Surgical oncology

Surgical oncology is a sub-specialty of general surgery which deals with a surgical treatment of tumors, oncologic diagnostics. The main interest of oncological surgery are tumors located in the abdomen, such as: colorectal cancer, liver cancer, pancreas cancer, lymphoma of abdominal cavity. Oncological surgeons are specialists who combine extensive surgical experience with detailed knowledge about treating cancer and the surgical techniques used in the treatment of a cancer.