Gynecologic oncologists are medical doctors who specialize in the care and treatment of women who have cancers of the ovaries, uterus, cervix, and vagina (reproductive organs).
Gynecologic oncologists can be board-certified through the Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, which is recognized by the American Board of Medical Specialties.
Current as of: October 18, 2016
Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review: Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine & Ross Berkowitz, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology
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