When you or a loved one need surgery, trust the experienced, board-certified cancer surgeons at PIH Health. You’ll have access to proven surgical techniques that lead to some of the best cancer outcomes.
Surgical Cancer Treatment
One of the most common ways to treat cancer is to remove it. Cancer surgery is often combined with radiation, chemotherapy and other treatments for the best results and to help keep cancer from returning.
Cancer Surgery Options
Access a wide range of cancer surgeries including:
- Preventive – Removes tissue that is at risk to become cancerous
- Diagnostic – Takes a sample from the body for testing
- Surgical treatment – Removes cancerous cells from the body to prevent it from spreading
- Reconstructive – Restores the function or appearance of part of your body after cancer treatment
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Depending on your procedure, your cancer surgeon may use minimally invasive techniques. This means you’ll have less pain and scarring and a faster recovery.
What to Expect
Once your cancer is diagnosed, rely on your care team to determine the best treatment plan for you. If you need surgery, we will schedule you as soon as possible to prevent cancer from spreading.
Comprehensive Cancer Care
If surgery is part of your treatment plan, you’ll receive comprehensive cancer care before, during and after your surgery. Cancer specialists at PIH Health work together to manage complex cancer conditions, so you can get all the care you need. Support services to help you recover and return home as soon as possible.