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Cancer Surgery

Akron General’s McDowell Cancer Institute provides the care you need close to home. Governed by a multi-disciplinary physician committee, these specialists are dedicated to treating cancer and finding the best options for our patients.

Often surgery can be the first line of defense in beating cancer. Our surgeons, in a variety of disciplines, treat the following type of cancers:

  • Breast
  • Head and Neck
  • Central Nervous System
  • Liver
  • Lung, Chest Wall and Mesothelioma
  • Melanoma
  • Ovarian and Uterine
  • Prostate, Kidney and Bladder
  • Stomach, Esophagus, Bowel and Pancreatic

Because no two people are the same, our highly trained specialists work with you to discuss your options and the right treatment for the best results. For information about Akron General's McDowell Cancer Institute, our services and programs, call 330-344-HOPE (4763).

 Date Updated: 19-AUG-2015

Akron General Medical Center • 1 Akron General Avenue (Formerly 400 Wabash Avenue) • Akron, OH 44307 • 330-344-6000 • 1-800-221-4601    © 2015 Akron General Health System
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