Cancers can occur anywhere in the gastrointestinal (GI) tract − from the esophagus to the anus. Tumors may be benign (non-cancerous) or cancerous. Cancerous tumors include andenocarcinomas, gastrointestinal stromal tumors, squamous cell carcinoma and neuroendocrine cancers.
Methodist surgical oncologists use the area's most advanced surgical suites designed to provide the best tools and outcomes for the surgical team and you. Working with a complete treatment team, we create a plan to battle cancer specific to your exact diagnosis and circumstance.
We treat malignant (cancerous) or benign (non-cancerous) tumors of the digestive system such as those in the:
- Colon and rectum
- Retroperitoneum and soft tissue, including sarcoma
- Small intestine