When you get a gynecologic cancer diagnosis, you might feel anxious and uncertain. That’s why Eugene M. & Christine E. Lynn Cancer Institute brings together a team of compassionate experts who will stay by your side through every step of the journey, from diagnosis to survivorship.

Gynecologic cancers affect the female reproductive system. That includes the cervix, endometrium, ovaries, uterus, vagina and vulva.

Medical illustration of the female reproductive system.

At Lynn Cancer Institute, you’ll find the latest treatment options, all under one roof. Whether you need imaging, robotic surgery or chemotherapy, you can find it all at one convenient location.

Types of Gynecological Cancers

We treat a full range of gynecologic cancers, including:

  • Cervical cancer
  • Endometrial cancer (most common)
  • Ovarian cancer
  • Uterine cancer
  • Vaginal cancer
  • Vulvar cancer

Our team also treats cancer-related conditions, such as precancerous changes in the cervix, vagina and vulva. We also care for patients with genetic mutations that increase the risk of gynecologic cancers.

Diagnosing Gynecological Cancers

Waiting on a cancer diagnosis can be stressful, which is why our team works as quickly as possible to make sure you get an accurate diagnosis. To do this, we use the latest imaging technology and advanced diagnostic tests, including:

These tests help us get a detailed picture of your condition so we can develop a more personalized and effective treatment plan.

Gynecological Cancer Treatment

At Lynn Cancer Institute, we have the latest gynecologic cancer treatments available, all under one roof. Our team of gynecologic oncologists, medical oncologists and radiation oncologists will work together to develop a personalized treatment plan for you. Your plan may include:

  • Radiation therapy
  • Chemotherapy
  • Surgery, including minimally invasive robot-assisted surgery

Several factors can impact your outcomes and how you respond to treatment. Your type of cancer, how advanced it is, and your general health and fitness can all affect your results. In many cases, if we catch your cancer at an early stage, surgery may be enough to provide a cure.

Our Approach

Our Approach

When you come to the Institute for gynecologic cancer treatment, you can expect:

  • A complete treatment plan that considers all aspects of your health and well-being
  • A team of experts who collaborate on your treatment and work together to support you throughout your cancer journey
  • The latest diagnostic technology and treatment options, all available under one roof
Robotic Surgery for Precision and Speedy Recovery

Robotic Surgery for Precision and Speedy Recovery

Robot-assisted surgeries give surgeons better control and precision when operating, which can help make recovery quicker and easier.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Our gynecologic cancer surgeons are skilled in minimally invasive (laparoscopic) and robot-assisted surgeries. Although treatments vary depending on the tumor type and location, we offer minimally invasive options whenever appropriate.

  • Our goal is to help you through every stage of your cancer journey and improve your quality of life during treatment. The Institute provides a variety of support services for patients with gynecologic cancer, including:

Meet Our Gynecologic Cancer Specialists

Our renowned cancer professionals work together across multiple specialties to provide you with personalized care.

Surgical Oncology

Medical Oncology

Radiation Oncology

Clinical Trials

Clinical Trials

At Lynn Cancer Institute, we treat cancer in today’s patients and offer hope for those who may get the disease in the future. Through clinical trials, we study promising new ways to diagnose and treat cancer. As our patient, you have access to trials and treatments that aren’t widely available elsewhere.

If a clinical trial may be right for you, we’ll talk with you about the potential benefits and risks. We make your overall well-being and safety our top priority if you choose to participate.

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