The comprehensive nature of the Cancer Center provides the on-site services of specialized cancer surgeons. These surgeons, with more than two additional years of oncology training, bring some of the latest technology and newest skills in cancer surgery to Hartford.
Our surgeons provide expert care in malignant melanoma, breast cancer, sarcoma and gastrointestinal, head and neck malignancies, as well as minimal parathyroidectomy.
Among the technical advances in surgery available at the Cancer Center are sentinel node mapping for melanoma and breast cancer, which allows surgeons to pinpoint the location of cancers.
The surgical oncology staff includes: