Stomach Cancer Experts

We’re one of the few National Cancer Institute–designated cancer centers with a specific program in upper gastrointestinal tract cancers.

Significant progress has been made in the treatment of gastric cancer over the past few years, with more people diagnosed with early-stage tumors surviving the disease than ever before. Many of these success stories are at Memorial Sloan Kettering, where our team diagnoses and treats more people with stomach cancer than any other cancer center in the United States.

Your MSK team will include doctors who specialize in surgery, chemotherapy, radiation, and more — all working together to customize a plan of care that fits your unique needs.

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.


Murray F. Brennan, MD, FACS -- Vice President for International Programs; Benno C. Schmidt Chair in Clinical Oncology
Vice President for International Programs; Benno C. Schmidt Chair in Clinical Oncology; Director, The Bobst International Center
Jeffrey Drebin, surgeon and Chief, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering
Chair, Department of Surgery

Minimally Invasive Surgery

Gastroenterology and Preventive Oncology

Medical Oncology

Radiation Therapy

Richard M. Gewanter, MD -- Chief, Commack/Rockville Center Radiation Oncology
Chief, Long Island Radiation Oncology
Memorial Sloan Kettering radiation oncologist Christopher Crane
Vice Chair, Department of Radiation Oncology

Social Work