Endocrine Cancer Care Team
Referring physicians throughout the U.S. turn to the endocrine oncology specialists at Moffitt Cancer Center – one of the largest cancer centers in the nation by patient volume and an established leader in treatment and clinical research. Our renowned Head and Neck-Endocrine Oncology Program serves patients with cancers that affect the thyroid, adrenal and pituitary glands as well as other endocrine organs. Working hand in hand using pathwaydriven guidelines, our specialists collaborate to create an individualized treatment plan for every patient. We believe that this level of individualization, combined with our advanced therapies and well-rounded care, leads directly to more positive outcomes and enhanced quality of life for our patients.
Moffitt’s endocrine cancer treatment team
Moffitt takes a multispecialty approach to endocrine cancer evaluation and treatment that leverages the expertise of professionals who focus exclusively on these types of malignancies. In one location, Moffitt’s patients can receive coordinated treatment and care from:
- Medical oncologists
- Radiation oncologists
- Head and neck surgeons
- Surgical oncologists
- Supportive care professionals
Led by department chair Christine Chung, MD and program leader Julie Hallanger-Johnson, MD, Moffitt’s endocrine oncology specialists possess a unique level of experience treating even the most uncommon and complex cancers. These physicians utilize the latest advances in treatment, such as organ preservation therapy, cryotherapy, stereotactic radiation therapy, microvascular reconstructive techniques and minimally invasive surgery. Our patients also have opportunities to participate in our robust clinical trials program, which allows participants to benefit from emerging treatments before those options are made widely available.
Endocrine oncology information for referring physicians
To refer a patient to Moffitt’s endocrine oncology specialists, please complete an online form or contact a physician liaison for assistance or support. We know every day counts for cancer patients, which is why we strive to respond to all referrals within one business day.