In addition to being UW Medicine providers, our gynecologic oncologists work as part of the
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA), a cooperative alliance of UW Medicine,
Fred Hutchison Cancer Research Center, and
Seattle Children's. Interested in finding out more or scheduling an appointment with our Gynecologic Oncology Clinic at the University of Washington Medical Center? Contact us at 206.598.8300
Gynecologic cancer patients at UW Medicine can expect to have a team of healthcare professionals who work collaboratively to find the best approach for each individual.
About Gynecologic Cancers
Gynecologic cancer is any cancer that begins in a woman's reproductive system. The most common of these cancers are:
Robotic Surgery in Gynecologic Cancer Care
Located at the University of Washington Medical Center, UW Medicine has the most advanced da Vinci robotic systems available in the Puget Sound area. Two new robots were purchased in the spring of 2010, including a two person robotic system so that two experienced surgeons can operate together to maximize patient outcomes. In the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, there are four board certified gynecologic cancer surgeons and three gynecologists with advanced expertise in robotic gynecologic surgery.