If you or a loved one is dealing with a diagnosis of pancreatic cancer, our multispecialty team of gastrointestinal cancer specialists at West Cancer Center & Research Institute is here to surround you with the latest treatments and technology to design a personalized treatment plan specific for your disease. Our goal is to also provide resources and information to better help you understand and manage your disease.
What is Pancreatic Cancer?
Your pancreas is an organ that releases enzymes to aid in digestion and hormones to manage your blood sugar and is behind the lower part of your stomach. Pancreatic cancer affects the tissues of your pancreas and is difficult to detect in its early stages.