.
  • AdventHealth Cancer Institute, in conjunction with the AdventHealth Orlando Center for Digestive Health, is among the few facilities anywhere to provide patients with access to a therapeutic endoscopy and certified surgical oncologists that specialize in pancreatic care.
  • The Don Lau Family Center for Cancer Care at AdventHealth Tampa is an established Center of Excellence that has been nationally recognized.

We don't do what we do for awards and accolades; we do it for you. Our greatest reward will be successfully treating you, providing the care you need to live your life fully and free of pain. Come to us when you need care. We will treat you well.

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Expert Care. Compassionate Service.

Cancer Care You Can Count On

You’ve got this, because you’ve got us. Get the expert care and support you need to face cancer and reclaim your life.