A lung cancer diagnosis can turn your world upside down. That’s why Tulane Cancer Center has a team of experts in thoracic and lung cancer standing by to help you navigate through your diagnosis and treatment.
With expert medical, radiation and surgical oncologists, pulmonologists, thoracic surgeons, oncology nurses, and pulmonary rehabilitation therapists, you’ll have the knowledge and support of a specialized team.
Our goal is to provide world-class lung cancer care through state-of-the-art diagnostics, individualized treatment plans, and oncology services.
Early stage lung cancer may have few or no symptoms which is why those at higher risk should consider being screened for lung cancer. If you’re over 55 years old and are a current – or used to be a – smoker, talk to your doctor about getting a low-dose CT lung screening.
If you’ve been diagnosed with lung cancer, our team of experts are will create a plan of care specific to your needs and get you on the path to recovery quickly. That plan could include surgery, chemotherapy or radiation.
Tulane Cancer Center is located at Tulane Medical Center in downtown New Orleans. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call the clinic coordinator at (504) 988-6300.