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Gastrointestinal Cancer Risk Assessment

Gastrointestinal Cancer Risk Assessment

Dr. Michael Hall talks about the High Risk Colon Cancer Clinic, part of the Gastrointestinal Cancer Risk Assessment program at Fox Chase Cancer Center. (1:10.)

Steven J. Cohen, MD, Chief, Gastrointestinal Medical Oncology

Minhhuyen T. Nguyen, MD, AGAF, Director, Clinical Gastroenterology


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Whether you've been diagnosed with gastrointestinal disease, are at increased risk of disease, or have cancer, you have access to some of the area's finest physicians at Fox Chase Cancer Center.

Hematology  Oncology

  • Igor Astsaturov MD, PhD
  • Jonathan D. Cheng, MD
  • Steven J. Cohen MD
  • Crystal S. Denlinger, MD
  • Efrat Dotan, MD
  • Wafik El-Deiry, MD, PhD, FACP
  • Paul F. Engstrom, MD
  • Michael J. Hall, MD, MS
  • Anthony J. Olszanski, MD, RPh
  • Namrata (Neena) Vijayvergia, MD
    • Stephen C. Coyle, PA-C
    • Nyree Tedesco-Garofano, CRNP
  • Karon Martyn, MSN, ANP-BC, AOCNP
  • Radiation Oncology
    Surgical Oncology

    Fox Chase offers gastrointestinal cancer patients access to a multispecialty team of doctors and other medical professionals specializing in gastrointestinal cancer.

    We provide cutting-edge endoscopic services to diagnose, cure, or palliate disease anywhere in the GI tract.

    Nurse Navigators

    Reach a Nurse Navigator at 888-FOX-CHASE

    When faced with a cancer diagnosis, patients deal with a whole host of issues—emotional, logistical, financial—making it difficult to focus on their treatment and return to health. The Fox Chase Cancer Center Nurse Navigators are clinically trained individuals responsible for the identification and removal of barriers to timely and appropriate cancer treatment.


    Bonnie Carolan-McNulty, RN, MSN

    Bonnie Carolan-McNultyGastrointestinal Cancer Nurse Navigator

    Having served as the director for the hospice center at Fox Chase Cancer Center in the 1980s and then later as a nurse in the Pain and Palliative Care program, Carolan-McNulty is back at Fox Chase as a GI nurse navigator.


    Norma Fenerty, BSN, RN-BC, OCN

    Norma FenertyGastrointestinal Cancer Nurse Navigator

    Fenerty has been at FCCC for her entire nursing career. She initially worked as a staff nurse on both medical and surgical oncology floors. The majority of her career here has been in case management.  Moving into her position as a Nurse Navigator has been a natural transition.  


    Catherine MacFarland, RN, BSN, OCN

    Gastrointestinal Cancer Nurse Navigator

    "As GI Nurse Navigator my role as educator has expanded to include helping patients weigh options, make considered decisions about their treatment and advocating for their particular needs. The GI Team's goal is always to ease the transition from diagnosis to treatment."


    Debbie Seremelis-Scanlon RN, BSN, OCN, CHPN

    Gastrointestinal Cancer Nurse Navigator

    "It is very rewarding to be in a position to assist a patient and their family with a diagnosis of cancer."