At TMC your personal team of experts--oncologists, surgeons, radiologists, pathologists, gastroenterologists and a specially trained support staff--communicates closely about your pancreatic cancer treatment. As an important part of the care team, you are involved in every decision.

It’s important to know that groundbreaking care can be found right here in Tucson. TMC is designed to serve the community by providing expedited cancer care through a team approach.

TMC looks at patients in a holistic fashion.  The team discusses what is best for the patient and family.

At TMC, experts in oncology, hepatology, surgery, radiology and pathology work together to form a team of specialists to provide whole-person care for those with pancreatic cancer. Other professionals are included as needed. The team works together to provide:

  • Advanced diagnosis and treatment
  • The latest technology and specialized techniques to improve care. For example, TMC physicians are highly experienced in minimally invasive surgery.  
  • TMC physicians will work with you to review all of your treatment options and choose the treatment that best suits your needs.
  • Treatment may include surgery, chemotherapy (including clinical trials), radiation therapy or a combination of these.
  • Palliative care