Colon Cancer

At UofL Brown Cancer Center, your treatment for colon cancer is personalized to provide the best outcomes, while focusing on your quality of life. We offer leading-edge treatments for colon cancer, including minimally invasive laparoscopic and robotic surgeries that provide successful treatment with less impact on you.

If chemotherapy is needed, we offer the newest options. Our renowned team of physicians directs your therapy for the most benefit, while minimizing the impact on your body.

Sometimes radiation therapy is recommended as a part of treatment for colon cancer. Our colorectal radiation oncologists specialize in treating patients with colon cancer using advanced techniques.

We have expertise in advanced colon cancer that has metastasized (spread) to other parts of the body. We offer novel chemotherapy and targeted therapy options, as well as a dedicated surgery program.

Our advanced knowledge in cancer genetics can help diagnose and treat inherited family syndromes that may increase risk of colon cancer. This expertise also helps us work with you to plan the most effective treatment for your specific condition.

As a cancer research center, we are a leader in the investigation into new methods of colon cancer diagnosis and treatment. Each patient benefits from the most advanced research.

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