Assuta Medical Center has its own research institute
Stomach cancer treatment in Assuta Hospital is provided by Professor Baruch Klein - leading oncologist of Israel, an expert in the area of chemotherapy and palliative therapy for stomach cancer. Dr. Klein specializes in the treatment of abdominal malignant tumors.
Barak Bar-Zakai is a leading abdominal surgeon at Assuta who specializes in diagnostics and treatment for abdominal cancers. He applies laparoscopic method for operations.
Stomach cancer treatment period generally lasts from 12 to 20 days.
Assuta Hospital provides treatment for all stages of stomach cancer. Depending on the severity of the case, doctors apply less traumatic surgeries, target therapy and radiotherapy, HIPEC.
Assuta doctors also perform endovideoscopic surgeries which minimize trauma to patient’s organism and decrease period of rehabilitation.
National Institute of Oncology of Israel
Sourasky team applies state-of-the-art surgical technologies (robotic-assisted operations) for stomach cancer treatment. Minimally invasive surgeries (for early stages) reduce recovery period, patients’ in-hospital stay. Sourasky doctors also provide partial or total gastrectomy using laparoscopic or traditional (open) method.
Some cases require HIPEC (hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy) application. This method increases stage 3 stomach cancer success rate by 40%.
Professor, specializes in stomach cancer surgery
Doctor, Gastro-Intestinal Tract Surgeon
Treatment of stomach cancer is performed on premises of the Digestive System Cancer Center at Sourasky. The Clinic applies comprehensive methods for the treatment of malignant tumours of the stomach. A patient is followed by oncologists, pathologists, cardiologists, nutritionists, rehabilitation specialists and doctors of other specialties.
Stomach cancer diagnostics and treatment are performed by specialists of Rambam Gastroenterology Institute. They provide a full range of medical services: carry out diagnostics, treatment and following monitoring of patients with different pathologies of GIT (including intestine, liver, bile ducts and pancreas).
- The diagnostic methods of stomach cancer at Sheba Medical Center
- The cost of stomach cancer diagnostics at Sheba Medical Center
- The stomach cancer treatment methods at Sheba Medical Center
The leading professionals at Sheba Medical Center who deal with the stomach cancer treatment are the world-known doctors who are responsible for hundreds of lives worldwide: Prof. Dan Adarka – international level expert in digestive system oncologies treatment; Dr. Moshe Koller – chief of Department for Digestive System Oncologic Diseases; Dr. Zvi Simon – chief of Department for Radiotherapy, applying the innovative radiotherapy in digestive system oncological diseases treatment; Dr. Talia Golan – chief doctor at the Department for Digestive System Oncologic Diseases. Sheba Medical Center oncologists have enormous experience in stomach cancer treatment of all stages.
What are the diagnostic methods of stomach cancer at Sheba Medical Center?
The diagnostics under stomach cancer suspect includes:
- A thorough physical examination and oncologist, gastroenterologist, oncologic surgeon etc. consultancy;
- detailed laboratory oratory testing (all required blood testings incl. the tumor markers);
- esophagogastroduodenoscopy followed by the biopsy of the mucous sites suspicious for malignancy (at the same time the resection of pre-cancer formations by polyps is held if required);
- histopathological analysis of biopsies;
- 3D CT;
- MRI, X-ray.
What the cost of stomach cancer diagnostics at Sheba Medical Center?
The total cost starts from 5,000 USD. The examinations may be varied regardless the disease stage and ways of cancer spread. Clarify the price for treatment and diagnostic procedures costs on Bookimed website.
What are the stomach cancer treatment methods at Sheba Medical Center?
The stomach cancer at Sheba hospital includes:
- Surgery, i.e. stomach resection and neighbouring lymph nodes;
- endoscopic mucosal layer resection (at the early stages) endoscopic resection of mucosal and submucosal layers followed by real time biopsy, while the extended surgery is held in case of tumor cells detection at the edges of resected site;
- radiation therapy.
The rate of recovery at 1st-2nd stages is up to 60%, while 2nd-3rd stages reach 40% depending on the contributing factors of the disease.
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.