Surgical Group of Johnson City
Cancer Surgery
There is a broad range of cancers which are treated by the General Surgeon. A few are listed below:
  • colon cancer
  • rectal cancer
  • breast cancer
  • pancreatic cancer
  • stomach cancer
  • thyroid cancer
  • melanoma
  • skin cancer
  • esophageal cancer
Surgery is the backbone of treatment for cancer and the general surgical oncologist is best equipped to care for these patients. Our surgeons treat all of the above malignancies. However, the best success is achieved with a combined team approach including the surgeon, oncologist and radiation therapist. It is our philosophy to treat cancer with a team approach. Our medical community offers all patients access to the best trained specialists in the region and our surgeons are highly trained and experienced in the surgical care of cancer patients. They pride themselves in staying updated in the latest technology and surgical advances.