What treatment has been effective for your cervical cancer?
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What is the treatment for cervical cancer?
The treatment for cervical cancer depends upon many factors, including the stage of the cancer when it is diagnosed. Surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, and targeted therapy are common methods of treatment for cervical cancer. Different kinds of doctors may be involved in the treatment team, including:
Gynecologic oncologist, a physician who specializes in treating cancers of the female reproductive organs, including surgery to remove cancers
Radiation oncologist, a physician who uses radiation to treat different kinds of cancer
Medical oncologist, a specialist in the use of chemotherapy and other medical therapies to treat cancer