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    Thoracic oncology team

    Physician referral, phone consults, hospital transfers • Call UK•MDs: 800-888-5533

    Fax: 859-323-4607 or 859-257-6325

    The multidisciplinary Thoracic Oncology Team includes multiple oncology specialists who have a broad range of expertise in all aspects of lung cancer. Conditions treated include small and non-small cell lung cancer, mesothelioma, thymoma, esophageal cancer, bronchial carcinoid and other thoracic cancers. Surgery, radiation and chemotherapy treatments are state-of-the-art, supplemented by national research studies as well as treatments with promising new drug regimens.

    For patient appointments call: 859-257-4489 or 866-340-4488


    Clinical services

    • Lung cancer may be treated with surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy, laser therapy, or a combination of treatments
    • Multidisciplinary approach to lung cancer care by an experienced team
    • Dedicated interventional pulmonology service and endobronchial ultrasound for diagnosis and staging of lung cancer
    • Multidisciplinary approach to the management of central airway construction
    • Collaboration with Kentucky Neuroscience Institute in treating lung cancer metastases to the brain
    • Specialized procedures performed including endobronchial implanted radiation, photodynamic therapy, laser surgery, pleuroscopy, autofluroescent bronchoscopy, and minimally invasive surgery

    Clinic location

  • Markey Cancer Center
    Whitney-Hendrickson Building
    First Floor
    800 Rose St.
    Lexington KY 40536-0098

    This is a clinic of the University of Kentucky Hospital, also known as UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital. Read more »

    Call 859-257-4488
    Call 866-340-4488

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