Gastrointestinal Neuroendocrine Tumors: Find an Expert

The gastrointestinal neuroendocrine tumor team at Memorial Sloan Kettering is a multidisciplinary group of doctors that includes surgeons, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, endocrinologists, nuclear medicine specialists, interventional radiologists, radiologists, and pathologists. Our team of specialists provides comprehensive treatment for patients with neuroendocrine tumors.

Select from the list below to learn more about our neuroendocrine tumor specialists, their education, training, board certifications, current publications, and specific areas of clinical expertise.

Gastrointestinal Neuroendocrine Tumors

Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumors: Gastrointestinal Surgery

Ronald DeMatteo, MD, FACS -- Vice Chair, Department of Surgery; Head, Division of General Surgical Oncology; Acting Chief, Colorectal Service; Director, General Surgical Oncology Fellowship Program; Leslie H. Blumgart Chair in Surgery
Ronald DeMatteo
Vice Chair, Department of Surgery; Head, Division of General Surgical Oncology; Leslie H. Blumgart Chair in Surgery
Pictured: Peter Allen
Peter J. Allen
Associate Director for Clinical Programs, David M. Rubenstein Center for Pancreatic Cancer Research; Murray F. Brennan Chair in Surgery
Michael I. D'Angelica, MD
Michael I. D'Angelica
Enid A. Haupt Chair in Surgery
William R. Jarnagin, MD
William R. Jarnagin
Chief, Hepatopancreatobiliary Service; Director, Hepatobiliary Fellowship Program; Benno C. Schmidt Chair in Surgical Oncology
T. Peter Kingham, MD
T. Peter Kingham
Garrett M. Nash, MD, MPH
Garrett M. Nash
Vivian E. Strong, MD, FACS
Vivian E. Strong
Sam S. Yoon

Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumors: Medical Oncology

Leonard Saltz, MD -- Chief,, Gastrointestinal Oncology Service; Head, Colorectal Oncology Section
Leonard Saltz
Chief, Gastrointestinal Oncology Service; Head, Colorectal Oncology Section
David Paul Kelsen, MD -- Edward S. Gordon Chair in Medical Oncology
David Paul Kelsen
Edward S. Gordon Chair in Medical Oncology
Pictured: Eileen O'Reilly
Eileen M. O'Reilly
Associate Director for Clinical Research, David M. Rubenstein Center for Pancreatic Cancer Research
Diane Reidy Lagunes, MD
Diane Reidy Lagunes

Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumors: Pathology

David S. Klimstra, MD -- Chair, Department of Pathology
David S. Klimstra
Chair, Department of Pathology; James Ewing Alumni Chair of Pathology
Pictured: Carlie Sigel
Carlie Sigel
Laura H. Tang, MD, PhD
Laura H. Tang

Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumors: Endocrinology

Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumors: Nuclear Medicine

Jorge A. Carrasquillo, MD
Jorge A. Carrasquillo
Director, Targeted Radiotherapy
Neeta Pandit-Taskar, MD
Neeta Pandit-Taskar

Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors: Surgery

Pictured: Peter Allen
Peter J. Allen
Associate Director for Clinical Programs, David M. Rubenstein Center for Pancreatic Cancer Research; Murray F. Brennan Chair in Surgery
Michael I. D'Angelica, MD
Michael I. D'Angelica
Enid A. Haupt Chair in Surgery
Ronald DeMatteo, MD, FACS -- Vice Chair, Department of Surgery; Head, Division of General Surgical Oncology; Acting Chief, Colorectal Service; Director, General Surgical Oncology Fellowship Program; Leslie H. Blumgart Chair in Surgery
Ronald DeMatteo
Vice Chair, Department of Surgery; Head, Division of General Surgical Oncology; Leslie H. Blumgart Chair in Surgery
William R. Jarnagin, MD
William R. Jarnagin
Chief, Hepatopancreatobiliary Service; Director, Hepatobiliary Fellowship Program; Benno C. Schmidt Chair in Surgical Oncology
T. Peter Kingham, MD
T. Peter Kingham
Vivian E. Strong, MD, FACS
Vivian E. Strong

Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors: Medical Oncology

David Paul Kelsen, MD -- Edward S. Gordon Chair in Medical Oncology
David Paul Kelsen
Edward S. Gordon Chair in Medical Oncology
Nancy E. Kemeny, MD
Nancy E. Kemeny
Pictured: Eileen O'Reilly
Eileen M. O'Reilly
Associate Director for Clinical Research, David M. Rubenstein Center for Pancreatic Cancer Research
Diane Reidy Lagunes, MD
Diane Reidy Lagunes
Leonard Saltz, MD -- Chief,, Gastrointestinal Oncology Service; Head, Colorectal Oncology Section
Leonard Saltz
Chief, Gastrointestinal Oncology Service; Head, Colorectal Oncology Section

Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors: Pathology

Laura H. Tang, MD, PhD
Laura H. Tang
David S. Klimstra, MD -- Chair, Department of Pathology
David S. Klimstra
Chair, Department of Pathology; James Ewing Alumni Chair of Pathology
Pictured: Carlie Sigel
Carlie Sigel

Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors: Endocrinology

Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors: Nuclear Medicine

Jorge A. Carrasquillo, MD
Jorge A. Carrasquillo
Director, Targeted Radiotherapy
Neeta Pandit-Taskar, MD
Neeta Pandit-Taskar

Large Cell & Small Cell Gastrointestinal Neuroendocrine Carcinoma: Medical Oncology

David Paul Kelsen, MD -- Edward S. Gordon Chair in Medical Oncology
David Paul Kelsen
Edward S. Gordon Chair in Medical Oncology
Pictured: Eileen O'Reilly
Eileen M. O'Reilly
Associate Director for Clinical Research, David M. Rubenstein Center for Pancreatic Cancer Research
Diane Reidy Lagunes, MD
Diane Reidy Lagunes
Leonard Saltz, MD -- Chief,, Gastrointestinal Oncology Service; Head, Colorectal Oncology Section
Leonard Saltz
Chief, Gastrointestinal Oncology Service; Head, Colorectal Oncology Section

Large Cell & Small Cell Gastrointestinal Neuroendocrine Carcinoma: Pathology

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