• Gynecologic cancer

    The Gynecologic Oncology Team specializes in cancers of the ovary, cervix, uterus, vagina and vulva. Treatment options include radical surgery, radiation therapy and chemotherapy, or a combination. Optimal, personalized care is provided by a team of specialists including medical and gynecologic oncologists.

    Early detection of gynecologic cancers greatly increases treatment success. The Gynecologic Oncology Program offers the following screenings:

    Ovarian cancer - The UK Markey Cancer Center Ovarian Screening Program was started in 1987 and provides free annual sonographic screenings to women at risk for ovarian cancer. For more information about the program, call toll free 800-766-8279 or 859-323-4687.

    Cervical cancer - Patients are screened for conditions such as HPV, which indicate a higher risk of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) and invasive cervical cancer.

    Ask your doctor for more information on upcoming screenings and how they may benefit you.

    Specialties

    Ovarian cancer screening, minimally invasive surgery of gynecologic cancers, advanced chemotherapy, clinical trials for the treatment of gynecologic cancers and ovarian tumor ultrasound. 

    Gynecologic cancer care at the UK Markey Cancer Center

    Clinical trials 
    Genetic counseling 

    Patient appointments

    Request an appointment online or call 859-323-5553 or toll free 866-340-4488.


  • Gynecologic Oncology Clinic

    Markey Cancer Center
    Whitney-Hendrickson Building
    Third Floor, Room 330A
    800 Rose St.
    Lexington KY 40536-0098

    Call 859-323-5553
    Call 866-340-4488
    Fax 859-323-1602

    A parking lot for Markey Cancer Center patients is located near the Whitney-Hendrickson Building, accessible via Hospital Drive.

    Directions to Markey Cancer Center - Whitney-Hendrickson Building »


    Insurance information

    Insurance policies can vary widely. Please check with your doctor/clinic for specific insurance information before your visit or procedure to avoid unexpected out-of-pocket costs. See list of insurers »