Fast, compassionate cancer care

At WVU Medicine, we provide advanced care for lung and esophageal cancers.

At our Center for Lung and Esophageal Oncology, you receive treatment from an expert team, including:

  • Thoracic (lung and esophagus) surgeons
  • Medical oncologists
  • Radiation oncologists
  • Respiratory therapists

Your team works together to give you the compassionate care you need. Our cancer care experts treat all lung and esophageal cancers, including:

  • Chest wall tumors
  • Esophageal cancer
  • Mesothelioma (a type of lung cancer)
  • Non-small cell lung cancer
  • Small cell lung cancer
  • Thymoma/mediastinal tumors (cancers in the tissues between the lungs)

We view each patient as an individual, treating the whole person not just the condition. We help you choose the treatments you want and need. We provide comprehensive support so you have access to complete care and resources.

Symptoms

Evaluation

Treatment

 


Contact Information

Appointments

855-WVU-CARE (855-988-2273)

The Referral Office schedules your “new patient” or first appointment. To schedule your first appointment, please call 877-427-2894 (toll free) or 304-598-4500 and ask for the referral office. Calls received after 2 pm will be responded to by noon of the next business day.

The MBRCC clinic has an automated appointment reminder system that calls you 24-48 hours before a scheduled appointment. Please be aware that calls may not be recognized by caller ID.

If you need to cancel or reschedule your first appointment, please call the Cancer Center and ask for the Referral Office at 304-598-4500.

Ghulam Abbas, MD

Chief, Division of Thoracic Surgery, Surgical Director of Thoracic Oncology
WVU Heart and Vascular Institute, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, WVU Cancer Institute
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Mohammed Almubarak, MD

Associate Professor
J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, WVU Cancer Institute
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Sarah Hadique, MD

Assistant Professor
J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
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Patrick Ma, MD

Associate Professor
J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
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John Parker, MD, FACP, FCCP

Professor & Section Chief
J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
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Edward Petsonk, MD, FCCP, FACP

Professor
J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
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Aaron Provenzano, DO

Assistant Professor
J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
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