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Surgical Oncology

Surgical Oncology at Lima Memorial

Multidisciplinary Cancer Team

Lima Memorial has a key component to cancer treatment: a multidisciplinary cancer team where our surgical oncologists work closely with medical and radiation oncology specialists. Having a connected and communicating cancer team plan and provide the most effective treatment strategy for each patient increases positive outcomes.

Surgical Oncology Treatment Options

The surgical oncology specialty focuses on the surgical management of all types of cancerous tumors, both malignant and benign. This includes the removal of tumors, which is done in a minimally invasive manner.

Following National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) guidelines, the surgical oncologist takes special care to preserve healthy tissue without compromising treatment effectiveness.

How to Set Up an Appointment or Refer a Patient

If you have questions or would like to set up an appointment, please call the Lima Memorial Cancer Institute at 419-998-4496.

> If you are a physician or physician’s office and need to refer a patient for a consultation, please call 419-998-4496.

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