Gastrointestinal Cancer

Our multidisciplinary teams work together to provide your patients comprehensive gastrointestinal cancer care.

At Baylor Scott & White Health, our multidisciplinary team that involves colorectal surgeons, radiology, radiation oncology, gastroenterology and oncology provides treatment options and a team approach for all cancers of the GI tract and accessory digestive organs.


Treatment options may include:

  • Chemotherapy
  • External beam radiation therapy
  • Internal beam radiation therapy
  • Photodynamic therapy
  • Sterotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) for pancreatic cancers
  • EGFR Inhibitors treatment
  • Radiation therapy
  • Cryotherapy
  • Pain management
  • Clinical trials (when appropriate)

Surgical options may include:

  • Local resection
  • Abdominoperineal resection
  • Whipple procedure
  • Removal of the bile duct
  • Partial hepatectomy
  • Surgical biliary bypass
  • Liver transplant
  • Stent or catheter placement
  • Laparoscopy
  • Polypectomy
  • Local excision
  • Esophagectomy
  • Esophagogastrectomy
  • Liver transplant
  • Thermal ablation
  • Ethanol ablation
  • Radiofrequency ablation
  • Intra-arterial chemoembolization
  • Transarterial embolization
  • Total pancreatectomy
  • Distal pancreatectomy
  • Endoscopic resection
  • Subtotal or partial gastrectomy
  • Total gastrectomy

Conditions We Treat

Our multidisciplinary team evaluates and treats cancers of the:

  • Pancreas
  • Colon and rectum
  • Liver
  • Esophagus
  • Stomach
  • Gallbladder and bile duct
  • Anus

Refer a Patient

Use our online tool to refer your patient to a hematology oncology specialist at Baylor Scott & White Health.

Hematology Oncology at Baylor Scott & White Health

Baylor Scott & White Health offers a multidisciplinary approach to cancer care – including tumor boards specialized by cancer type – to individualize your patient's treatment plan.

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