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Massey physicians named Richmond’s “Top Docs”

VCU Massey Cancer Center Top Docs 2017 by Richmond Magazine [View Image]

VCU Massey Cancer Center physicians were again recognized in Richmond Magazine’s annual list of “Top Docs.” Featured in the magazine’s April 2017 issue, the list includes 34 doctors from varied specialties who provide oncology-related care to Massey’s patients, including 12 who care for pediatric patients in partnership with the Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU. The selections were the result of a survey that asked Richmond-area physicians who they would recommend in a range of specialties.

The following full-time Massey physicians were listed as top performers in the categories noted:

  1. Erin Alesi, Hospice Care and Palliative Care
  2. Douglas Arthur, Radiation Oncology
  3. Charles Bagwell, Pediatric Surgery
  4. Harry Bear, Oncologic Surgery and Surgery-Breast
  5. Anthony Cassano, Thoracic Surgery
  6. Weldon Chafe, Gynecologic Oncology
  7. Laurie Cuttino, Radiation Oncology
  8. Laurence DiNardo, Otolaryngology
  9. Algin Garrett, Dermatology
  10. Madhu Gowda, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
  11. R. Scott Graham, Neurosurgery
  12. Amelia Grover, Oncologic Surgery and Surgery-Breast
  13. Mary Helen Hackney, Hematology and Oncology
  14. Lance Hampton, Urology and Urologic Surgery
  15. Jeffrey H. Haynes, Pediatric Surgery 
  16. Marieka Helou, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
  17. Brian Kaplan, Oncologic Surgery
  18. Patricia Lange, Pediatric Surgery
  19. David A. Lanning, Pediatric Surgery and Pediatric Surgical Specialist
  20. Kelly Lastrapes, Pediatric Palliative and Hospice Care
  21. Daniel Luppens, Plastic/Cosmetic Surgery and Plastic/Reconstructive Surgery
  22. Gita V. Massey, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
  23. Bruce Mathern, Spine Surgery
  24. Danielle Noreika, Palliative Care
  25. Julia Nunley, Dermatology
  26. Claudio Oiticica, Pediatric Surgery
  27. Evan Reiter, Otolaryngology
  28. Matthew Schefft, Pediatric Hospitalist
  29. Rachit Shah, Thoracic Surgery
  30. R. Wesley Shepherd, Pulmonology
  31. India Y. Sisler, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
  32. Shiyu Song, Radiation Oncology
  33. Jean Teasley, Pediatric Neurology and Pediatric Palliative and Hospice
  34. Christina M. Wiedl, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology 

Written by: Massey Communications Office

Posted on: March 29, 2017

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