Cervical Cancer

In 2014, more than 12,000 new cases of invasive cervical cancer were diagnosed.Cervical cancer had been one of the most common causes of cancer death for American women. However, cervical cancer death rate has gone down by more than 50% in the past 30 years primarily due to increased Pap tests.
City of Hope is at the forefront of some of the nation’s most promising cervical cancer treatment and research programs.Our comprehensive and aggressive approach to cervical cancer involves:
  • screening to facilitate early detection
  • vaccine and/or surgical prevention
  • surgical treatments including minimally-invasive robotic surgery
  • advanced medical therapies including intense-modulated-light radiotherapy, and investigational chemotherapy drugs
  • supportive care
As one of a handful of institutes to attain the elite designation of Comprehensive Cancer Center by the National Cancer Institute, City of Hope is acknowledged as a leader in stomach cancer research and treatment. With our decades of experience, specialized therapy protocols and extensive program of clinical trials, newly diagnosed or relapsed patients can find a treatment regimen that is tailored to their needs and gives them the best chance for survival. U.S. News & World Report also named City of Hope as one of the top cancer hospitals in the country.