Oncology services

We specialise in the treatment and research of breast and gynaecological cancers.

The Women's provides an integrated multidisciplinary oncology service for women with benign, pre-malignant and malignant breast and gynaecological conditions.

Patients of the Women's oncology unit are mostly women with diagnosed, or suspected, gynaecological or breast cancer who may be treated here at any stage of their illness. Services include both major and minor surgery, oncology and dysplasia outpatient clinics and a range of support programs and groups. Patients will need a GP or specialist referral to these services.

As a centre of excellence, the unit operates as a multi-disciplinary team, which includes nursing and medical staff, physiotherapy, social work, pharmacy, dietetics and spiritual care. The unit is also part of the broader VCCC breast and gynaecological cancer tumour streams.There is also intensive involvement with a range of research projects and a strong commitment to clinical trial recruitment. 


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