Rectal Cancer

At Allegheny Health Network Cancer Institute, some of the most qualified, experienced rectal cancer specialists in the state will care for you. Our expert specialists have dedicated their careers to studying and treating rectal cancer. This focus gives us a high level of expertise, so we can find a personalized treatment solution for you.

Our team of experts works together to diagnose and treat the disease. We are committed to curing the disease and preserving your bowel function.

Rectal cancer care at AHN

At the Cancer Institute, our focus is always on you. Our physicians have specialty training in diagnosing and treating rectal cancer. This intensive training allows us to get you a precise, quick diagnosis and create an effective treatment plan. Our robust support services help you live a high quality of life while you are receiving comprehensive treatment.

Our Navigation Team and financial navigator guide you and your family throughout the entire process. Learn more about why people choose us for rectal cancer treatment.

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Diagnosing rectal cancer

Our team quickly and expertly diagnoses rectal cancer. We often conduct multiple tests within one day to minimize your visits and to get your results as quickly as possible. Find out more about rectal cancer diagnosis.

Rectal cancer treatment

The Cancer Institute hosts a weekly rectal cancer conference where top rectal cancer experts meet to discuss treatment plans for patients with complicated diagnoses.

Our highly skilled specialists oversee your treatment options, which include surgery, radiation therapy, medical oncology, and leading-edge clinical trials. Get more information on rectal cancer treatment.

Contact us

Call the AHN Cancer Help Line anytime at (412) NURSE-4-U (412) 687-7348 to schedule a cancer-related appointment or to just talk with our nurses about diagnoses, treatments, and side effects.