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HomeMesothelioma in the U.S.AlaskaAlaska Mesothelioma Treatment

Mesothelioma patients who live in Alaska have access to quality mesothelioma treatment options. Conventional mesothelioma treatments available in Alaska include surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation. Beyond these conventional treatments, clinical trials may currently be recruiting peritoneal and pleural mesothelioma patients in Alaska.

We provide a list of top mesothelioma doctors who practice in Alaska as well as the top cancer care centers in the state. A list of local cancer support services has been included as well for your convenience. Learn more about health care options available to you in Alaska below.

Alaska Mesothelioma Statistics

  • 80 mesothelioma deaths (1999 – 2015)
  • N/A asbestosis deaths (1999 – 2015)
  • 80 total deaths (1999 – 2015)

Alaska Mesothelioma Doctors

If you need help with getting an accurate diagnosis or developing a treatment plan, the following mesothelioma doctors and oncologists in Alaska have the expertise to assist you. More detailed information about each doctor is available by clicking on the appropriate doctor detail link. Details about their background, areas of expertise, professional affiliations, office locations and contact information is provided.

Alaska Mesothelioma Doctors

Photo of Jeanne E. Anderson, M.D.

Jeanne E. Anderson, M.D.

Medical Oncologist
Anchorage, AK
Photo of William E. Curtis, M.D.

William E. Curtis, M.D.

Cardiothoracic Surgeon
Anchorage, AK

Occasionally, mesothelioma patients will travel to other states to meet with top mesothelioma doctors and thoracic surgeons across the country. These experts will usually concentrate on a particular mesothelioma type within their practice.

Mesothelioma Clinical Trials in Alaska

The following clinical trials are in progress or actively recruiting participants in the state of Alaska:

Nivolumab and Ipilimumab in Treating Patients With Rare Tumors


Conditions: Carcinoma, Neoplasms, Carcinoma, Squamous Cell, Adenocarcinoma, Neoplasms, Germ Cell and Embryonal, Mesothelioma, Breast Neoplasms, Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma, Cholangiocarcinoma, Carcinoma, Basal Cell, Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors, Germinoma, Ovarian Neoplasms, Carcinoma, Transitional Cell, Carcinoma, Adenoid Cystic, Teratoma, Carcinoid Tumor, Adenocarcinoma of Lung, Carcinoma, Neuroendocrine, Seminoma, Pheochromocytoma, Choriocarcinoma, Cystadenocarcinoma, Neoplasms, Second Primary, Carcinoma, Endometrioid, Cystadenocarcinoma, Serous, Chordoma, Paraganglioma, Carotid Body Tumor, Hemangiosarcoma, Trophoblastic Neoplasms, Gestational Trophoblastic Disease, Adenocarcinoma, Mucinous, Adenocarcinoma, Clear Cell, Nerve Sheath Neoplasms, Neurofibrosarcoma, Testicular Neoplasms, Cystadenocarcinoma, Mucinous, Fibroma, Salivary Gland Neoplasms, Carcinoma, Ductal, Thyroid Neoplasms, Pseudomyxoma Peritonei, Sex Cord-Gonadal Stromal Tumors, Adrenocortical Carcinoma, Carcinoma, Islet Cell, Paget Disease, Extramammary, Vulvar Neoplasms, Rare Diseases, Adenocarcinoma, Papillary, Fibromatosis, Aggressive, Carcinoma, Acinar Cell, Adenocarcinoma, Bronchiolo-Alveolar, Mixed Tumor, Mullerian, Carcinoma, Giant Cell, Paranasal Sinus Neoplasms, Parathyroid Neoplasms, Hydatidiform Mole, Invasive, Pituitary Neoplasms, Neoplasms, Unknown Primary, Odontogenic Tumors

Last Updated: July 22, 2019

Status: Recruiting

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Find Cancer Support Services in Alaska

The following cancer support services may be of help to you while you are receiving treatment for mesothelioma in Alaska. Support services for mesothelioma patients include patient transport, temporary housing, physical therapy and counseling.

Alaska Treatment Support Services

  • Counseling & Support Groups

    • Peak Counseling
      (Eagle River)
      907-622-1002
    • Hope Counseling Center
      (Fairbanks)
      907-451-8208
    • Counseling Solutions Of Alaska
      (Anchorage)
      907-644-8044
  • Long-Term Housing

    • Providence Hickel House
      (Anchorage)
      907-212-4100
    • Joe’s House
      (Nationwide)
      877-563-7468
    • Cancer Connection
      (Juneau)
      907-796-2273
  • Patient Transport

    • LifeMed Alaska
      (Anchorage)
      800-478-5433
    • Guardian Flight
      (Anchorage)
      888-997-3822
    • Delta Medical Transport
      (Delta Junction)
      907-895-4356
  • Physical Therapy

    • Providence Health & Services Alaska
      (Anchorage)
      907-212-6872
    • Health Quest Therapy
      (Eagle River)
      907-622-6363
    • Alaska Native Medical Center
      (Anchorage)
      907-729-1249
Other Resources for Mesothelioma Patients in Alaska

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