Colorectal Cancer Care Team

Successfully diagnosing and treating colorectal cancer requires a team approach. Our specialists work together to ensure that every stage of your treatment plan is seamless. Our team members include:

  • Gastroenterologists
  • General and colorectal surgeons
  • Medical oncologists
  • Radiation oncologists
  • Pathologists
  • Radiologists
  • Nurses
  • Ostomy specialists
  • Nurse navigator
  • Social workers
  • Spiritual care team

Providence Tarzana Medical Center is part of a five-state healthcare system. Within 14 miles of our medical center we have two sister hospitals to call upon for additional expertise when needed. The Colorectal Cancer Program at Providence Tarzana Medical Center regularly conducts a tumor board committee. This meeting brings together physicians from the specialties important in treating your condition and provides opportunities for patient cases to be reviewed and discussed to determine the most effective treatment.

Latest News

View All
  • Ovarian cancer and the Angelina Jolie effect

    By Providence Medical Group Angelina Jolie usually grabs public attention for her stunning looks, acting and humanitarian work. But recently Jolie drew intense interest for another reason: she announced in an opinion...

    Read more
  • Experience Courage - Ethel's Story

    Ethel Smith had the courage to fight her battle with cancer along with a comprehensive team of oncologists and caregivers at Providence, and today Ethel is a cancer survivor.

    Read more
  • Early Detection Saves Lives

    At Providence Tarzana’s Women’s Center, we offer the most advanced diagnostic technology available, including digital mammography, which offers numerous advantages over traditional mammography.

    Read more