Saint Louis University

SLUCare gynecologic oncologists are dedicated to providing the best possible medical care to women while also recognizing and helping with the emotional and social aspects of a cancer diagnosis.

Your pelvis is a small part of your body. Cancer affecting any of these organs do not respect boundaries and can spread. That's why our team of specialists will provide you with state-of-the-art comprehensive cancer care in a caring, personalized environment.

Your team of doctors will include board-certified gynecologic oncologists, gynecologic pathologists, radiation oncologists, medical oncologists and specially trained oncology nurses. Additionally, it is a SLUCare priority that all patients are seen within a week of their referral or inquiry. Nobody with cancer should have to wait to receive top-quality care.

As full-time professors at the Saint Louis University School of Medicine, SLUCare oncologists also teach medical students, resident physicians and visiting fellows.

SLUCare's Gynecologic Oncology Services

  • Surgical oncology of the pelvis, including pelvic bones, bladder, rectum, cervix, ovaries, uterus, vagina and vulva
  • Minimally invasive gynecological surgery, including laparoscopic and robotic
  • Chemotherapy and other radiation services
  • Other complex pelvic surgeries unrelated to cancer, including morbid obesity, large benign tumors and treatment for patients who have had multiple previous surgeries
  • Consultative services to patients at all levels of treatment and to their practicing physicians
  • New experimental drugs and treatments as a participant in the National Cancer Institute's Gynecologic Oncology Group

SLUCare's Gynecologic Oncology Providers

Francisco Xynos, M.D.
Ming-Shian Kao, M.D.

SLUCare's Gynecologic Oncology  Locations

Women's Health Pavilion at SSM St. Mary's Health Center
1031 Bellevue Ave., Suite 400
St. Louis, MO 63117
(314) 977-7455
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Saint Louis University Hospital West Pavilion
3655 Vista Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63110
(314) 577-6027
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SLUCare Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women's Health at St. Luke's Hospital
224 S. Woods Mill Road, Suite 665
St. Louis, MO 63017
(314) 977-7455
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