Surgical Oncology for Stomach Cancer: Ask Dr. Waddah Al-Refaie Dr. Waddah Al-Refaie answers commonly asked questions about stomach cancer, including the symptoms of gastric cancer and gastric cancer surgery. Click 'show more' to see the questions. For more information about your stomach cancer experience at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, call MedStar Georgetown M.D. at 202-342-2400 or visit Learn more abotu Dr. Waddah Al-Refaie: VIDEO CHAPTERS: 1. Introduction (00:00) 2. Why MedStar Georgetown for surgical oncology? (2:18) 3. What is stomach cancer? (3:12) 4. What are the types of stomach cancers? (4:17) 5. What are the symptoms of gastric cancer? (4:40) 6. How is gastric cancer diagnosed? (5:16) 7. How do you determine the stage of my gastric cancer? (6:40) 8. What are the treatment options for gastric cancer? (7:23) 9. Do I need chemotherapy for gastric cancer? (8:12) 10. Do I need radiation therapy for gastric cancer? (8:51) 11. What do MedStar Georgetown University Hospital and Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center offer for my gastric cancer? (9:20) 12. What changes in my lifestyle do I need to make after my gastric cancer surgery? (10:07) 13. What happens during gastric cancer surgery? (10:58) 14. What are some of the latest surgical and non-surgical techniques you offer for gastric cancer? (12:15)