Attacking colorectal cancer with a unique approach
Colorectal cancer affects the colon and the rectum. It is the third most common type of cancer in both men and women in the U.S. This type of gastrointestinal cancer develops slowly over the course of 10 to 15 years.
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Life after a diagnosis of colorectal cancer can be challenging. It affects you as well as your loved ones in immeasurable ways. At Goshen Center for Cancer Care, we've created a comprehensive program to treat colorectal cancer in Goshen, IN. Our experts take on complex colorectal cancer cases, including ones where the cancer has spread (metastasized) and even cases that other cancer centers in our area consider untreatable.
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Colorectal cancer symptoms
Symptoms of colorectal cancer include:
- Abdominal cramping or pain
- Bloody stool
- Rectal bleeding
- Feeling of incomplete emptying after a bowel movement
- Changes in bowel habits, such as diarrhea, constipation, changes in consistency or narrowing of the stool
- Weight loss and loss of appetite
- Tiredness or weakness
Hemorrhoids and other noncancerous conditions may have a similar presentation. If you develop any of these symptoms, talk to your primary care provider.
Unparalleled expertise in one center
Nowhere else in our region can you find a team of cancer experts dedicated solely to treating patients who have cancer. The surgical, medical, radiation and interventional oncologists work together to build a treatment plan specifically for you. That means you come to one place for complete cancer care, from diagnosis to treatment and support throughout your journey.
Find hope and healing here: Treating colorectal cancer at Goshen Center for Cancer Care
We combine surgery, targeted radiation and medical therapies to attack colorectal cancer, and naturopathic therapy that focuses on your overall well-being. It's how we improve outcomes and provide hope for a better quality of life.
With all the treatment centers and therapies available today, it's hard to know where to find the right place for you. Rest assured, when you come to Goshen Center for Cancer Care, you'll find the best colorectal cancer experts and most advanced technology possible.
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Goshen Center for Cancer Care offers exceptional care for colorectal cancer in Goshen and Warsaw, Indiana, for patients from Fort Wayne, South Bend and surrounding areas.