An accurate diagnosis allows us to determine the most effective treatment for you. Most of our diagnostic tests for rectal cancer can be often be completed within one visit for your convenience and peace of mind.
Our compassionate, knowledgeable team at the Cancer Institute uses sophisticated technology to diagnose rectal cancer and determine its stage (how severe it is). Here’s what you can expect from us:
To get an accurate diagnosis, one of our rectal specialists conducts a physical exam and discusses your symptoms with you. We will perform diagnostic tests as needed, including:
You meet with your entire team of specialists shortly after diagnosis. They create a personalized treatment plan to fit your needs. Our treatment options include surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, and clinical trials. Find out more about our approach to treating rectal cancer.