|Colorectal Cancer Program||(514) 340-8222 x 28248|
Medical Co-Directors: Philip Gordon, MD, Gerald Batist, MD
Clinical Administrator: Dana Porubska, BScN
Nurse Navigator: Louise Champagne, RN, BSc
The Colorectal Cancer Program is comprised of an inter-disciplinary team with expertise in medical and radiation oncology, gastroenterology, nursing, cancer genetics, cancer prevention, psychosocial support and palliative care medicine.
The Program provides the following clinical services to patients:
Education (in collaboration with the Cancer Prevention Centre): lifestyle changes to reduce the risk of developing colorectal cancer; importance of colonoscopy.
Post-polypectomy clinic: education on colon cancer, dietary aspects in colon cancer prevention, psychological support, nursing support and medical follow-up.
Genetic screening for hereditary cancers and counseling (in collaboration with the Cancer Prevention Centre and the Cancer Genetics Program).
Screening of the general population by colonoscopy.
Primary cancer diagnosis and treatment.
Treatment of metastatic colorectal cancer.
Access to clinical trials testing the newest treatments.
|Julio Faria, MD||Albert Cohen, MD||Gerald Batist, MD|
|Gabriela Ghitulescu, MD||Polymnia Galiatsatos, MD||Petr Kavan, MD|
|Nancy Morin, MD||Andrew Szilagyi, MD||David Melnychuk, MD|
|Carol-Ann Vasilevsky, MD||Radiation Oncologists||François Patenaude, MD|
|Boris Bahoric, MD||Pharmacist|
|Hepatobiliary Surgeon||Khalil Sultanem, MD||Marie-Pascale Guay, BPharm, MSc|
|Peter Metrakos, MD||Psychosocial Oncology||Dietitians|
|Stomatotherapists||Sylvain Néron, PhD||Louis-François Côté, PDt|
|Wendy Bergeron, BScN, ET||Naomi Kogan, MSW||Theresa Muccari, PDt|
|Nevart Hotakorzian, BScN, ET||Hinda Goodman, BSc, MSW||Heather Nathens, PDt|
|Louise Samuel, BScN||Suzanne O’Brien, MA||Andreia Noguiera, PDt|
|Physiotherapist||Diagnostic Laboratories||Nelda Swinton, PDt|
|Anh-Thi Tran, Pht, Dipl.Ac||George Chong, PhD||Salbi Tachejian, PDt|
|Pathologists||Genetic Counsellors||Christina Van Der Borch, PDt|
|Adrian Gologan, MD||Nora Wong, MS, CCGC||Geneticist|
|Esther Lamoureux, MD||Sonia Zaor, MSc, CCGC||Marc Tischkowitz, MD|