With more than 100 board-certified physicians working together to provide your colon cancer care, you'll have the kind of cancer expertise you can count on at Mount Carmel. Our cancer specialists work as a team to develop the most effective, individualized treatment plan for you and are committed to providing your care with respect and compassion.
Our colon disease management team includes all of the disciplines necessary to provide comprehensive, coordinated care — colon & rectal surgeons, general surgeons, gastroenterologists, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, radiologists and pathologists. We also have dedicated nurses on our teams as well, with expertise in colon cancer care and the personal knowledge to answer your questions and help manage your symptoms.
Additonal team members provide nutritional counseling, physical and occupational therapy and genetic counseling.
Innovative Colon Health Program
Mount Carmel has combined forces with Taylor Station Surgery Center and eight highly respected physicians to promote prevention, screening and treatment of colorectal cancer through our Colon Health Program.
The program makes the screening process easier by getting the appropriate physician referrals to schedule your screening, explaining the procedure and answering your questions, helping get over any payment hurdles, and getting you the top-flight screening you need.
Among the participating physicians, who were identified because of their professional expertise and overall commitment to colon cancer care, are: