Gynecologic Oncology Program

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Steven Waggoner, MD, Disease Team Leader, Gynecologic Oncology


Please call Sandra Piazza, RN, New Patient Access Coordinator, at 216-844-3954 or email

For hospital transfers, please call 216-844-1111.

Conditions Treated

  • Ovarian, tubal and peritoneal cancers
  • Endometrial cancer
  • Cervical cancer
  • Vulvar cancer
  • Uterine sarcomas
  • Vaginal cancer
  • Gestational trophoblastic disease
  • Pre-invasive conditions of the genital tract and uterus


  • Surgery for primary and recurrent gynecologic cancers
  • Laparoscopic and robotic-assisted surgery
  • Chemotherapy, including intraperitoneal administration
  • Stereotactic radiation
  • Preservation of fertility

Distinguishing Features

  • Part of NCI-designated Case Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • Multidisciplinary consultation and weekly gynecologic oncology tumor board review
  • National leadership in clinical pathway development
  • Onco-fertility program
  • Extensive portfolio of clinical trials of new treatments
  • Only Proton Therapy Center in Ohio
  • Genetic analysis of tumors to guide personalized therapy
  • Genetic risk assessment to guide preventive strategies in cancer-prone families

About UH Cleveland Medical Center

At the core of University Hospitals’ $4 billion health system is UH Cleveland Medical Center, ranked among America’s best hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. UH Cleveland Medical Center is home to some of the most prestigious clinical and research programs in the nation, including cancer, pediatrics, women’s health, orthopedics, radiology, neuroscience, cardiology and cardiovascular surgery, digestive health, transplantation and genetics. Its main campus includes UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital, ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the nation; UH MacDonald Women’s Hospital, Ohio’s only hospital for women; and UH Seidman Cancer Center, part of the NCI-designated Case Comprehensive Cancer Center at Case Western Reserve University. Integrative Diagnostic & Therapeutic Center for Complex Inflammatory Bowel Disease

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