Gynecologic Oncology Associates

What is a Gynecologic Oncologist?

A Gynecologic Oncologist specializes in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cancers of the female reproductive system. Vulvar, vaginal, cervical, ovarian and uterine cancers are part of this group. Primary care physicians and gynecologists consult gynecologic oncologists because of our special expertise in providing overall care for cancers of the female reproductive system. Gynecologic oncologists are Obstetric and Gynecology physicians who have also undergone rigorous training in pelvic and abdominal surgeries, the use of chemotherapy, the placement of intraoperative devices for radiotherapy and the treatment of genital tumors and precancerous conditions.