Our physicians in the Palliative Medicine Service collaborate with experts in Neurology, Nursing, Social Work, and Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine to provide palliative care to all patients with cancer from the time of diagnosis, not only in the setting of advanced or terminal disease.

Palliative Care & Pain Management

Palliative Medicine Service

Psychiatry

William S. Breitbart, MD -- Vice Chair, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences; Chief, Psychiatry Service
Chair, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences; Chief, Psychiatry Service; Jimmie C. Holland Chair

Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine

Judith Nelson
Chief, Palliative Medicine Service
Amitabh Gulati, MD; DIrector, Ambulatory Pain Management
Director, Chronic Pain
Vivek T. Malhotra, MD, MPH -- Chief, Anesthesiology Pain Service
Chief, Anesthesiology Pain Service
Vinay Puttanniah, MD
Director, Regional Anesthesia and Analgesia

Neurology

Kathleen M. Foley, MD -- The Society of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Chair
The Society of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Chair
Gavril W. Pasternak
Anne Burnett Tandy Chair of Neurology

Nursing