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

Medical Oncology Team

Umit Tapan, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine

Special Interests

Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer, Small-Cell Lung Cancer, Mesothelioma, Immunotherapy, Targeted Therapy

Elizabeth Tiani, NP

Instructor of Medicine, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine

Radiation Oncology Team

Minh T Truong, MD

Professor and Chair, Radiation Oncology, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine

Special Interests

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

Ariel E Hirsch, MD

Associate Professor and Director of Education, Radiation Oncology, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine. Member, BU-BMC Cancer Center.
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Kimberley S Mak, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine

Pulmonary Medicine Team

Hasmeena Kathuria, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Boston University Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine

Special Interests

Tobacco dependence; Sleep-disordered breathing

Christine L Campbell-Reardon, MD

Liaison, Pulmonary Thoracic Oncology Program, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine,

Katrina A Steiling, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine

Special Interests

Lung cancer, lung nodule evaluation

Ehab S Billatos, MD

Director of Inpatient Pulmonary Clinical Services | Assistant Director of Bronchoscopy

Special Interests

Lung Cancer Diagnostics

Radiology Team

Gustavo A Mercier, MD, PhD

Clinical Associate Professor, Radiology, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine

Special Interests

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

Sara K Meibom, MD

Clinical Associate Professor of Radiology, Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine Radiology, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine, Nuclear Medicine

Special Interests

Oncology imaging, Head and Neck cancer

IR Team

Mohammad M Bader, MD

Assistant Professor of Radiology, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine

Suvranu Ganguli, MD

Section Chief, Interventional Radiology, Professor of Radiology, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine

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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