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Gastrointestinal Cancer: Introduction

Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University in Atlanta, GA provides advanced, cutting-edge and multidisciplinary treatments for gastrointestinal cancer patients in Georgia and the Southeast. For more than 65 years, Winship Cancer Institute has worked tirelessly to prevent, treat and cure cancer—including GU cancers.

What is Gastrointestinal (GI) Cancer?
Gastrointestinal cancers—also known more simply as GI cancers—are cancers that affect the gastrointestinal tract, which are the parts of that body assist the body in absorbing nutrients and eliminating waste products.

GI cancers treated at Winship include:

How is Gastrointestinal Cancer Treated?
Winship Cancer Institute offers a specialized and integrated multidisciplinary gastrointestinal cancer medicine and treatment for GU cancer patients. This may mean a combination of chemotherapy, surgery and radiation therapy.

Gastrointestinal Cancer Questions, Screenings and Appointments

  • Make an appointment  online
  • Phone: (404) 778-1900 or (888) WINSHIP (946-7447)

2011 State of the Art Treatments of  Gastrointestinal Cancers - CME Conference.