The O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center brings the expertise of an interdisciplinary team to every patient we treat. That means your treatment plan is personalized for you and coordinated by our team of experts that specialize in colon cancer. Here, you will benefit from the latest surgical techniques and radiation oncology treatments; access to clinical trials working to discover new, safe, and effective treatments; and targeted therapies backed by our precision medicine program. Find comfort and confidence in knowing your cancer care is comprehensive and cutting-edge.
The O’Neal Difference
Multidisciplinary Colorectal Cancer Clinic
See multiple specialists – all on the same day – who work together on a treatment plan specific to you
Advanced Chemotherapy Delivery
After tumor removal, we target the hard-to-reach remaining cancer cells using Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC).
Robotic and Laparoscopic Surgery
Precise treatment for colon and rectal cancers
Hepatic Artery Infusion Pump Program
A specialized treatment option for patients whose colon or rectal cancer has spread to the liver but cannot be surgically removed
Targeted Proton Therapy
Home to the first proton therapy facility in Alabama; proton therapy uses more precise dosages to attack tumors.
Together, finding new ways to improve cancer care and survival
UAB Medicine patient Steadman Harrison is a one-year cancer survivor. He says that his cancer journey has been a lesson in patience, the value of family support, and personal faith.
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Your Team of Gastrointestinal Cancer Experts
The O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center team believes that there’s a lot more to fighting cancer than just getting rid of cancer cells through treatment. We believe that comprehensive, holistic cancer care includes other aspects of your life that may have an impact on your overall well-being. After all, cancer changes everything. At UAB, you have a personalized team to support YOU.
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March 13, 2023