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Although there are various treatments for bladder cancer, the specific one your healthcare provider recommends will depend on various factors, such as the stage and grade of the cancer and your overall health. In general, treatment options include:
 
  • Surgery
  • Radiation therapy
  • Chemotherapy
  • Biological therapy.
     
Several people will play a role in your treatment. Specialists who treat bladder cancer include:
 
  • Surgeons
  • Urologists
  • Medical oncologists
  • Radiation oncologists
  • Urologic oncologists.
     
(Click Bladder Cancer Treatment to learn more about this topic, including the importance of getting a second opinion, the importance of follow-up care and rehabilitation, and possible side effects.)
 
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