For many women, understanding the symptoms and treatments for ovarian and cervical cancers may seem difficult. As with any cancer, early detection is essential in improving outcomes.\nThankfully, there are tests which can detect cervical cancer early, and there are symptoms of ovarian cancers which you can look out for early on. Understandably, no two cancers are the same and only your doctor and you can create a treatment plan unique to you.\nLearn more about breakthrough gynecologic cancer treatments.\nCervical Cancer Treatment Options\nYour care team may include a:\n\nGynecologist: a doctor who specializes in treatment of disease affecting the female reproductive system\nRadiation oncologist: a doctor who uses radiation to treat your cancer\nMedical oncologist: a doctor who uses chemotherapy and other drugs to treat your cancer\nGynecological oncologist: a doctor who specializes in treatment of cancers affecting the female reproductive system\n\nAfter your doctor establishes the stage and depth (how far it has grown) of the cervical cancer, your team will recommend treatment options. When planning your treatment, your care team will take many factors into consideration, such as of the cancer stage, your age, your preference to have children, and general health.\nYou may need one or more type of treatment options. Common treatment types of cervical cancer can include:\n\nChemotherapy\nRadiation therapy\nTargeted therapy\nSurgery\n\nOvarian Cancer Treatment Options\nMuch like cervical cancer treatment, your options will be influenced by the stage of ovarian cancer, your general health, and other factors like if you would like to have kids in the future. These treatments may include:\n\nTargeted therapy\nRadiation therapy\nSurgery\nHormone therapy\nChemotherapy\n\nConsider your treatment options and consult your doctor for their opinion on treatments.\nDeveloping cancer while pregnant you are pregnant is rare. Curious about treatment options while pregnant? Find out what to expect.\nFor more information on ovarian and cervical cancers screening and treatment options, visit the UPMC Hillman Cancer Center website.