Tampa General Hospital's Surgical Oncology program delivers comprehensive, multidisciplinary assessment, treatment plans and surgical solutions for even the most complex cases. 

With specialization in every type of cancer, our surgeons identify which patients will benefit from surgery and apply the most advanced techniques, including minimally invasive laparoscopic and robotic procedures. 

Our Surgical Oncologists 

At Tampa General, we've hand-selected the country's top surgeons, who work closely with our specialized medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, and other cancer specialists to plan and execute the most effective treatment possible.

Our surgical oncologists specialize in treating a range of cancers including:

Minimally Invasive Surgery Options 

At Tampa General Hospital, we perform many types of cancer surgery, including minimally invasive surgery, and frequently use robotics during these procedures for enhanced precision. Minimally invasive surgical interventions we provide include:

  • Multi-site or single-site robotic and laparoscopic procedures
  • da Vinci-assisted robotic procedures
  • Minimally invasive robotic approaches for liver and pancreas tumors
  • Heated intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) to treat ovarian cancer and GI tumors

Nationally Recognized Care

Tampa General Hospital has earned “high performing” designation for cancer care by U.S. News & World Report for 2023-24, meaning we are ranked among the top 10% of U.S. hospitals.