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If you live in the state of Florida and have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, you have access to a number of treatment options. Conventional mesothelioma treatments available in Florida include surgery, chemotherapy and radiation. Beyond these conventional treatments, clinical trials may currently be recruiting pleural and peritoneal mesothelioma patients in Florida. Read more about health care options available to you in Florida here.


01. Statistics

Florida Mesothelioma Statistics

  • 2,801 mesothelioma deaths (1999 – 2015)
  • 601 asbestosis deaths (1999 – 2015)
  • 3,402 total deaths (1999 – 2015)
02. Cancer Centers

Mesothelioma Cancer Centers in Florida

The following mesothelioma cancer centers are located in the state of Florida. These cancer centers are equipped to deliver quality mesothelioma treatment. Click on a specific cancer center link to get more in depth information.

Florida Mesothelioma Cancer Clinics

AdventHealth Cancer Institute

AdventHealth Cancer Institute

Orlando, FL 32804
Moffitt Cancer Center

Moffitt Cancer Center

Tampa, FL 33612
Orlando Health Cancer Center

Orlando Health Cancer Center

Orlando, FL 32806
Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center

Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center

Miami, FL 33136
03. Doctors

Top Florida Mesothelioma Doctors

We have compiled a list of mesothelioma doctors that practice in the state of Florida. Please click on a doctor link to obtain more information about his/her background, areas of expertise, professional affiliations, and office locations.

Florida Mesothelioma Doctors

Photo of Alberto A. Chiappori, M.D.

Alberto A. Chiappori, M.D.

Medical Oncologist
Tampa, FL
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Photo of Farid Gharagozloo, M.D.

Farid Gharagozloo, M.D.

Medical Director of Thoracic Surgery
Kissimmee, FL
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Photo of Yanyan Lou, M.D.

Yanyan Lou, M.D.

Medical Oncologist
Jacksonville, FL
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Photo of Lary A. Robinson, M.D.

Lary A. Robinson, M.D.

Thoracic Surgeon
Tampa, FL
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Photo of Tawee Tanvetyanon, M.D.

Tawee Tanvetyanon, M.D.

Medical Oncologist
Tampa, FL
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Photo of Eric Toloza, M.D.

Eric Toloza, M.D.

Thoracic Surgeon
Tampa, FL
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Photo of Nestor R. Villamizar Ortiz, M.D.

Nestor R. Villamizar Ortiz, M.D.

Cardiothoracic Surgeon/Thoracic Surgeon
Miami, FL
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It is not uncommon for patients to travel outside of their current states to meet with top oncologists and thoracic surgeons across the country. These mesothelioma experts usually have a particular focus within their practice.

04. Clinical Trials

Mesothelioma Clinical Trials in Florida

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

Nivolumab and Ipilimumab in Treating Patients With Rare Tumors


Conditions: Carcinoma, Neoplasms, Carcinoma, Squamous Cell, Adenocarcinoma, Neoplasms, Germ Cell and Embryonal, Mesothelioma, Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma, Cholangiocarcinoma, Carcinoma, Basal Cell, Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors, Carcinoid Tumor, Carcinoma, Transitional Cell, Carcinoma, Adenoid Cystic, Adenocarcinoma of Lung, Teratoma, Carcinoma, Neuroendocrine, Pheochromocytoma, Seminoma, Cystadenocarcinoma, Serous, Choriocarcinoma, Carcinoma, Endometrioid, Cystadenocarcinoma, Paraganglioma, Chordoma, Hemangiosarcoma, Fibromatosis, Aggressive, Adenocarcinoma, Mucinous, Nerve Sheath Neoplasms, Trophoblastic Neoplasms, Gestational Trophoblastic Disease, Neurofibrosarcoma, Thyroid Neoplasms, Fibroma, Cystadenocarcinoma, Mucinous, Pseudomyxoma Peritonei, Vulvar Neoplasms, Sex Cord-Gonadal Stromal Tumors, Adrenocortical Carcinoma, Carcinoma, Islet Cell, Paget Disease, Extramammary, Adenocarcinoma, Papillary, Carcinoma, Acinar Cell, Adenocarcinoma, Bronchiolo-Alveolar, Neoplasms, Unknown Primary, Mixed Tumor, Mullerian, Carcinoma, Giant Cell, Adenocarcinoma, Clear Cell

Last Updated: October 31, 2022

Status: Recruiting

Locations: Birmingham, AL. Mobile, AL. Anchorage, AK.

DuRvalumab With chEmotherapy as First Line treAtment in Advanced Pleural Mesothelioma


Conditions: Mesothelioma, Mesothelioma, Malignant

Last Updated: October 26, 2022

Status: Recruiting

Locations: La Jolla, CA. Miami, FL. Tampa, FL. Atlanta, GA. Chicago, IL. Baltimore, MD. Boston, MA. Boston, MA. Ann Arbor, MI. Saint Louis Park, MN. New Brunswick, NJ. New York, NY. Cleveland, OH. Hershey, PA. Philadelphia, PA. Philadelphia, PA. Pittsburgh, PA. Nashville, TN. Dallas, TX. Houston, TX. Houston, TX.

Study of Pembrolizumab (MK-3475) in Participants With Advanced Solid Tumors (MK-3475-158/KEYNOTE-158)


Conditions: Carcinoma, Neoplasms, Small Cell Lung Carcinoma, Endometrial Neoplasms, Thyroid Neoplasms, Mesothelioma, Neuroendocrine Tumors, Cholangiocarcinoma, Colorectal Neoplasms, Salivary Gland Neoplasms, Carcinoid Tumor, Anus Neoplasms, Bile Duct Neoplasms, Vulvar Neoplasms, Thyroid Diseases

Last Updated: October 25, 2022

Status: Recruiting

Locations: Los Angeles, CA. Los Angeles, CA. Orlando, FL. Boston, MA. New Brunswick, NJ.

Testing the Addition of Targeted Radiation Therapy to Surgery and the Usual Chemotherapy Treatment (Pemetrexed and Cisplatin [or Carboplatin]) for Stage I-IIIA Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma


Conditions: Mesothelioma, Mesothelioma, Malignant, Lung Neoplasms

Last Updated: September 19, 2022

Status: Recruiting

Locations: Coral Gables, FL. Deerfield Beach, FL. Miami, FL. Tampa, FL. Tampa, FL. Tampa, FL. Chicago, IL. Boston, MA. Rochester, MN. Basking Ridge, NJ. Middletown, NJ. Montvale, NJ. Commack, NY. Harrison, NY. New York, NY. New York, NY. Uniondale, NY. Cleveland, OH. Columbus, OH. Houston, TX. Seattle, WA.

Study of TBio-6517 Given Alone or in Combination With Pembrolizumab in Solid Tumors


Conditions: Carcinoma, Melanoma, Mesothelioma, Oropharynx Cancer, Renal Cell Carcinoma, Solid Tumor

Last Updated: March 9, 2022

Status: Recruiting

Locations: Phoenix, AZ. Jacksonville, FL. Miami, FL. Kansas City, KS. Boston, MA. Rochester, MN. Billings, MT. Houston, TX.

05. Support Services

Find Cancer Support Services in Florida

Cancer support services for mesothelioma patients include cancer rehabilitation, counseling, extended stay housing, oxygen supplies and patient transport. The following local services may be helpful while you are receiving treatment for mesothelioma cancer in Florida.

Florida Treatment Support Services

  • Cancer Rehabilitation

    • Flagler Institute for Rehabilitation West Palm Beach 561-833-1747
    • Jupiter Medical Center Jupiter 561-263-5775
    • Mayo Clinic Cancer Center Jacksonville 904-953-2000
    • Moffitt Cancer Center Tampa 813-745-4673
  • Counseling & Support

    • Cancer Support Community Orlando 321-841-5056
    • Community Palliative Consultants Jacksonville 904-268-5200
    • Florida Hospital Cancer Institute Orlando 407-303-1700
    • Look Good Feel Better Statewide 800-395-5665
  • Extended Stay Housing

    • ATB Furnished Housing Fort Lauderdale 954-767-0044
    • Hotel Keys of Hope Statewide 800-227-2345
    • Joe's House Statewide 877-563-7468
    • Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation Hope Lodge Jacksonville 904-674-6640
    • Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation Hope Lodge Tampa 813-490-4700
  • Oxygen Supplies

    • Jay Home Medical Equipment Jacksonville 904-733-3026
    • Lincare Miami 305-392-3990
    • Rotech Orlando 407-855-2296
    • Sunrise Medical Equipment and Oxygen Sunrise 954-309-5066
  • Patient Transport

    • Caliber Care and Transport Statewide 800-615-7398
    • Florida Medical Transportation Lake Mary 407-260-1230
    • iTransport Services Miami 305-662-6797
    • WeCare Medical Transportation Tampa 813-874-1300

Find Mesothelioma Doctors, Lawyers and Asbestos Exposure Sites Near You

Find Mesothelioma Doctors, Lawyers and Asbestos Exposure Sites Near You