Section of Hematology/Oncology

 
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Physician Practice Site(s) Clinical Practice Interests

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Brian Boulmay, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine

Director of Hematology/Oncology Fellowship

University Medical Center New Orleans
2000 Canal St. Patient Tower 1 Floor 1
New Orleans, LA 70112
Ph: (504) 702-5700
Fax: (504) 702-3195

Sees patients Mondays & Thursdays

Head and neck cancer

Lung cancer

Brain tumors

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Rajasree Pia Chowdry, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

University Medical Center New Orleans
2000 Canal St. Patient Tower 1 Floor 1
New Orleans, LA 70112
Ph: (504) 702-5700
Fax: (504) 702-3195

See patients Tuesdays

St. Charles Avenue LSU Healthcare Network
3700 St. Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70115 
Ph: (504) 412-1366
Fax: (504) 412-1367

Sees patients Wednesdays AM

Lallie Kemp Medical Center
52579 US-51
Independence, LA 70443
Ph: (985) 878-9421

Sees patients Fridays

Genitourinary cancer

Lung cancer

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

University Medical Center New Orleans
2000 Canal St. Patient Tower 1 Floor 1
New Orleans, LA 70112
Ph: (504) 702-5700
Fax: (504) 702-3195

See patients Thursdays

St. Charles Avenue LSU Healthcare Network
3700 St. Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70115 
Ph: (504) 412-1366
Fax: (504) 412-1367

Sees patients Wednesdays

Breast and gynecological malignancies

HIV malignancies: Webpage link

 

2016%203:41:14%20PM Agustin Garcia, MD

Professor of Clinical Medicine

Section Chief of Hematology/Oncology

University Medical Center New Orleans
2000 Canal St. Patient Tower 1 Floor 1
New Orleans, LA 70112
Ph: (504) 702-5700
Fax: (504) 702-3195

Sees patients Fridays

Breast and gynecological malignancies

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Suki Subbiah, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

University Medical Center New Orleans
2000 Canal St. Patient Tower 1 Floor 1
New Orleans, LA 70112
Ph: (504) 702-5700
Fax: (504) 702-3195

Sees patients Tuesdays PM

St. Charles Avenue LSU Healthcare Network
3700 St. Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70115 
Ph: (504) 412-1366
Fax: (504) 412-1367

Sees patients Thursdays PM

Hematology

HIV malignancies: Webpage link

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Thomas Reske, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

University Medical Center New Orleans
2000 Canal St. Patient Tower 1 Floor 1
New Orleans, LA 70112
Ph: (504) 702-5700
Fax: (504) 702-3195

Sees patients Thursdays

St. Charles Avenue LSU Healthcare Network
3700 St. Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70115 
Ph: (504) 412-1366
Fax: (504) 412-1367

Sees patients Thursdays

Geriatric oncology

Click here for information on the Geriatric Oncology Program

HIV malignancies: Webpage link

GI Malignancies

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Perry Rigby, MD

Professor of Medicine

University Medical Center New Orleans
2000 Canal St. Patient Tower 1 Floor 1
New Orleans, LA 70112
Ph: (504) 702-5700
Fax: (504) 702-3195

Sees patients on Thursdays

 

Our Board Certified Hematologists/Oncologists specialize in the care of patients with cancer and blood disorders. Opportunities for participation in clinical trials provide access to the latest advances in cancer treatment.

 

Clinical services include:

  • Diagnosis and treatment of:
  • Solid tumors
  • Malignancies of the blood
  • Other blood disorders
  • Access to clinical trials through the Stanley S. Scott Cancer Center
  • Infusion services
  • Consultation services

 

Areas of particular strength among our physicians include:

  • Brain tumors
  • Breast cancer
  • Head and neck cancers
  • Lung cancer
  • Genitourinary malignancies, including bladder cancer, kidney cancer, prostate cancer, and penile cancer
  • Hormone-related tumors of the prostate and breast
  • Gynecological malignancies
  • Gastrointestinal malignancies
  • Thoracic malignancies
  • Carcinoid tumors
  • Aerodigestive tumors
     

Geriatric Oncology Program

The Section of Hematology/Oncology offers a Geriatric Oncology program for elderly cancer patients. A comprehensive multidisciplinary program, the Geriatric Oncology program enhances existing Oncology services by creating a setting specifically designed to address the unique needs of older cancer patients and their families under the direction of a team providing clinical expertise and research in the area of geriatric oncology. Led by Dr. Thomas Reske, the Geriatric Oncology program offers this patient population a comprehensive assessment to address their treatment plan using innovative assessments tools, with a goal of identifying appropriate level of treatment based on latest literature and research, reducing unnecessary tests and hospital stays, and providing support services to patients and families. The program aims to improve the quality of life for patients and caregivers. The Geriatric Oncology Clinic is located at the St. Charles Avenue LSU Healthcare Network campus at 3700 St. Charles Ave.

Neuroendocrine Tumor Program

The Neuroendocrine Program at Ochsner Medical Center – Kenner specializes in the diagnosis and management of all forms of neuroendocrine tumors, of which carcinoid are the most common. The program is an affiliation between Louisiana State University Health Science Center and Ochsner Medical Center. For more information on the Neuroendocrine Tumor Program, please visit: http://www.ochsner.org/programs/neuroendocrine_tumor_program/