Specializing in Pelvic Cancers & Conditions
When you’re diagnosed with cancer affecting your reproductive system, you’re likely worried about many things – fertility, sex, intimacy, survivorship and more.
At Sanford Health, you have a whole team of reproductive oncology specialists on your side. We’re committed to giving you hope, empowering you to make the right choices for you and your family, and helping you heal.
What is gynecologic oncology?
Sanford Health’s gynecologic oncology team, led by Dr. Maria Bell, specializes in evaluating and treating women with pelvic cancer. This includes:
- Cervical cancer
- Ovarian cancer
- Uterine (endometrial) cancer
- Vaginal cancer
- Vulvar cancer
We also care for women with precancerous conditions and complex pelvic conditions.
What does a gynecologic oncologist do?
Your gynecologic oncologist begins with a variety of tests and exams to determine what type of cancer you have and the best way to treat it.
Sanford Health offers diagnostic and treatment services including:
- Pelvic exams
- Ultrasound Imaging tests
- Lab tests
- Radiation therapy
You are the most important member of your reproductive cancer care team. We will work with you to create treatments that meet your needs and address your concerns.
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