We welcome patient referrals; physicians can refer patients directly to a specific physician listed below or to our new Pancreas Multidisciplinary Cancer Clinic. In addition, we have comprehensive pathology expertise and welcome surgical pathology and cytopathology case referrals.

Please call 410-933-PANC (7262) to make an appointment or inquire about physicians.

Our team has extensive experience treating pancreatic cancer.

Medical Oncology

To contact the Oncology department, please call 410-955-8964.

Dan Laheru

Dan A. Laheru, M.D.

Dr. Laheru currently serves as an Associate Professor of Oncology at the Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Dr. Laheru specializes in gastrointestinal oncology with a specific focus in pancreatic cancer. His clinical research interests are in developing and testing new therapies for the treatment of pancreatic cancer. He has developed a cli... Keep Reading >>

Dung Le

Dung Le, M.D.

Dung Le, M.D. is an associate professor of oncology at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and member of the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center. Her research interests include novel approaches to patients with gastrointestinal malignancies. She has served as the principal investigator (PI) on many clinical trials focused on testing immunotherapy in patients with gastrointestinal mal... Keep Reading >>

Lei Zheng

Lei Zheng, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Lei Zheng is an oncologist in Baltimore, caring for patients with conditions such as pancreatic cancer and gastrointestinal cancers. Regarded as one of the world’s top clinical specialists in pancreatic cancer, Dr. Zheng receives referrals from around the world.

He is an internationally recognized expert in the tumor microenvironment of pancreatic cancer and in mouse models of pancr... Keep Reading >>

Ross Donehower

Ross C. Donehower, M.D.

Ross C. Donehower, M.D. (specialty, Medical Oncology) is Director of the Division of Medical Oncology at The Johns Hopkins Oncology Center, Director of the Medical Oncology Fellowship Training Program, and Professor of Oncology at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. The author of over 100 publications, Dr. Donehower's research focus concerns the pharmacology of chemotherapeutic dru... Keep Reading >>

Elizabeth Jaffee

Elizabeth M. Jaffee, M.D.

Dr. Elizabeth Jaffee is a Professor of Oncology, Immunology, Pathology, and Cellular and Molecular Medicine. She has been developing new vaccine therapies for the treatment of cancer since 1990. Dr. Elizabeth Jaffee is a Professor of Oncology, Immunology, Pathology, and Cellular and Molecular Medicine. She has been developing new vaccine therapies for the treatment of cancer since 1990.

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Surgery

To contact the Surgery department, please call 443-997-1508.

Richard Burkhart

Richard Burkhart, M.D.

Dr. Richard Burkhart is an Assistant Professor of Surgery at The Johns Hopkins Hospital with a focus on complex minimally-invasive surgery and research for cancers of the pancreas, liver and bile ducts. Dr. Burkhart received his medical degree from Boston University and completed his surgical residency and a research fellowship at the Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia. He is ... Keep Reading >>

William Burns

William Burns, M.D.

Dr. William Burns is an Assistant Professor of Surgery at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and a hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgeon within the Division of Surgical Oncology at Johns Hopkins. Dr. Burns received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and was awarded a research training fellowship by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. He completed an internsh... Keep Reading >>

Jin He M.D., Ph.D.

Jin He, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Jin He is Associate Professor of Surgery at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He is a surgical oncologist specializing in the treatment of cancers and diseases of the liver, gallbladder, biliary system, pancreas, and stomach. He performs open as well as minimally invasive (robotic and laparoscopic) surgery, including the Whipple procedure.

Dr. He is actively involved i... Keep Reading >>

Kelly Jeanne Lafaro, M.D., M.P.H.

Kelly Lafaro, M.D., M.P.H.

Dr. Kelly Lafaro is Assistant Professor of Surgery at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine within the Division of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery. She is a board-certified general surgeon and surgical oncologist. Dr. Lafaro received her medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine and completed her residency at New York-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical... Keep Reading >>

Christopher Shubert, M.D., M.H.A.

Christopher Shubert, M.D., M.H.A.

Dr. Christopher Shubert is Assistant Professor of Surgery. He is a board-certified general surgeon with specialty training and interests in hepato-pancreato-biliary (HPB) surgery. He is part of the HPB Program at Johns Hopkins. Dr. Shubert earned his medical degree from the University of Alabama School of Medicine and completed his general surgery residency at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn... Keep Reading >>

John Cameron

John Cameron, M.D.

Dr. John L. Cameron is the Alfred Blalock Distinguished Service Professor of Surgery at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. For nineteen years he served as the Chief of Surgery at The Johns Hopkins Hospital. Dr. Cameron obtained his undergraduate degree from Harvard University in 1958, and his medical degree from The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in 1962. All of his t... Keep Reading >>

Martin Makary

Martin A. Makary, M.D., M.P.H

Dr. Makary specializes in laparoscopic pancreas surgery and directs the Laparoscopic Pancreas Surgery Program at Johns Hopkins. Dr. Makary is the Mark Ravitch Chair in Gastrointestinal Surgery and an active researcher in both minimally-invasive surgery and health services research.

He completed his education at Bucknell College, Thomas Jefferson University, and Harvard University and his... Keep Reading >>

Radiation Oncology

To contact the Radiation Oncology department, please call 410-502-8000.

Amol Kumar Narang

Amol Kumar Narang, M.D.

Dr. Narang is an Instructor in the Johns Hopkins Department of Radiation Oncology & Molecular Sciences. A former chief resident in the department, Dr. Narang now specializes in radiation treatment for gastrointestinal malignancies, including pancreatic cancer, colorectal cancer, hepatobiliary malignancies, and gastric cancer. Dr. Narang has an interest in expanding multi-disciplinary care f... Keep Reading >>

Jeffrey Meyer

Jeffrey Meyer, M.D., M.S.

As an Associate Professor and Director of the Gastrointestinal Program in the Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Dr. Meyer's clinical and research focus is on the treatment of gastrointestinal cancers, including rectal, anal, esophageal, pancreatic, and liver malignancies. He is also leading the effort to establish a liver ... Keep Reading >>

Fariba Asrari

Fariba Asrari, M.D.

Dr. Fariba Asrari is the director of Johns Hopkins Breast Center at Green Spring Station. She received her medical degree with honors from Shiraz Medical School in Iran and completed Internal medicine residency training at affiliated Hospitals of University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. She then completed her second residency training in Radiation Oncology at Hahnemann university in Philadel... Keep Reading >>

Pathology

Ralph Hruban, M.D.

Ralph Hruban, M.D.

Ralph H. Hruban is the Baxley Professor and Director of Pathology, and Professor of Oncology at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He received his Doctor of Medicine from The Johns Hopkins University. He continued at Johns Hopkins for his residency training, spent one year as a fellow at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, and then returned to Johns Hopkins to join... Keep Reading >>

Elizabeth Thompson. M.D., Ph.D.

Elizabeth Thompson, M.D., Ph.D.

Elizabeth Thompson, M.D., Ph.D, was born and raised in Galveston, Texas, and graduated from the College of William and Mary with a B.S. in biology. She then earned her M.D. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Virginia where her thesis work focused on CD8 T cell responses to melanoma and differences in the tumor immune microenvironment based on tumor location. Dr. Thompson completed her pat... Keep Reading >>

Syed Ali, M.B.B.S., M.D.

Syed Ali, M.B.B.S., M.D.

Dr. Syed Zulfiqar Ali is a professor of pathology and an associate professor of radiology and radiological science at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He serves as director of the Division of Cytopathology and as director of the Cytopathology Fellowship Training Program. His research interests address diagnostic issues and prognostic factors of clinicopathologic analyses, primar... Keep Reading >>

Screening

Marcia Mimi Canto

Marcia (Mimi) Canto, M.D., M.H.S.

Marcia (Mimi) Canto, M.D., M.H.S. is an Associate Professor of Medicine and Oncology at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. She is also the Director of Endoscopy at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. Dr. Canto received her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of the Philippines in Manila in 1981 (summa cum laude). She received her Doctor of Medicine degree in 1985 from the Unive... Keep Reading >>

Michael Goggins, M.B.B.Ch., M.D.

Michael Goggins, M.B.B.Ch., M.D.

Dr. Michael G. Goggins is a professor of pathology, medicine and oncology at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He serves as director of the Pancreatic Cancer Early Detection Laboratory and is an attending physician in medicine in the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at The Johns Hopkins Hospital, as well as a molecular biologist.

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Diagnostic Imaging

Elliot Fishman

Elliot Fishman, M.D.

Dr. Elliot K. Fishman received his bachelor's degree in 1973 and his medical degree in 1977 from the University of Maryland. After a residency at Sinai Hospital in Baltimore, Dr. Fishman completed a Fellowship in Computed Tomography in 1980 at Johns Hopkins Hospital and joined The Russell H. Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science at Johns Hopkins in 1981 as an Assistant Profess... Keep Reading >>

Karen Horton

Karen M. Horton, M.D.

Dr. Horton earned her medical degree and completed her clinical training in Radiology at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. She is currently Professor of Radiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Director of the Cross Sectional Imaging Fellowship, Department of Radiology, Johns Hopkins Hospital. Dr. Horton has co-authored numerous articles on computed tomography, ... Keep Reading >>

Satomi Kawamoto, M.D.

Satomi Kawamoto, M.D.

Dr. Satomi Kawamoto is an Associate Professor in the Johns Hopkins Medicine Department of Radiology and Radiological Science. She specializes in computed tomography (CT), ultrasound, and image-guided biopsy.

Dr. Kawamoto received her M.D. from Gunma University in Gunma, Japan, and subsequently completed two residencies, one in internal medicine at St. Luke’s International Hospital in Tok... Keep Reading >>

Atif Zaheer

Atif Zaheer, M.D.

Dr. Atif Zaheer is an Associate Professor of Radiology and Radiological Science y at the Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Zaheer attended medical school at the Aga Khan University. This was followed by a radiology residency at the Beth Israel Medical Center/Harvard Medical School in diagnostic radiology and a fellowship in abdominal imaging and intervention at the Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harv... Keep Reading >>

Pain Management

Michael Erdek

Michael A. Erdek, M.D.

Dr. Erdek is Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine and Oncology at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He is director of the Chronic Inpatient Pain Service and director of Quality Improvement for the Division of Pain Medicine.

Dr. Erdek received his undergraduate medical education at the University of Pennsylvania, where he was a Walter Lewis Croll... Keep Reading >>

Nurse Clinician

Lindsay Parish

Lindsay Parish, Senior Medical Office Coordinator

Pancreas Multisciplinary Clinic
201 North Broadway, Room 8183
Baltimore, MD 21231
Phone: 410 614-6830
Fax: 443-287-7904