Multidisciplinary Pancreatic Cancer Program

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CENTER/INSTITUTE

University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center and
University Hospitals Digestive Health Institute

SURGICAL ONCOLOGY

Jeffrey Hardacre, MD, Office 216-844-7047; cell 216-965-4945
John Ammori, MD, Office 216-844-1777
Christopher Siegel, MD, PhD, Office 216-844-0489

MEDICAL ONCOLOGY

Neal Meropol, MD; Smitha Krishnamurthi, MD; Jennifer Eads, MD; Richard Lee, MD; Joseph Gibbons, MD

RADIATION ONCOLOGY

Jennifer Dorth, MD

NURSE COORDINATOR

Jeanie Wyckhouse, 216-844-5020

APPOINTMENT LINE

For hospital transfers, please call 216-844-1111.

Conditions Treated

• Pancreatic cancer
• Pancreatic adenocarcinoma
• Pancreatic cystic neoplasms
• Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors
• Rare pancreatic tumors

Therapies

• State-of-the-art radiation therapy, including stereotactic radiotherapy and proton beam therapy
• Multispecialty surgical teams for the most complex pancreatic cancer operations

Distinguishing Features

• Clinical trial availability for all stages of pancreatic adenocarcinoma
• Multidisciplinary review of all patients with pancreatic cancer to plan proper treatment sequencing
• Provider on the National Comprehensive Cancer Network’s guideline committee for pancreatic cancer
• Ability to provide complex pancreatic surgery in the community setting when appropriate


About UH Cleveland Medical Center
At the core of University Hospitals’ $4 billion health system is UH Cleveland Medical Center, ranked among America’s best hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. UH Cleveland Medical Center is home to some of the most prestigious clinical and research programs in the nation, including cancer, pediatrics, women’s health, orthopedics, radiology, neuroscience, cardiology and cardiovascular surgery, digestive health, transplantation and genetics. Its main campus includes UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital, ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the nation; UH MacDonald Women’s Hospital, Ohio’s only hospital for women; and UH Seidman Cancer Center, part of the NCI-designated Case Comprehensive Cancer Center at Case Western Reserve University.