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Cancer Surgery

Cancer surgery is used to diagnose, treat and possibly even prevent cancer by removing pre-cancerous growths. At Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center, expert surgeons can perform robotic, laparoscopic and traditional open procedures, depending on the patient’s need and type of cancer.

Surgical options at Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center can address the following types of cancer:

Surgery is often combined with other treatments, including chemotherapy and radiation therapy.

Surgical Services Department

The Surgical Services Department at Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center has 16 state-of-the-art operating rooms in a 100,000-square foot space that opened in 2008. The department includes Pre-Surgical Testing (PST), which offers one convenient, coordinated location for History and Physicals, radiology and laboratory work for patients facing either complex or same-day surgeries.

Additional Information

For more information about the cancer services at Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center, doctors, or locations please call our Cancer Care Call Line at 240-826-6297.

Cancer Care Brochure

Learn more about the Aquilino Cancer Center, our services, team and more by downloading our brochure.

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Cancer Care Locations

Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center
9901 Medical Center Drive
Rockville, MD 20850
Cancer Care Call Line: 240-826-6297

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  • Mar
    30
    Monday
    10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    If you are feeling overwhelmed by your new role, having difficulty making it through your day, or simply would like to connect with other new moms and their babies, please join us for a FREE ongoing weekly support group for moms.
  • Mar
    31
    Tuesday
    8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
    Adventist HealthCare and Westfield Montgomery Mall have teamed up to promote healthy and active lifestyles in our community via our Adventist HealthCare Walking Club.
  • Mar
    31
    Tuesday
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Nutrition Counseling through Shady Grove Adventist Hospital offers an individual consultation with a registered dietitian for all your nutrition needs