Stomach (Gastric) Cancer: Find a Stomach Cancer Expert

Memorial Sloan Kettering’s stomach cancer experts, among the most experienced in the nation, work as a team and in collaboration with you to design a treatment plan.

Select from the list below to learn more about our doctors, as well as their education, training, board certifications, publications, and specific areas of clinical expertise.

Surgery

Murray F. Brennan, MD, FACS -- Vice President for International Programs; Benno C. Schmidt Chair in Clinical Oncology
Murray F. Brennan
Vice President for International Programs; Benno C. Schmidt Chair in Clinical Oncology; Director, The Bobst International Center
Daniel G. Coit, MD, FACS
Daniel G. Coit
Vivian E. Strong, MD, FACS
Vivian E. Strong
Sam S. Yoon

Gastroenterology and Preventive Oncology

Robert C. Kurtz, MD -- Chief, Gastroenterology and Nutrition Service
Robert C. Kurtz
Chief, Gastroenterology and Nutrition Service
Hans Gerdes, MD
Hans Gerdes
Arnold J. Markowitz, MD
Arnold J. Markowitz
Pictured: Mark A. Schattner, MD, FACP, CNSP
Mark A. Schattner
Moshe Shike, MD
Moshe Shike
Sidney J. Winawer, MD -- Paul Sherlock Chair
Sidney J. Winawer
Paul Sherlock Chair

Medical Oncology

Radiation Therapy

Minimally Invasive Surgery

Social Work

Nursing

Nurses play an important role in caring for patients at Memorial Sloan Kettering and are often the members of the treatment team with whom you will have the most contact. Your nurses bring extraordinary knowledge, experience, and expertise to your care because they specialize in helping people with your particular type of cancer. Your nurses will help you through your experience at Memorial Sloan Kettering whether you are being treated in the hospital or as an outpatient.

Nurses at Memorial Sloan Kettering collaborate with doctors and other members of your patient care team to develop a treatment plan that is right for you. The nurses on your team provide a range of services — administering therapies, monitoring your treatment and watching out for side effects, educating you and your family about what to expect during treatment, and offering emotional support. Nurses also help coordinate your appointments, communicate important information to various members of your patient care team, and keep track of other details related to your treatment. Nurses at Memorial Sloan Kettering maintain a patient-centered focus, placing your needs and preferences first.