Program Members

Aslanian, Harry Robert

Clinical Interests:Pancreatic and biliary disease; Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), including fine needle aspiration (FNA); Intestinal submucosal lesions; Endoscopic diagnosis, staging and therapy of gastrointestinal malignancy including Esophageal, pancreatic and rectal cancer, EUS-guided celiac plexus block and neurolysis; Evaluation of pancreatic cysts; Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP): Therapeutic and interventional endoscopy; Esophageal, duodenal and biliary stent placement; Gastrointestinal bleeding including treatment of GAVE; Endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR), Colonoscopy and polypectomy; Radiofrequency ablation of Barrett's esophagus with dysplasia

  • Appt:(203) 200-5083

Boffa, Daniel J.

Clinical Interests:Esophageal cancer; lung cancer; achalasia; gastroesophageal reflux disease; hiatal hernias; esophageal diverticulum; minimally invasive surgery; hyperhidrosis

  • Appt:(203) 200-5864

Cheng, David W.

Clinical Interests:Positron Emission Tomography (PET) imaging (including oncology and benign conditions); general nuclear medicine studies, including bone, gallium, leukocyte, Meta-Iodo-Benzyl-Guanidine (MIBG), octreotide, liver-spleen, renal, brain perfusion, lung ventilation and perfusion, GI bleed, Hydroxy Iminodiacetic Acid (HIDA), thyroid disease and cancer diagnostic studies; radioisotope therapies, including radioiodine for thyroid cancer, zevalin, samarium and octreotide

  • Office:(203) 200-5180
  • Appt:(203) 200-5610

Curtis, Anne Mcbride

Clinical Interests:Imaging of the lungs and thorax; needle biopsies of the lung; benign and malignant diseases of the lung, particularly tuberculosis and HIV infection; neoplastic diseases; occupational lung disease; lung cancer; certified B reader for National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)

  • Office:(203) 200-5180
  • Appt:(203) 200-5864

Davies, Marianne J

Clinical Interests:Melanoma; renal cell cancer; symptom management; survivorship; clinical research; skin SPORE

  • Office:(203) 785-7236
  • Appt:(203) 200-2328

Decker, Roy

Clinical Interests:Head & Neck Cancer; Lung Cancer; Stereotactic Body Radiosurgery

  • Office:(203) 737-2758
  • Appt:(203) 200-5864

Detterbeck, Frank C

Clinical Interests:Thoracic oncology including: lung cancer, lung metastases, esophageal cancer, thymoma, mediastinal tumors, chest wall tumors, Pancoast tumors, mesothelioma, sarcoma; chest surgery including benign conditions; minimally invasive surgery for thoracic procedures

  • Appt:(203) 200-5864

Doddamane, Indukala

Clinical Interests:Various diagnostic and therapeutic applications of single photon imaging and positron imaging including radio-targeted immunotherapy, radiotherapy for benign and malignant thyroid diseases, bone pain palliation using radiopharmaceuticals

  • Office:(203) 200-5180
  • Appt:(203) 200-5864

Farrell, James J

Clinical Interests:ENDOSCOPIC PROCEDURES:Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS) including fine needle aspiration, fine needle core biopsy, fine needle tatooing and EUS-guided celiac plexus block and neurolysis. Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) including stone removal and stent placement, and cholangioscopy/pancreatoscopy. Therapeutic and Interventional endoscopy including esophageal, duodenal colon and biliary stent placement; Endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR), Complex Colonoscopy and polypectomy; Radiofrequency ablation of Barrett's esophagus with dysplasia Endoscopic ampullectomy and pancreatic pseudocyst drainage Endoscopic diagnosis, staging and therapy of gastrointestinal malignancy including esophageal, stomach, pancreatic, ampullary, and rectal cancer Gastrointestinal bleeding including treatment of GAVE (Watermelon Stomach) DISEASES:Pancreatic Diseases including pancreatic cysts ( including pancreatic cystic neoplasms and pseudocysts), pancreatic cancer, pancreatic endocrine neoplasms, and pancreatitis (acute, chronic, autoimmune, hereditary) Biliary Tract Disease including bile duct stones, biliary stricture, and malignant biliary obstruction. Intestinal submucosal lesions including leiomyoma and GIST; Esophageal, stomach, pancreatic, bile duct, colon, and rectal cancer. High Risk Family Cancer Screening: Hereditary Gastric Cancer, Hereditary Pancreatic Cancer, Hereditary Colon Cancer. Barrett's Esophagus including dysplasia and early mucosal cancer.

  • Office:(203) 785-6228
  • Lab:(203) 200-5083
  • Appt:(203) 200-5083

Finan, Mary Elizabeth

  • Appt:(203) 200-5864

Gettinger, Scott Nicholas

Clinical Interests:Lung cancer; mesothelioma; thymoma; head and neck cancer; thyroid cancer; mediastinal and chest wall tumors

  • Appt:(203) 200-5864

Goldberg, Sarah B

Clinical Interests:Lung Cancer; Thoracic Oncology; Personalized Medicine

  • Office:(203) 785-7564
  • Appt:(203) 200-5864

Herbst, Roy S.

Clinical Interests:Lung cancer; Thoracic Oncology; Personalized Cancer Medicine; Clinical Trials for Lung cancer; Tumor profiling; Tumor biomakers

  • Office:(203) 785-6879
  • Appt:(203) 200-5864

Homer, Robert J

Clinical Interests:Lung pathology; immunopathology

  • Office:(203) 932-5711 x3319

Kim, Anthony W

Clinical Interests:Cancer of the lung and esophagus; chest wall tumors; mediastinal tumors; thymomas

  • Appt:(203) 200-5864

Lilenbaum, Rogerio C.

Clinical Interests:lung cancer; lung cancer treatment in older patients

  • Office:(203) 200-2094
  • Appt:(203) 200-5864

Lynch, Thomas James

Clinical Interests:Targeted Cancer Therapy; Thoracic Oncology; EGFR positive lung cancer treatment; Clinical Trials for lung cancer

  • Appt:(203) 200-5864

Matthay, Richard Alexander

Clinical Interests:Lung cancer; chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; interstitial lung disease; sarcoidosis; connective tissue (collagen vascular) diseases involving the lungs; pulmonary vascular diseases including pulmonary hypertension

  • Office:(203) 785-4196
  • Appt:(203) 785-4198

Michaud, Gaetane Celine

Clinical Interests:Lung cancer; thoracic oncology; interventional bronchoscopy (EBUS, EMN); airway stenting; malignant airway obstruction; pleural disease; COPD; emphysema; tracheobronchomalacia; pulmonary alveolar proteinosis; bronchial thermoplasty

  • Office:(203) 737-5699
  • Appt:(203) 737-5699

Puchalski, Jonathan Thomas

Clinical Interests:Interventional pulmonology; airway stents, laser therapy or airway tumor treatment; Endobronchial Ultrasound (EBUS); confocal microscopy for the lungs; electromagnetic navigational bronchoscopy; bronchoscopy; pleural disease; Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis (PAP); pediatric bronchoscopy

  • Office:(203) 737-5699
  • Appt:(203) 688-5864

Rubinowitz, Ami N

Clinical Interests:Thoracic imaging; chest radiology; Computed Tomography (CT); diseases of the aorta; pleural diseases; interstitial lung disease; lung cancer; bronchiectasis; diseases of the small and large airways; mediastinal masses

  • Office:(203) 200-5180
  • Appt:(203) 200-5864

Tanoue, Lynn

Clinical Interests:Pulmonary disease; lung cancer; sarcoidosis; tuberculosis; thoracic cancer

  • Appt:(203) 200-5864