Pancreatic Cancer Care

Pancreatic cancer is an incredibly scary diagnosis that has been met with a great deal of pessimism in the medical community. At the Ochsner Cancer Institute Pancreatic Cancer Treatment Center, this pessimistic approach is unacceptable. We take pride in offering hope to patients with this difficult disease.

US News 2014-2015, Gastro, Ochsner

     

Nationally Ranked #18 in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

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More Information/Appointments

Call 504-842-4070 for more information or to make an appointment.

Unique Patient Benefits

Each patient at the Pancreatic Cancer Treatment Center is evaluated at a multidisciplinary conference where an individualized treatment plan is developed with the input of the entire pancreatic cancer team. This team consists of surgical oncologists, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, gastroenterologists, and radiologists. This multidisciplinary approach ensures that all possible treatment strategies are discussed, including surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation. The team also discusses clinical trial opportunities for patients who are interested in this option. For patients with precancerous conditions, our team follows national standards for treatment and surveillance.

Same or next-day appointments are available. 

Qualified patients and family members can obtain free lodging at the American Cancer Society Hope Lodge.