Colon Cancer Treatment in Cape Girardeau

Welcome Cape Surgical Clinic!  At Cape Surgical Clinic, we are dedicated to providing exceptional surgical care for patients diagnosed with colon cancer. Our highly skilled team of surgeons and medical professionals are committed to guiding you through your treatment journey, utilizing advanced surgical techniques to manage colon cancer effectively.

Our Approach to Colon Cancer Surgery:

At Cape Surgical Clinic, our foremost goal is to provide personalized and comprehensive care to each patient diagnosed with colon cancer. We understand that every individual’s case is unique, and therefore, our approach to colon cancer surgery is tailored to meet specific needs. We strive to ensure minimal invasiveness, faster recovery, and better overall outcomes.

Services Offered:

1. Diagnosis and Evaluation: Our experienced team utilizes advanced diagnostic methods to accurately diagnose colon cancer, including imaging, laboratory tests, and biopsies. We collaborate closely with gastroenterologists and oncologists to establish an accurate diagnosis.

2. Surgical Treatment: Our skilled surgeons specialize in various surgical techniques for the management of colon cancer, including:

  • Laparoscopic Colectomy: Minimally invasive surgery where small incisions are made to remove the affected portion of the colon.
  • Robotic-Assisted Surgery: Innovative technology allowing for enhanced precision during surgical interventions.
  • Open Colectomy: Traditional surgical approach involving a larger incision, necessary for complex cases or when laparoscopic approaches are not feasible.
  • Colostomy and Colorectal Anastomosis: When required, our team ensures excellent post-surgical stoma care and rehabilitation.

3. Multidisciplinary Approach: We work collaboratively with medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, and other healthcare providers to provide comprehensive care and support for patients. This approach ensures that all aspects of cancer treatment, from surgery to postoperative care, are optimally coordinated.

4. Supportive Care: Our compassionate team goes beyond surgical treatment. We provide extensive support services to help patients and their families cope with the physical and emotional challenges that come with colon cancer. These may include nutritional counseling, pain management, psychological support, and access to support groups.

5. Postoperative Care and Follow-up: We prioritize postoperative care and ensure thorough follow-up visits, enabling us to monitor recovery progress closely. Our team addresses any concerns, provides guidance on self-care, and offers long-term surveillance plans to detect any potential recurrence at an early stage.

Patient Resources:

On our website, you can find a wealth of resources related to colon cancer, including:

  • Frequently asked questions about colon cancer and surgical treatment options
  • Educational materials, articles, and videos explaining the diagnosis, treatment, and aftercare of colon cancer
  • Testimonials and success stories from our patients
  • Information about financial assistance programs and insurance coverage
  • Contact information and appointment scheduling details

Contact Us:

For more information or to schedule an appointment, please contact Cape Girardeau Surgical Clinic at 573-334-3074. Take the first step towards winning your battle against colon cancer. Trust Cape Girardeau Surgical Clinic for exceptional surgical care and comprehensive support throughout your treatment journey. You are not alone; we are here to guide you every step of the way.