The effectiveness of treatment of ovarian cancer is 90%
Sourasky is in the TOP-10 of the world's best hospitals according to the Newsweek magazine.
The main method of treatment of ovarian cancer is surgical removal of the affected organs. Depending on the stage of the disease following procedures can be prescribed:
- Removal of one or both ovaries (oophorectomy);
- Radical hysterectomy (removal of the uterus, ovaries, fallopian tubes and regional lymph nodes).
After the operation, a patient stays in the hospital for a week.
Additionally, a course of chemotherapy and hormonal drugs are prescribed to prevent relapse.
Ichilov hospital provides the premium diagnostics and therapy for the patients suffering ovarian cancer. The best experts of the Department for Oncologic Gynecology under the management of Prof. Dan Grisaro carry out the early diagnostics and successful surgical treatment for the patients from all over the world.
In addition to standart diagnostic procedures, a patient can undergo an oncogenetic InVitae test. It allows to determine which mutations in genes have led to the development of the disease. As a result of the test, doctors will be able to select targeted drugs for precise treatment.
Diagnosis takes up to 3 days.
The medical care at Ichilov Hospital meets the highest world standards. Treatment of ovarian cancer is conducted by the leading oncogynecologist, surgeon with 35 years of experience - Gilad Ben Baruch.
Minimally invasive operations in Assuta allow to preserve the childbearing function
Operations for ovarian cancer are performed laparoscopically or using a Da Vinci robot.
The malignant tumors of the ovaries are efficiently treated at the special department of the Center for Oncology at Assuta Medical Center. The experienced oncologists, endocrinologists and surgeons provide the consultancies here.
Treatment of ovarian cancer in the Assuta Clinic is done by Professor Moshe Inbar. He has 40 years of experience and is one of the top 5 best oncologists in the world. Prof. David Schneider manages the Department for Pathologies, being the world-class expert in oncologic gynecology.
The Clinic conducts a comprehensive diagnosis of ovarian cancer. The list of the required diagnostic procedures and therapy scheme is selected individually regardless the tumor type, disease stage and the comorbidities. Diagnosis lasts 2-3 days.
To treat ovarian cancer in Assuta, surgical removal of one or both ovaries is performed. The operation is done by minimally invasive methods: using laparoscopy and the Da Vinci robot. This approach ensures a quick recovery of a patient and the absence of postoperative complications, scars.
Before or after surgery, chemotherapy may be prescribed to shrink the tumor.
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World leader in treatment of ovarian cancer
Israel is of the world leaders in cancer treatment and 5-year cancer survival rate. It has the largest National Research and Treatment Centers collaborating with such renown medical centers as Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York. Cancer treatment in Israel is carried out by world-famous oncologists working on the innovative therapy techniques, using new medicines and technologies.
Women in Israel have elevated risk for 3 types of the malignancies: melanoma, breast cancer and ovarian cancer. That is why Israeli scientists are working on new approaches to fight these diseases. New breakthroughs in ovarian cancer treatment is a major component of the work of the Israel Cancer Research Fund. Thus, one-quarter of the $4 million in grants were focused on it.
Peculiarities of cancer treatment in Israel
- Services of Israeli clinics are affordable by 40% than the treatment in the USA and by 20% than in Germany. The efficiency of the treatment is considered as one of the best in the world.
- Israel is famous for its comfortable conditions to the patients.
- The medical staff speaks English;
- Treatment in state and private clinics of Israel is open to foreign patients. The difference in price is not significant while the quality of the service are equally high.
- The portal of Bookimed helps patients to be treated in Israeli hospitals without commission payment for intermediaries. Due to the popularity of the medical system of Israel many agencies-intermediaries significantly overestimate the price of treatment for foreign patients.
- A visa to Israel for medical treatment can be promptly received. Citizens of many countries do not require visas.
Treatment of patients with oncology is provided on the basis of «360° oncology care» system
Treatment of ovarian cancer is carried out by a multidisciplinary team: oncologists, gynecologists, rehabilitologists and psychologists.
Treatment of ovarian cancer is conducted at the Sheba Oncology Institute. The Hospital operates according to the International JCI standards. The JCI certificate guarantees the quality of medical services and the proper treatment of patients.
The patients from all over the world treat ovarian cancer at Department for Oncology of Sheba Medical Center annually, where the best Israeli oncologists work.
The doctors of the Department provide the high level of the ovarian cancer treatment; they are the experts in oncologic diseases of the latter stages treatment and successfully provide the surgical therapy of the oncologic diseases of female reproductive system.
The complex of diagnostic procedures includes blood tests, ultrasound, PET-CT and consultations. Additionally, a biopsy can be administered. Specialists at Sheba can make an audit of the patient's biopsy material if the procedure was done at the place of residence.
Clinic Cancer Center “Herzliya” has thirty years of experience. Center staff takes trainings and gets skills in the best medical centers in the world. Each patient throughout the treatment period is accompanied by a personal manager and translator. Center Department of Diagnostic works quickly and professionally - for the entire period of the department’s activity there was no single case of misdiagnosis. The main pathologies treated in Cancer Center Herzliya are: leukemia, Hodgkin's lymphoma, lymphoblastic leukemia, myeloma, carcinoid tumor, branchiogenic tumor, lung cancer, melanoma, brain cancer and other cancers.
Cancer Center "Davidoff" of Rabin Medical Center is the largest oncology clinic in Israel and the entire Middle East. Every fifth of Israeli citizens gets an aid of the cancer treatment here. The center treats patients with all types of cancer and hematological diseases (leukemia, osteomyelosclerosis, anemia, leukocytosis, and others). The Center includes the departments of radiation therapy, chemotherapy, integrative medicine, palliative therapy and dietology. Center operates with the following cutting-edge techniques for treatment: SBRT, IMRT, IGRT, Rapid Arc., SIRT.