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Pennsylvania Mesothelioma Doctors, Cancer Centers and Treatment

Pennsylvania

People diagnosed with mesothelioma who live in Pennsylvania have access to a number of quality health care options. Conventional mesothelioma treatments available in Pennsylvania include surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation. Beyond these conventional treatments, clinical trials may currently be recruiting pleural and peritoneal mesothelioma patients in Pennsylvania.

Quickly diagnosing, staging and beginning a solid treatment plan gives one the best chance for improving life expectancy. We have listed top mesothelioma doctors that practice in Pennsylvania as well as the top cancer care centers in the state. A number of local cancer support services has been included as well for your convenience. Read more about health care options available in Pennsylvania below.

Pennsylvania Mesothelioma Statistics
  • 2,779

    Mesothelioma Deaths, 1999 - 2015

  • 523

    Asbestosis Deaths, 1999 - 2015

  • 3,302

    Total Deaths, 1999 - 2015

Find a Mesothelioma Cancer Center in Pennsylvania

Quality cancer treament services are available at the following mesothelioma cancer centers in Pennsylvania. More detailed information about each cancer center is available by clicking on the appropriate a cancer center detail link.

Cancer Treatment Centers of America, Philadelphia

Cancer Treatment Centers of America, Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

Cancer Treatment Centers of America, Philadelphia is a leading mesothelioma cancer center where some of the best doctors in the country provide quality cancer treatment for patients.

Fox Chase Cancer Center

Fox Chase Cancer Center

Philadelphia, PA

Fox Chase Cancer Center is a leading mesothelioma cancer center where some of the best doctors in the country provide quality cancer treatment for patients.

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, PA

The University of Pennsylvania Cancer Center (UPenn) Abramson Cancer Center in partnership with the Penn Lung Center offers some of the best mesothelioma cancer treatment in the country.

Penn Presbyterian Medical Center

Penn Presbyterian Medical Center

Philadelphia, PA

The Penn Presbyterian Medical Center located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is a leading lung cancer and mesothelioma treatment facility in the country.

Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center

Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center

Philadelphia, PA

Kimmel Cancer Center at Thomas Jefferson University is a leading mesothelioma cancer center where some of the best doctors in the country provide quality cancer treatment for patients.

Temple Lung Center

Temple Lung Center

Philadelphia, PA

The Temple University Hospital Cancer Center in Philadelphia, PA, is home to a specialty lung center where mesothelioma and other serious lung diseases are treated.

The Wistar Institute Cancer Center

The Wistar Institute Cancer Center

Philadelphia, PA

Wistar Institute Cancer Center ranks among the best cancer centers in the country with top mesothelioma doctors who provide state of the art cancer treatment for patients.

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

Pittsburgh, PA

UPMC Hillman Cancer Centerin Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania specializes in mesothelioma treatment for both pleural mesothelioma and peritoneal mesothelioma.

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Find a Mesothelioma Doctor in Pennsylvania

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

Rodney J. Landreneau, MD

Dr. Landreneau
Altoona, PA

Dr. Rodney J. Landreneau

Director, Thoracic Surgery

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Altoona

Cardiothoracic Surgery Department
Altoona, PA 16601
814.889.2328

Dr. Rodney J. Landreneau practices at The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center where he specializes in the treatment of thoracic diseases such as pleural mesothelioma.

Sunil Singhal, MD

Dr. Singhal
Philadelphia, PA

Dr. Sunil Singhal

Director, Thoracic Surgery Research Laboratory

Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine

Penn Thoracic Surgery Perelman
Philadelphia, PA 19104
800.789.7366

Dr. Sunil Singhal is a thoracic surgeon who specializes in lung cancer and other cancers, including mesothelioma, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Steven M. Albelda, MD

Dr. Albelda
Philadelphia, PA

Dr. Steven M. Albelda

Vice Chief & Director, Lung Research, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, PA 19104
800.789.7366

Dr. Steven Albelda has worked on clinical research programs at the University of Pennsylvania Cancer Center studying the effect of immune-gene therapies on thoracic malignancies such as mesothelioma.

Joel D. Cooper, MD

Dr. Cooper
Philadelphia, PA

Dr. Joel D. Cooper

Thoracic Surgeon

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Perelman School of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA 19104
215.662.2022

Dr. Joel Cooper is Chief of the Division of Thoracic Surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA specializing in general thoracic surgery and treating mesothelioma.

Cherie P. Erkmen, MD

Dr. Erkmen
Philadelphia, PA

Dr. Cherie P. Erkmen

Thoracic Surgeon & Director, Lung Cancer Screening Program

Temple Lung Center

Temple University Hospital
Philadelphia, PA 19140
800.836.7536

Dr. Cherie P. Erkmen, thoracic surgeon in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, specializes in the treatment of mesothelioma and other pleural diseases.

Larry R. Kaiser, MD

Dr. Kaiser
Philadelphia, PA

Dr. Larry R. Kaiser

Thoracic Surgeon; President & CEO, Temple University Health System

Temple Lung Center

Temple University Hospital
Philadelphia, PA 19140
800.836.7536

Dr. Larry Kaiser is a cardiothoracic surgeon at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania specializing in the treatment of mesothelioma cancer.

David L. Bartlett, MD

Dr. Bartlett
Pittsburgh, PA

Dr. David L. Bartlett

Director, Multidisciplinary Disease Site Clinical and Research Programs for UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

Division of Surgical Oncology
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
412.692.2852

Dr. David Bartlett practices at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center where he specializes in treating peritoneal mesothelioma and other diseases affecting the abdominal cavity.

Neil A. Christie, MD

Dr. Christie
Pittsburgh, PA

Dr. Neil A. Christie

Cardiothoracic Surgeon

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
412.623.2025

Dr. Neil Christie is a thoracic surgeon at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center where he focuses on minimally invasive procedures for patients suffering with lung cancer and mesothelioma.

James D. Luketich, MD

Dr. Luketich
Pittsburgh, PA

Dr. James D. Luketich

Director, Thoracic Surgical Oncology Program & Co-Director, Lung Cancer Center

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

Mesothelioma Specialty Care Center of UPMC Cancer Centers
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
412.647.7555

Dr. James Luketich practices at The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center where he specializes in treating pleural mesothelioma and other thoracic diseases.

James Pingpank, MD

Dr. Pingpank
Pittsburgh, PA

Dr. James Pingpank

Surgical Oncologist

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

Division of Surgical Oncology
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
412.692.2852

Dr. James Pingpank is a surgical oncologist at The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center specializing in the treatment of peritoneal mesothelioma and other diseases affecting the abdomen.

Antoinette Wozniak, MD

Dr. Wozniak
Pittsburgh, PA

Dr. Antoinette Wozniak

Thoracic Medical Oncologist

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

Division of Hematology/Oncology
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
412.692.4724

Dr. Antoinette Wozniak is a medical oncologist at the Hillman Cancer Center in Pittsburgh, PA. There she leads the Hillman Cancer Center's Lung Cancer Disease team.

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Mesothelioma patients sometimes will travel long distances to meet with top mesothelioma doctors and thoracic surgeons across the country. These experts will usually focus on a particular mesothelioma type within their practice.

Top Pleural Mesothelioma Doctors in the Country
Raja M. Flores, MD

Raja M. Flores, MD

Chair, Department of Thoracic Surgery Map Marker Mount Sinai Medical Center
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Robert B. Cameron, MD

Robert B. Cameron, MD

Thoracic Surgeon & Director, Comprehensive Mesothelioma Program Map Marker University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) Medical Center
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Mesothelioma Clinical Trials in Pennsylvania

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

Find Cancer Support Services in Pennsylvania

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

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Lawyer for Mesothelioma Victims and Their Families

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