Resources for Patients and their Families

Asbestos Exposure, Mesothelioma Doctors and Lawyers in Ashland, Kentucky

Nestled along the banks of the Ohio River surrounded by rolling foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, Ashland is a city in Boyd County, Kentucky. Formerly known as Poage Settlement, Ashland occupies approximately 12 square miles and is home to more than 21,000 people. As the second largest city within the Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH, Metropolitan Statistical Area, Ashland serves as a significant economic and medical center for northeast Kentucky. Recreational, leisure, athletic and cultural activities are abound in Ashland. The historic Paramount Arts Center, in particular, serves as an important venue for the arts in eastern Kentucky and the surrounding states of Ohio and West Virginia. Built in 1930, the Paramount Arts Center was one of the first transitional theatres built for "talking pictures".

The city's early industrial growth was a result of Ohio's pig iron industry. It was not until 1854, that growth began with the charter of the Kentucky Iron, Coal and Manufacturing Company. Major industrial employers in the early 1900s included Armco, Ashland Oil and Refining Company, C&O Railroad, Allied Chemical and Dye Company's Semet Solvay and Mansbach Steel. Today, some of Ashland’s top employers are AK Steel, North American Refractories, Kentucky Electric Steel, Mansbach Metal, and King's Daughters Medical Center.

We have confirmed that Ashland, Kentucky has a number of jobsites where asbestos exposure occurred. Workers and their loved ones exposed to asbestos materials may be at risk to develop an asbestos-related cancer such as malignant mesothelioma. If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with mesothelioma, scroll down to see a list of mesothelioma doctors located in and around Ashland. Asbestos lawyers may also be able to assist you if you or a loved one were exposed to asbestos in Ashland.

Other Asbestos Exposure Sites in Ashland, Kentucky

If you worked at any of these companies and/or job sites in Ashland, Kentucky, you may have been exposed to harmful asbestos which is known to cause mesothelioma cancer.

  • A. C. Lawrence Leather Company
  • Allied Chemical Corporation
  • American Rolling Mill Company
  • Armco Oil Refinery
  • Armco Steel Const West Works
  • Armco Steel Corporation
  • Ashland Artificial Ice Company
  • Ashland Asphalt
  • Ashland Coal & Coke
  • Ashland Coke Plant
  • Ashland Electric
  • Ashland Fire Brick Company
  • Ashland Floor
  • Ashland Iron and Mining Company
  • Ashland Leather Company
  • Ashland Oil & Refinery Company
  • Ashland Steel Company
  • Ashland Vocational School
  • Ashland Works
  • AW Rolling Mill Company
  • Bellefonte Plant
  • Betsy Ross Bakery
  • Brooks Bottling
  • Camden and Interstate Railway Company
  • Capital Manufacturing
  • Corbin Realty
  • Dawkins Building
  • Delco
  • General Refractories
  • General Sales
  • General Telephone
  • Gulf Oil
  • Guyan Chevrolet
  • Harbison-Walker Refractories
  • Holland Furnace
  • Hooker Chemical
  • Inland Steel
  • J N Canden For Ashland and Cattlettsburg Railway Company
  • Kentucky Electric Steel
  • Kentucky Solvay Coke Company
  • Linde Air Products Company (Union Carbide & Carbon Corporation)
  • Maggard & Sons
  • Mansbach Metal
  • Middlestate Concrete
  • National Mine Service
  • North American Refractories
  • Norton Iron Works
  • Ohio Valley Electric Railway
  • O'Neal Roofing Company
  • Paul Walker Construction
  • Sears
  • Semet Solvay Company
  • Sixth St. Siding
  • Union Boiler
  • Union Pipe & Concrete
  • United Carbon
  • United Steel Fabricators
  • Valley Lines
  • Waller Construction
  • West Works

Find a Mesothelioma Doctor near Ashland, Kentucky

If you need help getting an accurate diagnosis or developing a treatment plan, the following mesothelioma doctors and oncologists who practice near Ashland, Kentucky 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 and contact information is provided.

Marshall Health-Surgery
Huntington, WV 25701
Distance: 15.3 miles

St. Mary’s Medical Center
St. Mary’s Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery
Huntington, WV 25702

Distance: 17.2 miles

Locate a Cancer Center near Ashland, Kentucky

If you need help getting an accurate diagnosis or developing a treatment plan, the following mesothelioma cancers near Ashland, Kentucky have the resources available to assist you. More detailed information about each cancer center is available by clicking on the appropriate cancer center detail link.

James Graham Brown Cancer Center
Louisville, KY 40292

Mesothelioma Patient Support Services near Ashland

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

Kentucky Treatment Support Services

Filing a Mesothelioma Lawsuit in Ashland

If you were exposed to asbestos at a commercial, residential or military site in Ashland, Kentucky and have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, you may be entitled to compensation. Don’t lose your right to file a lawsuit to hold those responsible accountable. You must act quickly and file your claim within the appropriate statute of limitations for the state of Kentucky.

Asbestos Lawyers Servicing Ashland, Kentucky

Early, Lucarelli, Sweeney and Meisenkothen is a national law firm recognized for its representation of over 3,000 hardworking men and women who have been exposed to asbestos and diagnosed with mesothelioma. ELSM's experience in asbestos litigation spans four decades.

At Gori Julian and Associates, P.C., we have handled hundreds of mesothelioma lawsuits on behalf of people throughout the United States. This experience allows us to choose jurisdiction in which to file your case based on many factors including but not limited to state of residence, jobsites, and previous and current employers.

As one of the nation’s leading mesothelioma law firms, Simmons Hanly Conroy has a proven track record. Every mesothelioma lawyer at the firm is committed to helping families affected by mesothelioma and asbestos-related diseases.

Support for Caregivers in Ashland, Kentucky

Find Mesothelioma Doctors, Lawyers and Asbestos Exposure Sites Near You

Author: Linda Molinari

Editor in Chief, Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance

Linda Molinari

Reviewer: Jennifer R. Lucarelli

Lawyer for Mesothelioma Victims and Their Families

Jennifer R. Lucarelli
Mesothelioma Resource Guide

Financial Assistance for Mesothelioma Victims

Please fill in the form below to request FREE information about financial assistance that may be available for those diagnosed with mesothelioma.

Have you or someone you know been diagnosed with mesothelioma?

Financial Assistance is Available Now: