University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center Offers Expertise in Complex Care for Patients with Penile Cancer
If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with penile cancer, we understand the concerns and fears you may have. We can help by answering your questions and calming your fears. UH Seidman Cancer Center’s physicians and support team are experts at working together to tailor cancer treatment to each patient’s individual needs.
UH Seidman Cancer Center is a nationally recognized cancer program with expertise in both routine and complex care for every type of genitourinary cancer, including penile cancer. In the U.S., penile cancer is not very common and is diagnosed in only about 1,300 men each year. Our entire multidisciplinary team evaluates and reviews every single case so diagnosis and treatment decisions are based on the knowledge of our team of experts. Together, we work through every step of penile cancer care to get you healthy and active again.
Advanced Medical Research
UH Seidman Cancer Center is dedicated to treating all types and stages of penile cancer. Our physicians are widely known for their advanced medical research and contributions in this area. UH Seidman Cancer Center is part of the National Cancer Institute-designated Case Comprehensive Cancer Center at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, which is one of an elite group of 41 comprehensive cancer hospitals nationwide. Because of this, we can offer leading treatments earlier than most other cancer centers. Our affiliation with Case Western Reserve University provides ongoing studies that target penile cancer treatment and prevention.
Cancer Treatment Team Puts Patients First
We offer patients a multidisciplinary team approach to care. This means all our cancer doctors, nurses and support staff coordinate your care. UH Seidman Cancer Center puts the patient at the center of a compassionate, highly trained team. Our team of cancer experts includes:
- Genetic counselors
- Medical geneticists
- Medical oncologists
- Nurse navigators
- Nurse practitioners
- Radiation oncologists
- Social workers
- Surgical oncologists
Cancer Clinical Trials
UH Seidman Cancer Center has many available clinical trials for patients with cancer. Patients should talk to their doctor about whether a clinical trial is a good option for them.