Anal cancer is the abnormal growth of cells in the anus, which is the opening at the end of the rectum. Anal cancer is not common and is often curable.
The multidisciplinary team at St. Luke’s MSTI will work with you and your primary care provider to create a personalized care plan to treat your cancer, ease your symptoms and side effects, and strengthen you physically, mentally, and emotionally. Studies show that treatment at a high-volume center like St. Luke's MSTI improves outcomes, decreases complications, and prolongs survival. When you choose St. Luke’s MSTI, you know you’ll receive the most advanced, effective care from Idaho’s largest, most experienced team of cancer professionals.
Supportive oncology is an integral part of the St. Luke’s MSTI philosophy that healing comes from caring for the whole person, not just the disease.
You can count on a team of experts who will work alongside your physicians to help you and your family be as strong and stable as possible during your cancer diagnosis, treatment and beyond.
Learn what to expect as you begin your chemotherapy and/or radiation treatment.