Improving Quality of Life
Extending a patient’s life matters, as does improving their quality of life. Dr. Matthew Steliga uses a multidisciplinary team approach to provide his patients with quality care. This approach utilizes expertise from a team of specialists including pathologists, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, and surgical oncologists. With this combination of expertise, Dr. Steliga is able to offer his patients the best care.
Dr. Matthew Steliga prefers minimally invasive surgery over open chest surgery because it has fewer risks, is less painful, and has a shorter recovery period.
Peace of Mind
Dr. Steliga is a physician who values the power of hope and peace of mind. He asserts that these qualities are conferred when a patient’s case is evaluated from all angles to reach the best possible outcome.
Dr. Steliga’s surgical expertise for the treatment of asbestos-related cancers such as mesothelioma and lung cancer includes pleurectomy, decortication, minimally invasive surgery, and intraoperative chemotherapy. He prefers minimally invasive surgery over open chest surgery because it has fewer risks, is less painful, and has a shorter recovery period.