Cancer that starts in a woman’s reproductive organs is called gynecologic cancer, and includes ovarian, cervical, uterine, vaginal, vulvar and endometrial cancer, among others. They can be treated with a variety of therapies, including chemotherapy, radiation, minimally invasive surgical techniques, advanced laparoscopy and robotic surgery, as well as complex gynecologic surgery and pelvic reconstruction.
“According to the American Cancer Society, 82,000 women are diagnosed with gynecologic cancer annually in the United States.”
Gynecologic Oncology at FCS
The gynecologic oncologists of Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute (FCS) are Board-certified and have completed advanced fellowship training in gynecologic oncology. They are highly skilled in the treatment and management of female malignancies and have practiced and taught in some of the nation’s most respected institutions, including Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, the Harvard Medical system, Dana Farber Cancer Center and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Institute in New York.