At Roper St. Francis Cancer Care, we do more everyday to beat colorectal cancer. In fact, we treat the most colorectal cancer cases in our area.
Here are some things you should know:
- Our program is internationally recognized for robotic colorectal surgery.
- Roper Hospital is now a teaching center for this advanced colon cancer fighting technology.
- Our program is also one of five centers in the world to participate in a groundbreaking clinical trial that is expected to improve colorectal surgery outcomes even more.
- Colon cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in the US, yet in many cases it is preventable and highly treatable if caught early.