Stomach and Gullet Cancer

Stomach and gullet cancer is medically known as oesophago-gastric (OG) cancer . Oesophageal cancer is cancer of the gullet and gastric cancer is cancer of the stomach.

Treatment of this cancer is a service provided by a Multi Disciplinary Team (MDT) of specialists in oesophago-gastric cancer who work in the Belfast City Hospital to diagnose and treat Oesophago Gastric cancer patients.

The oesophago-gastric Cancer MDT meets weekly in the Belfast City Hospital to agree upon your treatment plan.

This team of specialists consists of:

  • Gastroenterologists
  • Specialist surgeons
  • Clinical Oncologists
  • Medical Oncologists
  • Histopathologists
  • Radiologists
  • Pathologists
  • Clinical Nurse Specialists (CNSs)
  • Palliative Care Team
  • Dieticians
  • Administration staff

Please follow the links on the right for more information on oesophago-gastric cancer.

Please note that this section details services provided to adult patients of the Belfast Health and Social Care Trust. Please follow the link for information on Children's Cancers.