State-of-the-art care for women’s cancers
The HUG Gynecology Division has state-of-the-art expertise for the treatment of women with breast cancer or a gynecological cancer, such as:
Once the diagnosis made, the team of the HUG Gynecologic Oncology Unit establishes a personalized care pathway adapted to your situation.
The medical team can also help you join a research protocol. These protocols are important for advancing the knowledge of diseases and improving treatments. Collaborations with other healthcare structures may also be implemented on a case-by-case basis, depending on your health status.
Strengths of the HUG Gynecologic Oncology Unit
Minimally invasive surgery
Made possible through the evolution of medical imaging, minimally invasive surgical techniques are used to make a diagnosis or to remove tumors.
They improve your comfort and speed up your recovery after the procedure.
- Download the Cancer File from the October-December 2016 edition of Pulsations Magazine
- Learn more about minimally invasive surgery
- Learn more about the operating rooms
Cancer and fertility
Some types of cancer and some cancer care techniques can have an impact on the fertility of the person who is sick.
Progress has been made in this area. Today, medical techniques preserve the possibility of having a child following treatment.
Learn more about cancer and fertility
Attending PhysicianDr. Alexandre Bodmer
For a gynecological cancer, make an appointment: Tel. +41 (0)22 372 40 14(8:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m./1:30 - 5:30 p.m.)
Senior Staff Physician, Head of the Unit Prof. Patrick Petignat Tel. +41 (0)22 372 44 32
Head Nurse of the UnitMs. Sandra ConstantinoTel. +41 (0)79 55 34 703