Mercy Medical Center’s HIPEC Program Exceeds Standards, Positions Mercy as National Leader in Field

Mercy Medical Center’s HIPEC Program Exceeds Standards, Positions Mercy as National Leader in Field

Newswise — Drs. Armando Sardi, Vadim Gushchin, and Kurtis Campbell of the Surgical Oncology Department at Mercy Medical Center are widely regarded for their training and skills in utilizing hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) to treat advanced stages of...

HIPEC being used for Ovarian Cancer

Doctors have used HIPEC, or heated chemotherapy, for years to treat certain abdominal cancers. But now, researchers are testing HIPEC on women with advanced ovarian cancer, who otherwise would have very few options. Sixty-five-year-old Barbara Franklin loves new...