Expert Care, Personal Attention
Our multidisciplinary team of medical experts is highly trained in the
diagnosis and treatment of lung cancer. Our team is focuses on the individual
needs of our patients and their families, and we are committed to delivering
extraordinary clinical care with
leading edge technology in a personalized and supportive environment.
Contact us for more information at (626) 397-2524. The Huntington Hospital
Lung Cancer Program is located in the
Cancer Center at the Huntington Pavilion. To learn about low- or no-cost lung cancer screenings, visit
Meet Your Care Team
Our specialized team is led by Medical Director
Dr. Robbin Cohen. Many of our staff are associated with university medical centers and
prestigious institutions such as City of Hope, USC/Norris Comprehensive
Cancer Center and Hospital, and UCLA Medical Center.
Our association with these organizations ensures patients are receiving
the highest level of quality treatment and the most sophisticated medical
You may have the following on your team:
Thoracic Surgeon: A physician who specializes in the diagnosis and surgical treatment of
cancer and other diseases of the chest.
Medical Oncologist: A Physician who treats cancer with use of medications and chemotherapy agents.
Radiation Oncologist: A Physician who treats cancer with use of radiation therapy.
Pulmonologist: A Physician who specializes in the evaluation and treatment of lung problems.
Radiologist: A Physician who uses radiographic imaging in cancer diagnosis. This includes
X-rays, CT scans, MRI, and PET scans.
Pathologist: A Physician who analysis tissues removed by biopsy or surgery in order
to diagnose and stage cancer and other diseases.
RN Navigator: A Registered Nurse who assists patients and their families by offering
education, support and coordination of services in the process of diagnosis
and treatment of cancer.
Symptom Management Care Coordinator: A Registered Nurse who manages symptoms associated with disease and treatment
Research Nurse: A Registered Nurse who administers and provides nursing care to participants
involved in clinical trials.
Social Worker: A licensed professional available to assist patients and families with
supportive counseling, and community resources.
Registered Dietitian: Coordinates a nutritional plan on individual basis according to specific