Each patient is evaluated by a team of experts in weekly multidisciplinary tumor board meetings to formulate the best plan of care. Our nurse navigators, who offer critical medical guidance and support for patients and their families, have touched the lives of more than 2,800 patients.
Dramatic improvements in molecular biology have lead to a better understanding of what makes cancers "tick", and new technologies allow us to measure the many variables quickly and accurately. Personalized medicine is the only way forward in the quest to cure cancer.
Gastrointestinal Cancer Care at MedStar Georgetown
We understand how difficult a cancer diagnosis is, and we want you to know, our cancer teams are devoted to your care—from diagnosis to the latest treatment options to follow up care, our doctors and nurses will be with you every step of the way.