Often the colon, is the site of one of the most common cancer diseases known in the world. According to MedicineNet.com, colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer in men and the fourth most common cancer in women. The National Cancer Institute estimates that of colon cancer more than 49,000 deaths and about 150,000 new cases will learn about the best places to treat this disease. For survival, early detection is crucial and proper treatment of information is the key.
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
It is located in New York City, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer holds second place as a general cancer clinic of US News and World Report. Treatment of Sloan-Kettering Colorectal cancer is beneficial in many ways because it provides not only early detection, but means and treatment with surgery, chemotherapy and radiation. Yet it is good to know that many doctors are researchers and clinicians. This means that patients often have access to the latest clinical trials to tackle new approaches to assessing the disease.
Sidney Kimmel Center full of Caner
Sidney Kimmel Cancer Integral Center, of Baltimore, Maryland, Johns Hopkins Hospital. This treatment facility and research stated to be at or near the top in a variety of capacities to fight the disease, including bowel cancer.
Doctors and researchers at the John Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center claim to be the precursors of early detection methods that ultimately save the lives of cancer patients. Kimmel Center was the first to decode the genome of colorectal cancer and provide studies for cancer that should prevent the actual onset of cancer in the early stages. The work at the Kimmel Center has already taken blood samples from people for colorectal cancer to screen a family history of the disease. The center is also at the top of surgical techniques to remove tumors in advanced cases of colorectal cancer, including cryotherapy, according to the Cancer Center site.
The Mayo Clinic
The Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota is known as a leader in the treatment of cancer of the colon and diagnosis. Among the available treatments at the Mayo Clinic are the procedures that are not widely available in all treatment facilities, including minimally invasive surgery, intraoperative radiotherapy and various methods of colostomy.
Mayo Clinic has one of the largest in the surgical practice of the colon and rectum in the world, performing over 2,500 surgeries per year for the removal of tumors, and over 30,000 colonoscopy. The clinic is also a world leader in the use of “virtual colonoscopy”, a new technology for diagnosis.
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