Local Leaders in Gynecologic Oncology
Northwest Cancer Specialists is a technology leader in the specialty area of Gynecologic Oncology. We offer the most comprehensive treatment options to women with cancer of the reproductive tract, including the latest in minimally invasive surgery, the da Vinci® robotic surgery system.
- Radiation Therapy
- Hormone therapy
Treatment plans are individually designed after considering the following factors:
- Type of cancer
- Which organ the cancer started in (uterus, cervix, ovary, etc)
- How aggressive the cancer is (differentiation)
- If the cancer is confined to a localized area or it has spread (metastasized)
- Patient’s overall health
- If pre-menopausal, does the patient desire to get pregnant in the future? (Fertility Sparing Procedures)
Northwest Cancer Specialists (NCS) is the largest oncology physician practice in the Pacific Northwest with eight conveniently located clinic locations in the Portland/Vancouver metropolitan area. NCS physicians are specially trained and board certified in the fields of medical oncology, hematology, gynecologic oncology and radiation oncology. Combined with skilled clinicians and dedicated staff, we provide state-of-the-art, innovative cancer treatment, along with a nationally recognized clinical trials program.
The gynecologic oncologists at NCS are the only physicians in all of Oregon and Southwest Washington who have extensive experience with the da Vinci® minimally invasive robotic surgery to treat gynecologic cancers.