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Rheta Mankin | Southlakeoncology

Colon Cancer Treatment: Best treatment available in Texas!!

Mar 7th 2014 at 1:15 AM

Some types of cancer usually occur after the age of 50 in men and women and one such type is colon cancer. The main cause is a deficiency of rich fibers and continuous ingestion of fat substances. Today, people’s lifestyles have changed, and by keeping fit; a person can help avoid this type of disease. Intake of healthy and rich foods and combining exercise in your daily activities can help evade this problem to a certain extent. But if it you are diagnosed with colon cancer, then there are various treatments available to make you cancer free again. Colon Cancer Treatment can include one or a combination of Radiation Therapy, Chemotherapy, Targeted Therapy and Clinical Trials.

Surgery

Surgery is the best option available to treat colon cancer. The surgeon tries to remove the tumor and stop the cancer cells from spreading further. The doctor first determines the size and growth of the tumor in the colon and then starts treatment to eliminate the chance of colon cancer from increasing further.

Chemotherapy

Doctors use drugs for breaking cancer cells, but it is dependent on the stage and type of cancer. In early stages, it is the best therapy to eliminate this disease.

Radiation Therapy

Radiation therapy is used to kill the cancer cells. This therapy can be done with uses of needles and wires, to target the affected part of the tumor.

Clinical Trials

Nowadays, some therapies like antibody therapy are very popular. A particular substance is inserted in the body, which help destroy the cancerous cells.

If you are diagnosed with colon cancer, then there are many options available for treatment in the early stages and combining natural and biological remedies you can reduce the side effects of the treatments There are various colon cancer treatment centers in Texas that provide some of the best treatment options and results. The staff is very proficient and has the knowledge and experience needed to treat colon cancer. These oncologists are some of the best doctors in the world and provide their services equally to everyone. The nice ambiance of these centers makes their patients feel comfortable and relaxed.

About the author:

Southlake Oncology is located in the heart of Southlake on Southlake Boulevard. Located adjacent to the beautiful Southlake Town Square our office is on the second floor of the Texas Health Resources Harris Methodist medical office building. Within the clinic our patients will find a peaceful, spa-like atmosphere, an experienced and trained medical staff, and our board certified medical oncology and hematology physicians Dr. James Mackey and Dr. Kiran Kancharla. Southlake Oncology also offers ample and convenient free parking to all of our patients and family members.

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