A Part of the University of Maryland Medical Center

Connect with UMGCC
Facebook Twitter YouTube Blog iPhone
Email PageEmail page Print PagePrint page

Gastrointestinal (GI) Oncology

Multidisciplinary Approach to Care

Patients with colorectal, gastric, hepatobiliary, and pancreatic malignancies often have a complex array of medical issues and require a combination of surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy, therapeutic endoscopy and other treatment modalities. Recognizing that a team approach is the most beneficial way to manage cancer, The University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer Center has developed a multidisciplinary program for treating all tumors of all stages of the GI tract.

Working with referring physicians to provide patients with the best possible care, we treat all types of gastrointestinal malignancies. Patients are seen in a multidisciplinary clinic where they are evaluated and treated by:

The program's team members work together throughout the treatment process to ensure that patients receive the highly individualized program of care they need while undergoing complex, aggressive therapies.

The multidisciplinary team meets regularly to:

This page was last updated on: January 29, 2007.

For More Information