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Individualized Cancer Treatment at Tampa General Hospital

Tampa General Hospital provides individualized cancer treatment with a multidisciplinary team made up of oncologists, surgeons, and other cancer specialists. Our experienced team works together to develop personalized cancer treatment plans based on each patient*s specific needs. While some patients only require one type of treatment, it is often necessary to target a tumor with a combination of treatments, and our patients appreciate having access to a broad range of options at TGH, as well as support services related to nutrition, psychology, pain management, and other needs.

TGH offers cancer treatment in a caring and compassionate environment. Furthermore, we utilize leading technology to treat cancer in the most effective manner possible. Some of the main treatment options we offer include:

  • Surgery 每 Through surgery, we*ll seek to remove cancer from the body. In many instances, we can perform surgery using a minimally invasive approach that allows us to eliminate a tumor while reducing the impact of the procedure on the body. Robotic surgery often allows for enhanced precision.
  • Chemotherapy 每 Chemotherapy uses drugs to kill cancer cells. At TGH, we provide chemotherapy infusions on both an inpatient and outpatient basis.
  • Radiation therapy 每 High doses of radiation can destroy cancer cells and shrink tumors. The radiation treatments we perform include image-guided radiation therapy and stereotactic radiosurgery that enable us to target cancer cells precisely while protecting healthy tissue.
  • Immunotherapy 每 With immunotherapy cancer treatment, we use substances derived from living organisms to stimulate or suppress the immune system so the body can more easily fight cancer.

If you have received a cancer diagnosis and would like to explore your treatment options, please call 813-844-7585 and schedule an appointment with our clinic. You will be able to meet with a cancer specialist and discuss the best possible plan for your cancer treatment. Tampa General Hospital is one of the Top 8 Hospitals in Florida and among the Top 10% for Cancer care in the U.S. according to U.S. News & World Report's 2020-2021 rankings.