Learning you have cancer can be devastating. The initial diagnosis can
leave you and your loved ones in shock; changing your world in an instant. Finding your way through the maze of specialists and treatment options can be overwhelming.
The Johns Hopkins Cancer Surgery Second Opinion Program is designed to help make dealing with your new diagnosis easier. We understand how important it is to get the correct diagnosis and proper treatment plans for anyone just diagnosed with cancer. The Cancer Surgery Second Opinion Program offers those recently diagnosed with breast, lung, GI or thyroid cancer the ability to consult with some of the leading experts in cancer surgery.
Second opinions are a normal step in the cancer management and treatment process. At the Johns Hopkins Cancer Surgery Second Opinion Program, we know that time is of the essence. That’s why, when you call, a dedicated staff member will quickly help schedule your initial consultation. Once here, not only will you meet with one of our Johns Hopkins surgical oncologists who will work with you to create an individualized treatment plan, but you’ll have the piece of mind knowing that the entire Johns Hopkins Medicine team is working to help you.
We offer expert second opinion services for the following types of cancers:
- invasive ductal
- ductal carcinoma in situ or DCIS
Cancer of the Thyroid and Parathyroid Nodules
- small bowel
- gall bladder
- biliary tree
For more information or to make an appointment, call 410-550-HOPE (4673).
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