University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center Leads in the Treatment of Cervical Cancer
If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with cervical cancer, you may be struggling with a variety of emotions and questions about cancer treatment. At UH Seidman Cancer Center, we understand and we can help. Cervical cancer is one of the main cancers of the female reproductive organs. More than 12,000 women are diagnosed each year with invasive cervical cancer, according to the American Cancer Society. However, if caught early, cervical cancer often can be treated successfully.
UH Seidman Cancer Center is recognized as a top 20 cancer center out of 5,000 hospitals nationwide, according to U.S. News & World Report. We combine our renowned expertise with leading-edge treatments and a hopeful, compassionate bedside manner. Patients with cervical cancer receive superior care from our cancer care team every step of the way.
Nationally Recognized Cancer Program
UH Seidman Cancer Center is a nationally recognized cancer program with expertise in both routine and complex care for every stage of cervical cancer. As part of the National Cancer Institute-designated Case Comprehensive Cancer Center at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, UH Seidman Cancer Center offers leading treatments earlier than many other cancer centers.
Full Spectrum of Cervical Cancer Treatment
UH Seidman Cancer Center is dedicated to diagnosing, treating and researching cervical cancer to improve care. We deliver a full range of treatment options, from conventional care such as chemotherapy, radiation and surgery to leading-edge alternatives. Patients facing a cervical cancer diagnosis can rest assured that they will receive excellent and effective disease treatment at UH Seidman Cancer Center. Our nationally renowned health care professionals are develop and use the latest therapies to lead the fight against cervical cancer.
Highly Skilled Cancer Care Team
Just as each patient is unique, we believe that cancer treatment should be customized to fit the individual. We offer patients a multidisciplinary team approach. This means all our cancer doctors, nurses and support staff coordinate your care. UH Seidman Cancer Center’s multidisciplinary team works together to develop a personalized treatment plan for every patient. Skilled professionals on the multidisciplinary team include:
- Genetic counselors
- Medical geneticists
- Medical oncologists
- Nurse navigators
- Nurse practitioners
- Plastic and reconstructive surgeons
- Radiation oncologists
- Social workers
- Surgical gynecologists
- Surgical oncologists
Cancer Clinical Trials
UH Seidman Cancer Center has many available clinical trials for patients with cervical cancer, including:
- Studying two different types of radiation treatment for endometrial and cervical cancer. Learn more.
- Studying safe dose and side effects of cancer drug for solid tumors that have spread or grown. Learn more.
Learn more about clinical trials at UH Seidman Cancer Center.