Gynae-oncology focuses on cancers cancers of the uterus, ovaries and fallopian tubes, cervix, vagina and vulva.
The Gynae-oncology Service at Peter Mac includes all types and stages of gynaecological cancer, including those with uncommon or complex presentations.
Care is coordinated by a team of experts in surgical oncology, radiation oncology and medical oncology in association with specialist gynaecological nurse consultants, psychologists, social workers and palliative care professionals.
Written information will be provided to you at your appointment. Please write down any questions that you have before your appointment and bring them with you. It is also a good idea to bring support person with you to your appointment.
Your case will be discussed at a multi-disciplinary team meeting, ensuring you receive the best care and treatment plan.
As a tertiary training institution, education is a primary focus for Peter Mac. During your time at Peter Mac, you will meet health professionals training at varies stages of education. Your care will always be delivered under the direct supervision of senior specialist staff.
Like all Peter Mac’s tumour streams, the Gynae-oncology service is a collaboration with clinical partners, providing coordinated and comprehensive cancer care.
We have a strong focus on clinical trials to enable us to improve care for not only our patients but all patients with Gynae-oncology cancers. Every cancer patient is at the heart of what we do. Dedicated to you, we commit and pursue state-of-the-art research that we take from bench to bedside and beyond.
If you are interested in joining a clinical trial, speak to your cancer specialist.
For a full list of clinical trials we offer, visit our looking for a clinical trial page.
We understand how stressful and difficult cancer can be.
Your Peter Mac team of experts are dedicated and sensitive to your individual health and wellbeing needs – we are here to help.
You will need a referral from your GP or medical practitioner to access this service.
For health professionals
Visit the referrals page for further information