Rectal Cancer Diagnosis

An accurate rectal cancer diagnosis from trusted cancer specialists is the first step in getting personalized treatment options to treat rectal cancer.

At Penn Medicine's Abramson Cancer Center, you will benefit from a multidisciplinary team of cancer specialists including gastroenterologists, radiologists, pathologists and surgeons who work together to provide a diagnosis and treatment plan designed specifically for you.

Cancer specialists at Penn Medicine are highly experienced in using the most advanced techniques for diagnosing rectal cancer and are actively researching better and more precise ways to detect rectal cancer.

Because an accurate diagnosis is a critical step in planning cancer treatment, it’s important to know that when you come to the Abramson Cancer Center, you are taking an important step in getting the best cancer treatment.

Navigating a rectal cancer diagnosis and treatment options can be difficult. If you receive a cancer diagnosis, our cancer nurses are available and ready to help connect you with the right physician.

To connect with a cancer nurse at Penn Medicine, call 800-789-PENN (7366).