Lung Cancer Specialists

As San Diego’s only academic medical center, we have world-renowned specialists who take advantage of technologies and therapies not available elsewhere in the region. When you become a patient at the UC San Diego Health, your care is provided by a multidisciplinary team that includes medical oncologists, pulmonologists, surgeons, radiation oncologists, interventional radiologists, and pathologists who all specialize in lung cancers.  

Medical Oncology

Lyudmila A. Bazhenova, MD

Kathryn A. Gold, MD

Hatim Husain, MD

Scott Lippman, MD

William Mitchell, MD

Sandip P. Patel, MD

Surgical Oncology

Patricia Thistlewaite, MD

Anthony Perricone, MD


Marisa Magaña, MD

Samir Makani, MD

Endoscopic Ultrasound

Thomas Savides, MD


Steven Rose, MD

Radiation Oncology

Ajay Sandhu, MD

Parag Sanghvi, MD


Gracy Y. Lin, MD, PhD