Because endocrine cancers affect glands and other structures all over the body, treatment will vary based on the cancer:
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center uses a team approach to make sure you receive individualized endocrine cancer care.
In general, doctors treat endocrine and thyroid cancers using one or more of these approaches:
Surgery is often the first approach for treating endocrine cancers.
Your care team may advise a combination of treatment approaches along with supportive care.
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center believes that effective endocrine and thyroid cancer treatment begins with a focus on the patient.
We offer a range of supportive care that can help you feel more at ease and make your treatments more effective.
Support services for patients and their loved ones include:
If you would like to learn more about endocrine and thyroid cancer treatment at UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, call us at 412-647-2811. Or, complete an endocrine and thyroid cancer contact form.