Gynecologic Cancer

At CHI Franciscan Cancer Care, our experienced gynecologic oncologists use the latest methods for detecting, diagnosing and treating all types of gynecologic cancer.

Latest treatment protocols for outstanding outcomes

Our program has been accredited by the Commission on Cancer (CoC), a program of the American College of Surgeons (ACoS). We share the organization’s dedication to improving survival and quality of life for cancer patients through adherence to standards and monitoring comprehensive quality care.

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As an accredited institution, we measure ourselves against national standards as well as our own internal benchmarks to assure outstanding treatment quality.

Screening and diagnosis

Our cancer specialists are board certified and fellowship trained in gynecologic oncology. Their expertise focuses on diagnosing and treating all five major types of gynecologic cancer: cervical, ovarian, uterine, vaginal and vulvar.

Our specialists diagnose gynecologic cancers based on your medical history, a physical exam and certain symptoms, including (but not limited to):

  • Abnormal vaginal bleeding or discharge
  • Pelvic pain or pressure
  • Rash, sores or warts on vulva skin

Innovative gynecologic cancer treatments

Our cancer specialists take a multidisciplinary team approach to treating gynecologic cancers. Experts from several specialties, including gynecologic surgeons, medical and radiation oncologists, pathologists, navigators and other experts, will work closely together to design a personalized treatment plan specifically for your individual case, which may include one or more of the following:

Because we’re part of CHI, one of the largest health care providers in the country, you’ll have access to the latest research and innovations through the CHI Institute for Research and Innovation as well as national clinical trials as part of our participation in the National Cancer Institute Community Oncology Research Program (NCORP).

Ask your doctor how to access clinical trials.

Care without the commute

You can receive treatment for gynecologic cancer at our premier treatment centers conveniently located throughout the Puget Sound area:

Find a specialist

Your first visit is with a board-certified surgeon or medical oncologist, who will discuss the next steps with you. Find a surgeon or medical oncologist.