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Lung and Thoracic Cancers

Our Thoracic Cancer Conference meets twice a month to evaluate new cases, including all lung cancers. Physicians present patients who have suspicious lung nodules or masses to discuss the best way to diagnose the problem. Together the following team of specialists decides on the best diagnostic approach and treatment:

PULMONOLOGISTS
Interventional Pulmonology Center / USC Pulmonology

Palmetto Pulmonary

SURGEONS
Carolina Cardiac Surgery Associates

PATHOLOGISTS
Professional Pathology Services

RADIOLOGISTS
Pitts Radiology

MEDICAL ONCOLOGISTS
South Carolina Oncology Associates

RADIATION ONCOLOGISTS
South Carolina Oncology Associates

The list of providers above includes the physicians who regularly participate in multidisciplinary Thoracic Cancer Conferences.

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