The Boston Medical Center Thoracic Cancer Program evaluates patients with all types of thoracic cancers. Some of the conditions we treat include lung cancer, esophageal cancer, and mesothelioma.

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Our Team

Surgery Team

Laurence Brinckerhoff, MD

Chief of Thoracic Surgery

Special Interests

Lung cancer, benign and malignant disease of the esophagus, robotic surgery

Medical Oncology Team

Peter C Everett, MD


Special Interests

Thoracic and head and neck cancers, immunotherapy

Umit Tapan, MD


Special Interests

Non-small cell lung cancer, small-cell lung cancer, mesothelioma, immunotherapy, targeted therapy

Radiation Oncology Team

Minh T Truong, MD

Chief of Radiation Oncology

Special Interests

Head and neck, skin and central nervous system malignancies, airway amyloidosis

Kimberley S Mak, MD, MPH

Radiation Oncologist

Special Interests

Thoracic, gastrointestinal, breast, and musculoskeletal malignancies, Cyberknife® radiosurgery, radiotherapy

Pulmonary Medicine Team

Christine L Campbell-Reardon, MD


Special Interests

Lung cancer, chronic respiratory failure, noninvasive mechanical ventilation, neuromuscular disease

Katrina A Steiling, MD

Pulmonologist, Critical Care Physician

Special Interests

Lung cancer, lung nodule evaluation

Ehab S Billatos, MD


Special Interests

Lung cancer diagnostics, bronchoscopy, pulmonary nodules

Radiology Team

Gustavo A Mercier, MD, PhD

Radiologist, Nuclear Cardiologist, Chief, Molecular Imaging and Nuclear Medicine

Special Interests

Molecular imaging, oncology imaging, cardiology imaging, neurology imaging, and cross sectional imaging

Sara K Meibom, MD

Nuclear Radiologist

Special Interests

Oncology imaging, head and neck cancer

IR Team

Mohammad M Bader, MD


Special Interests

Diagnostic radiology, surgery, vascular and interventional radiology

Suvranu Ganguli, MD


Special Interests

Interventional neuroradiology, vascular and interventional radiology

Research Overview

The Thoracic Cancer Program at Boston Medical Center conducts world-class clinical research and trials. Our faculty are internationally recognized for contributions to research and have been at the forefront of developing new approaches to the study and treatment of thoracic cancer disorders. 

Read more about thoracic cancer research and trials.


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As the principal teaching affiliate of Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center is devoted to training future generations of healthcare professionals.  Learn more about Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine.

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