Why Roswell Park for Liver Cancer Treatment?

Why Roswell Park for Liver Cancer?

  • Our multidisciplinary specialist group includes hepatobiliary-focused (focused on cancers of the liver, gallbladder or bile duct) surgeons, medical and radiation oncologists, diagnostic and interventional radiologists, gastroenterologists, endocrinologists and others who work together to provide comprehensive cancer care.
  • Our diagnostic expertise identifying and staging the different types of liver-cell cancer, bile duct cancer, other cancers that have spread to the liver, and distinguishing them from liver masses that do not require treatment.
  • Our surgical expertise in performing high volumes of complex liver and bile duct operations, including minimally-invasive laparoscopic procedures.
  • We are designated a High Performing hospital for Colon Cancer Surgery by U.S. News & World Report which includes the large number of colon cancers that have spread to the liver.
  • Comprehensive approach to colorectal liver metastases involving neoadjuvant chemotherapy, embolization, ablative therapies and other options that increases the number of patients eligible for liver surgery by 10 to 30%.
  • Liver-directed therapies that offer a surgical alternative to improve survival and quality of life for patients with primary liver cancer and liver metastases.
  • Advanced stereotactic radiation technology that can target challenging spots within the liver.
  • Clinical trials that offer patients the very latest treatment options, including the newest immunotherapies and targeted drugs, years before they become available from other providers.
  • Holistic support services from massage therapy and dental care to financial counseling and survivorship care are offered to all Roswell Park patients as we treat the whole person, not just the cancer, and aim for a higher level of lifelong wellness.