Testicular Cancer (Germ Cell Tumors): Find a Testicular Cancer Expert

Experts on Memorial Sloan Kettering’s testicular cancer treatment team have extensive knowledge and expertise in caring for men with testicular cancer. Studies have shown that men with advanced testicular cancer have better outcomes at centers that treat more patients. Each year, our testicular cancer team provides care to nearly 300 men, and our urologic surgeons also perform more than 200 testicular cancer procedures each year.

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

Surgery, Adult

Joel Sheinfeld, MD -- Deputy Chief, Urology Service; William G. Cahan Chair in Surgery
Joel Sheinfeld
Deputy Chief, Urology Service; William G. Cahan Chair in Surgery
Brett S. Carver, MD
Brett S. Carver

Surgery, Pediatric

Michael P. La Quaglia
Chief, Pediatric Surgical Service; Joseph H. Burchenal Chair in Pediatrics

Medical Oncology

George J. Bosl, MD -- Chair, Department of Medicine; Patrick M. Byrne Chair in Clinical Oncology
George J. Bosl
Chair, Department of Medicine; Patrick M. Byrne Chair in Clinical Oncology
Pictued: Jahan Aghalar
Jahan Aghalar
Dean F. Bajorin, MD
Dean F. Bajorin
Darren R. Feldman, MD
Darren R. Feldman
Pictured: Robert Motzer
Robert J. Motzer

Radiation Therapy

Michael J. Zelefsky, MD -- Vice Chair for Clinical Research, Department of Radiation Oncology; Chief, Brachytherapy Service
Michael J. Zelefsky
Vice Chair for Clinical Research, Department of Radiation Oncology; Chief, Brachytherapy Service
Marisa A. Kollmeier, MD
Marisa A. Kollmeier
Pictured: Sean McBride
Sean McBride

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.