Meet the Thoracic Oncology Team

The Thoracic Oncology team specializes in treating and caring for patients with lung cancer and cancers metastatic to the chest. The multidisciplinary treatment team includes:

  • surgeons
  • thoracic radiologists
  • gastroenterologists
  • pulmonologists
  • radiation oncologists
  • medical oncologists
  • radiation oncologists
  • nurses
  • social workers

Thoracic Surgery:

Friedberg

Joseph Friedberg, MD
Charles Reid Edwards Professor of Surgery
Thoracic Surgeon-in-Chief, University of Maryland Medical System

Burrows

Whitney Burrows, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery

Carr

Shamus Carr, MD, FACS
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Associate Chief, Division of Thoracic Surgery

Donahue

James Donahue, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery

Henry

Gavin Henry, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery

Stewart

Shelby Stewart, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery


Medical Oncology:

Alexander

Petr F. Hausner, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine



Heather Mannuel, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine



Kenneth Miller, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Medical Director, UMGCCC Stoler Outpatient Pavilion 



Dan Zandberg, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine


Radiation Oncology:



Steven Feigenberg, MD
Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology



Pranshu Mohindra, MD, MBBS
Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology



Charles B. Simone, II, MD
Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology
Medical Director, Maryland Proton Treatment Center

Suntha

Mohan Suntha, MD
Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Professor of Radiation Oncology
President & CEO, UMMC


Thoracic Radiology:

Jeudy

Jean Jeudy, MD
Assistant Professor of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine

White

Charles White, MD
Professor of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine


Gastroenterology:

Greenwald

Bruce Greenwald, MD
Professor of Medicine
Associate Head for Clinical Affairs


Pathology:


Allen Burke, MD
Professor of Pathology


Pulmonary Medicine:


E. James Britt, MD
Professor of Medicine



Edward M. Pickering, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine



Ashutosh Sachdeva, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine


Clinical Research:



Melissa Culligan, RN, MS
Program Administrator
Director of Clinical Research, Division of Thoracic Surgery


Nurse Navigators and Nurse Practitioners:

Lindsey Black

Lindsey Black, MS, CRNP
Nurse Practitioner, Division of Thoracic Surgery



Colleen Norton, RN
Nurse Navigator



Seantrese Wimbush, RN
Nurse Coordinator, Division of Thoracic Surgery


Core Resources

Genetic Counseling:


Jessica Scott, MGC
Certified Genetic Counselor
410-328-7904


Clinical Nutrition Services:

Jenny Taylor

Jenny Taylor, RD, LDN, CNSD
Senior Dietitian
410-328-5462


Integrative Medicine and Palliative Medicine:

Berman

Brian Berman, MD
Professor of Family Medicine
Founder & Director, UM Center for Integrative Medicine

Chiaramonte

Delia Chiaramonte, MD
Assistant Professor of Family Medicine


Psychosocial Services:


Patricia Widra, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry


Occupational and Environmental Health/Epidemiology:


Melissa A. McDiarmid, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine