Thoracic Cancer Clinic

The Thoracic Cancer Clinic assembles a team to provide care to our patients diagnosed with esophageal (and other thoracic) cancers. The team is staffed by:

Our Location

U-M Comprehensive Cancer Center
1500 East Medical Center Drive
Floor B1, Room 363, Reception: E
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5912

Map and Driving Directions

B1 Floor Map

Parking Information

  • thoracic surgeons
  • medical and radiation oncologists
  • pulmonologists
  • gastroenterologists
  • radiologists
  • pathologists
  • nurses
  • physicians assistants

all dedicated to providing patients with the best possible care.

The Clinic offers patients:

  • review of medical records prior to each appointment to facilitate an efficient and cost-effective visit
  • multidisciplinary coordinated clinic care in which additional tests and appropriate consultations are scheduled on the same day whenever possible
  • the expertise of the Multidisciplinary Thoracic Tumor Board for consensus treatment decisions
  • comprehensive patient education materials
  • an opportunity to meet with a health educator or dietitian to discuss concerns or special needs
  • access to support groups
  • reports to referring physicians within 48 hours of the visit

Support for our patients and their families

We understand the stress and confusion a cancer diagnosis can cause. Counseling and emotional support are integral parts of the Comprehensive Cancer Center. Our support programs include patient education and support groups, a Symptom Management Clinic and many more. Please take time to visit the Patient Support Services area of this website. We outline the services available to our patients at every point in their care.

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