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Neuroendocrine Tumors

Joshua Meyer, as an attending physician in the Department of Radiation Oncology, specializes in treating Neuroendocrine Tumors using stereotactic radiation or the delivery of short courses of radiation, with the highest accuracy, while minimizing the risk of side effects to patients. Joshua Meyer, as an attending physician in the Department of Radiation Oncology, specializes in treating Neuroendocrine Tumors using stereotactic radiation or the delivery of short courses of radiation, with the highest accuracy, while minimizing the risk of side effects to patients.

When facing neuroendocrine tumors, where you go for care—and how quickly you are seen—can make a big difference. At Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia, we work with you to choose a treatment approach that offers the best chance of controlling your cancer, preserving gastrointestinal function, and reducing the risk of recurrence.

At Fox Chase, we draw upon the nationally-recognized experience of our multidisciplinary medical team to make individualized decisions for your type of neuroendocrine tumors. The gastrointestinal oncology team meets regularly to review new or challenging cases in depth and reach a consensus on treatment strategies. Through this coordinated approach, we strive to offer the most thorough and personalized care, as well as access to innovative therapies for your cancer.

Why choose Fox Chase?

  • Highest designation from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) as a Comprehensive Cancer Center, an elite center recognized for excellence in cancer treatment, research, prevention and education
  • Multidisciplinary team of physician leaders in the gastrointestinal field
  • Full spectrum of care for neuroendocrine tumors—from detection through survivorship
  • Significant experience with open, endoscopic, laparoscopic and robotic surgery
  • Access to clinical trials for emerging and innovative therapies for neuroendocrine tumors
  • Next business-day appointments with our gastrointestinal cancer specialists