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Stomach cancer, also called gastric cancer, is the second leading cause of cancer death in rest of the world, while becoming less common in the United States and Europe. Commonly, stomach cancer starts with the cancerous transformation of stomach cells. Stomach cancer can develop anywhere in the organ and spread to other parts of the body by growing beyond the stomach wall, entering the bloodstream or reaching the lymphatic system. Stomach cancer typically is a slow growing cancer and may not show symptoms for many years.

Dedicated to excellence, our team members provide the full range of therapies for gastric cancer. The team’s dedication to research and education ensures that patients have access to the latest advances in the treatment of gastric cancer.