Numerous studies have shown that ovarian cancer patients experience better surgical outcomes and higher survival rates when a gynecologic oncologist coordinates their care. At UChicago Medicine, these highly trained experts are board-certified in obstetrics/gynecology as well as gynecologic oncology. Our multidisciplinary corps of specialists in ovarian cancer care has one common goal: to improve the care of those with ovarian cancer through a thoughtful approach.

This team includes:

  • Gynecologic oncologists
  • Medical oncologists
  • Surgical oncologists (Abdominal surgical specialists in general surgery)
  • Radiologists with special experience in evaluating ovarian tumors and tumor extent
  • Interventional radiologists with expertise in performing biopsies or procedures
  • Pathologists with special experience in diagnosing ovarian tumors
  • Genetic counselors
  • Gynecologists, including reproductive specialists for consideration of fertility preservation and sexual health specialists
  • Radiation oncologists
  • Psychologists
  • Nurses, advanced practice nurses, physician assistants, social workers, nutritionists and physical therapists

Meet Our Ovarian Cancer Physician Team

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