What is a Gynecologic Oncologist?

A gynecologic oncologist is a physician who specializes in diagnosing and treating cancers that are located on a woman’s reproductive organs. Gynecologic oncologists have completed obstetrics and gynecology residency and then pursue subspecialty training through a gynecologic oncology fellowship.

Dr. Antonio Santillan-Gomez’s additional years of intensive training in surgical, chemotherapeutic, radiation, and research techniques play an essential role in his ability to provide the best care for gynecologic cancers, as well as the interdisciplinary approach needed for the complexity of cancer care.

Furthermore, Dr. Antonio Santillan-Gomez has mastered the use of minimally invasive surgery and robotic assisted surgery, using state-of-the-art technology to improve his patient outcomes.