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If you live in Michigan and have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, you have access to a number of treatment options. Conventional mesothelioma treatments available in Michigan include surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation. Beyond these conventional treatments, clinical trials may currently be recruiting pleural and peritoneal mesothelioma patients in Michigan.

We have listed top mesothelioma doctors that practice in Michigan, as well as the top cancer care centers in the state. Additionally, we have located a number of local cancer treatment support services for your convenience. Read more about health care options available in Michigan below.

01. Statistics

Michigan Mesothelioma Statistics

  • 1,573 mesothelioma deaths (1999 – 2015)
  • 235 asbestosis deaths (1999 – 2015)
  • 1,808 total deaths (1999 – 2015)
02. Cancer Centers

Michigan Mesothelioma Cancer Centers

We have compiled a list of mesothelioma cancer centers in Michigan. Please click on a cancer center link for more information about the clinical programs offered, affiliated mesothelioma doctors and how to contact the cancer center.

Michigan Mesothelioma Cancer Clinics

Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute

Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute

Detroit, MI 48201
St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor Cancer Center

St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor Cancer Center

Ypsilanti, MI 48197
University of Michigan

University of Michigan

Ann Arbor, MI 48109
UP Health System – Marquette

UP Health System – Marquette

Marquette, MI 49855
03. Doctors

Michigan Mesothelioma Doctors

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma doctors that are located in Michigan. Please click on a doctor link to obtain more information about their background, areas of expertise, professional affiliations, and contact information.

Michigan Mesothelioma Doctors

Photo of Shirish M. Gadgeel, M.D.

Shirish M. Gadgeel, M.D.

Medical Oncologist
Detroit, MI
Photo of Gregory P. Kalemkerian, M.D.

Gregory P. Kalemkerian, M.D.

Medical Oncologist
Ann Arbor, MI
Photo of Ayman Soubani, M.D.

Ayman Soubani, M.D.

Thoracic Oncologist
Detroit, MI
Photo of Elliot Wakeam, M.D.

Elliot Wakeam, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Ann Arbor, MI

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.

04. Clinical Trials

Mesothelioma Clinical Trials in Michigan

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

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, Teratoma, Adenocarcinoma of Lung, Carcinoma, Neuroendocrine, Pheochromocytoma, Seminoma, Choriocarcinoma, Cystadenocarcinoma, Cystadenocarcinoma, Serous, Carcinoma, Endometrioid, Paraganglioma, Chordoma, Hemangiosarcoma, Fibromatosis, Aggressive, Adenocarcinoma, Mucinous, Trophoblastic Neoplasms, Adenocarcinoma, Clear Cell, Gestational Trophoblastic Disease, Nerve Sheath Neoplasms, 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, Mixed Tumor, Mullerian, Neoplasms, Unknown Primary, Carcinoma, Giant Cell

Last Updated: November 21, 2020

Status: Recruiting

Locations:

Integrated Cancer Repository for Cancer Research


Conditions: Neoplasms, Multiple Myeloma, Pancreatic Neoplasms, Esophageal Neoplasms, Endometrial Neoplasms, Thyroid Neoplasms, Mesothelioma, Neuroendocrine Tumors, Salivary Gland Neoplasms, Anus Neoplasms, Gallbladder Neoplasms, Bile Duct Neoplasms, Oropharyngeal Neoplasms, Nasopharyngeal Neoplasms, Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma, Vaginal Neoplasms, Urethral Neoplasms, Laryngeal Neoplasms, Mouth Neoplasms, Adenomatous Polyposis Coli, Colorectal Neoplasms, Hereditary Nonpolyposis, Testicular Neoplasms, Intestinal Neoplasms, Hypopharyngeal Neoplasms, Penile Neoplasms, Ureteral Neoplasms, Neoplasms, Plasma Cell, Peritoneal Neoplasms, Paranasal Sinus Neoplasms, Duodenal Neoplasms, Neoplasms, Unknown Primary, Lip Neoplasms, Thymus Neoplasms, Paraproteinemias

Last Updated: November 10, 2020

Status: Recruiting

Locations: Colorado Springs, CO. Denver, CO. Durango, CO. Lakewood, CO. Littleton, CO. Longmont, CO. Louisville, CO. Parker, CO. Pueblo, CO. Westminster, CO. Daytona Beach, FL. DeLand, FL. Orange City, FL. Palm Coast, FL. Aurora, IL. Moline, IL. Yorkville, IL. Fort Wayne, IN. Indianapolis, IN. Indianapolis, IN. Indianapolis, IN. Kokomo, IN. Council Bluffs, IA. Davenport, IA. Spencer, IA. Waterloo, IA. Overland Park, KS. New Orleans, LA. Portland, ME. Randallstown, MD. Westminster, MD. Holyoke, MA. Ann Arbor, MI. Aitkin, MN. Brainerd, MN. Duluth, MN. Duluth, MN. Fergus Falls, MN. Marshall, MN. Joplin, MO. Kansas City, MO. Kansas City, MO. Kansas City, MO. Liberty, MO. Saint Joseph, MO. Kalispell, MT. Missoula, MT. Hastings, NE. Norfolk, NE. North Platte, NE. O'Neill, NE. Omaha, NE. Omaha, NE. Omaha, NE. Scottsbluff, NE. Glens Falls, NY. Utica, NY. Fayetteville, NC. Fargo, ND. Minot, ND. Pittsburgh, PA. Aberdeen, SD. Mitchell, SD. Sioux Falls, SD. Sioux Falls, SD. Yankton, SD. Yankton, SD. Yankton, SD. Rutland, VT. Fredericksburg, VA. Appleton, WI. Brookfield, WI. Franklin, WI. Mequon, WI. Milwaukee, WI. Oshkosh, WI. Racine, WI. Wauwatosa, WI.

A Two-part Study to Characterize Drug-Drug Interaction Effects on Steady-State Pharmacokinetics of Oral Tazemetostat


Conditions: Lymphoma, Neoplasms, Sarcoma, Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin, Lymphoma, Large B-Cell, Diffuse, Mesothelioma, Hematologic Neoplasms, Sarcoma, Synovial, Rhabdoid Tumor, Carcinoma, Medullary

Last Updated: October 26, 2020

Status: Recruiting

Locations: Los Angeles, CA. Grand Rapids, MI. Canton, OH. Dallas, TX.

Phase 1 Study of INBRX-109 in Subjects With Locally Advanced or Metastatic Solid Tumors Including Sarcomas


Conditions: Adenocarcinoma, Sarcoma, Mesothelioma

Last Updated: September 30, 2020

Status: Recruiting

Locations: Scottsdale, AZ. Duarte, CA. Santa Monica, CA. Aurora, CO. Atlanta, GA. Chicago, IL. Grand Rapids, MI. Houston, TX. San Antonio, TX.

Ph 2/3 Study in Subjects With MPM to Assess ADI-PEG 20 With Pemetrexed and Cisplatin


Conditions: Mesothelioma

Last Updated: September 1, 2020

Status: Recruiting

Locations: Phoenix, AZ. Los Angeles, CA. San Francisco, CA. Tampa, FL. Chicago, IL. Baltimore, MD. Detroit, MI. Rochester, MN. New York, NY. Houston, TX. Alessandria, Alabama. Milano, Michigan.

05. Support Services

Cancer Support Services in Michigan

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

Michigan Treatment Support Services

  • Counseling & Support Groups

    • Cancer Services(Midland)

      989-835-4841

    • Diane Morgan Group(Southfield)

      248-929-5711

    • Karmanos Cancer Institute(Bay City)

      800-KARMANOS

    • Westlund Guidance Clinic(Saginaw)

      989-793-4790

  • Long-Term Housing

    • Hope Lodge(Grand Rapids)

      616-551-4060

    • Transplant House (Ann Arbor)

      734-930-0754

    • Sophia’s House(Grand Rapids)

      616-685-5700

  • Patient Transport

    • Xpress Transportation(Southfield)

      248-476-4811

    • Michigan Transportation Services(Brighton)

      517-552-1194

    • Ready Ride Gear(Byron Center)

      616-261-2400

    • The Ride Public Transportation(Ann Arbor)

      734-973-6500

  • Physical Therapy

    • Mary Freebed Rebahilitation Hospital(Grand Rapids)

      616-840-8000

    • Detroit Medical Center Rehabilitation Services(Detroit)

      313-745-1203

    • Sparrow Regional Cancer Center(Lansing)

      517-364-2287

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If you live in Michigan and have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, you have access to a number of treatment options. Conventional mesothelioma treatments available in Michigan include surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation. Beyond these conventional treatments, clinical trials may currently be recruiting pleural and peritoneal mesothelioma patients in Michigan.

We have listed top mesothelioma doctors that practice in Michigan, as well as the top cancer care centers in the state. Additionally, we have located a number of local cancer treatment support services for your convenience. Read more about health care options available in Michigan below.

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