Specialized Treatment for Gynecologic Cancers

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If you are diagnosed with a gynecologic cancer, your next step is to visit with a gynecologic oncologist to begin evaluation and treatment planning. At Karmanos Cancer Institute at McLaren Greater Lansing, your gynecologic oncologist will manage your treatment plan - whether it includes minimally invasive surgery or chemotherapy – and will work closely with radiation oncologists should you need additional specialized treatment.

Gynecologic Cancers We Treat

Gynecologic cancers are located within or near the female reproductive organs. In Lansing, our specialists manage treatment plans for:

    Cervical Cancer
    Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
    Uterine (Endometrial) Cancer
    Vulvar Cancer

    Fallopian Tube Cancer
    Ovarian Cancer
    Vaginal Cancer

Who May Need to Visit a Gynecologic Oncologist?

Gynecologic cancer treatment, such as cervical cancer, is overseen at Karmanos Cancer Institute at McLaren Greater Lansing by Jayson Field, M.D., board-certified gynecologic oncologist. Aside from patients who have been diagnosed with a gynecologic cancer, there are many reasons women may need to regularly see a gynecologic oncologist, such as if a woman:

  • Receives test or imaging results that show signs of a suspicious gynecologic malignancy, such as a complex pelvic mass, malignant ascites and/or elevated CA-125;
  • Receives results from her pelvic exam that show vulvar, vaginal or cervical lesions suspicious for malignancy;
  • Is diagnosed with early-staged cervical cancer and is interested in fertility-sparing surgery;
  • Has pelvic masses and endometrial cancer and she is interested in minimally invasive surgery;
  • Is diagnosed with recurrent gynecologic cancers;
  • Has a complicated pre-invasive disease of the lower genital tract;
  • Or she has a personal and/or family history suggestive of hereditary gynecologic cancer

Gynecologic cancer treatment, such as cervical cancer, is overseen at Karmanos Cancer Institute at McLaren Lansing by Jayson Field, M.D., board-certified gynecologic oncologist.

Need a Gynecologic Oncologist? Meet Dr. Field

  • Jayson Field, M.D.

    Oncology - Gynecologic

    Location: East Lansing, Lansing

If you receive abnormal HPV or Pap screening results, your provider may refer you to Dr. Field for a consultation. You may call our oncology nurse navigator at (517) 975-7815 for more information.

Gynecologic Oncology Locations

Karmanos Cancer Institute at McLaren Greater Lansing

401 W. Greenlawn
Lansing, MI 48910
517-913-3890

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Part of the Karmanos Cancer Network

The Karmanos Cancer Institute at McLaren Greater Lansing is part of the Karmanos Cancer Network, the largest cancer research and provider network in Michigan with 15 treatment locations throughout the state. Karmanos Cancer Institute, headquartered in Detroit, is a McLaren Health Care subsidiary, and one of two National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer centers in Michigan. It is one of just 51 cancer centers of its kind in the United States.