Interdisciplinary Center for Colorectal and Pancreatic Cancer Center

Programs and services

  • Certified Colon Cancer Center (Deutsche Krebsgesellschaft e.V.)
  • Patient-oriented and modern therapy of gastro­intestinal tumors
  • Individual treatments starting with diagnostic up to rehabilitation
  • Interdisciplinary consultation-hour for patients with cancer, increasing from the colon up to liver or upper GI
  • Innovative therapy modalities (e.g. SIRT and ­Chemoembolization)
  • Additional Immunology treatment concepts to support therapeutic practices
  • Clinical studies and multiple research programs, e.g. tumor metabolism or molecular ­Oncoimmunology
  • Interdisciplinary tumor boards to discuss and ­determine a gentle treatment with as low side ­effects as possible
  • Psychooncological, social and pastoring support and cooperation with the self-help group ILCO e.V.

Cooperating institutions

  • Department of General, Visceral, Vascular and ­Pediatric Surgery
  • Department of Internal Medicine II, special focus Hematology, Oncology and Gastroenterology
  • Department of Diagnostic and Interventional
  • Radiology
  • Department of Radiation Oncology
  • Members of the Comprehensive Cancer Center Mainfranken
  • Specialized resident gastroenterologists