Lung Cancer

Lung Cancer Program at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center

At Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, our highly coordinated team approach to treating lung and thoracic cancer brings world-class expertise, technology, and innovative treatment options together to help patients get the best possible outcome and maintain quality of life before, during and after treatment.

Led by experts in treating lung and thoracic cancer, patients have access to a wide range of treatments and treatment combinations, including the most promising therapies and clinical trials for:

  • Non-small cell lung cancer
  • Small cell lung cancer
  • Mesothelioma
  • Mediastinal tumors
  • Esophageal cancer
  • Metastatic lung cancer
  • Pleural cancer
  • Tracheal cancer
  • Chest wall tumors

Our collaborative approach begins on initial consultation. Members of the Lung and Thoracic Cancer Multidisciplinary Team, which may include thoracic surgeons, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, interventional radiologists, pathologists, pharmacists, and pulmonologists, come together for comprehensive review of all diagnostic testing and medical records for each patient.

They discuss and consider various treatment options, focusing on their areas of expertise, and recommend a customized treatment plan procedures to meet patient needs.

Early Detection Saves Lives

When lung cancer is detected early, it is most treatable. Learn more about lung cancer screening in New Jersey or request an appointment today!

Patient Stories

  • Mayra Rodriguez’s mechanical heart pump was supposed to give her five years. Fourteen years later, she’s become the longest-living LVAD patient in New Jersey.

    Mayra
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  • “Cancer didn’t have Shariah. Shariah had cancer—and she’s now been cancer-free for three years.”

    Shariah
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  • Cared for by Newark Beth Israel Medical Center’s Advanced Lung Disease, Neonatal and Obstetrics Critical Care Teams

    Fabienne and Nathaniel
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