If you think that you may have ovarian cancer or have recently been diagnosed with ovarian cancer, it is important that you see a Gynecologic Oncologist. It is extremely important that you are seen by a Gynecologic Oncologist. This kind of physician is specially trained to take care of women with gynecologic cancers, including those with ovarian cancer. Most Gynecologic Oncologists perform surgery and also administer chemotherapy. It is important that all women seek the care of a Gynecologic Oncologist if they are concerned about having a gynecologic cancer. Getting a second opinion also important in getting a better understanding (make sure to bring your medical records or have them sent before your appointment).
You may find a Gynecologic Oncologist through the Women's Cancer Network: http://www.wcn.org/findadoctor/
Alternatively you may find a Gynecologic Oncologist through the Society of Gynecologic Oncologists: 1-800-444-4441