Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Phoenix Incorporates Artificial Intelligence System for Enhanced Colonoscopy Screenings

October 28, 2021

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) Phoenix is the first hospital in the western half of the U.S. and the first hospital in Arizona to utilize GI Genius – a powerful ally in the fight against colorectal cancer that employs artificial intelligence (AI) to help physicians detect polyps.

“This is a pioneering addition to our cancer-fighting arsenal,” said CTCA Enterprise Interventional Program Leader and gastroenterologist at CTCA Phoenix, Dr. Toufic Kachaamy, about GI Genius which is the first and only AI system for detection of colonic polyps in the United States. “Early detection matters. With the support of this new system, I am more empowered as a physician to help meet the needs of the patients and communities we serve.”

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About Cancer Treatment Centers of America
Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) is a national oncology network of hospitals and outpatient care centers offering an integrated approach that combines surgery, radiation, chemotherapy, immunotherapy and advancements in precision medicine with supportive therapies to manage side effects and enhance quality of life during treatment and into survivorship. CTCA also offers qualified patients a range of clinical trials that may reveal new treatment options supported by scientific and investigational research. CTCA patient satisfaction scores consistently rank among the highest for all cancer care providers in the country. Visit cancercenter.com for more information.