Our Approach To Colorectal Cancer

Find a Doctor Find a Clinical Trial Or Call Us: 646-929-7950

What Sets Us Apart

Physicians at NYU Langone’s Colon Cancer Screening and Prevention Program offer the most advanced screening techniques available to optimize the early detection and prevention of colorectal cancer. This includes state-of-the-art technologies to enhance visualization during colonoscopy, same-day bowel preparation options, and other screening innovations.

For people who are diagnosed with colon or rectal cancer, our team of specialists at the Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center collaborate to create a personalized treatment plan based on the location of the cancer, how advanced it is, and its molecular and genetic features.


At NYU Langone’s Perlmutter Cancer Center, a National Cancer Institute-designated cancer center, we personalize the care of every patient.More About Perlmutter Cancer Center

CLINICAL TRIALS and Research Studies

Our teams of physicians and scientists work together across multiple disciplines to bring our patients the most innovative clinical trials.Find a Clinical Trial

Our medical, surgical, and radiation oncologists, in collaboration with gastroenterologists and radiologists, provide comprehensive, coordinated treatment and care for people with even the most complex colorectal cancers. Our physicians are involved with clinical trials, which offer additional investigational treatment options. 

Our team of genetic counselors, nutritionists, rehabilitation specialists, psychologists, social workers, and integrative medicine specialists can give you the support you need throughout diagnosis, treatment, and beyond.

Treatment at NYU Langone

For people who are diagnosed with colon or rectal cancer, treatment options may include colonoscopy, surgery, chemotherapy, targeted therapies, and radiation therapy, depending on the location of the cancer and how far it has spread. In addition, new, investigational therapies may be available through our clinical trials.

Related News

More Colorectal Cancer Resources

Meet Our Doctors

NYU Langone specialists provide care and support throughout your entire healthcare journey.

Browse Doctors