Kidney cancer begins in the kidneys, which are located left and right of the backbone. The most common type of kidney cancer is renal cell cancer. Since kidney cancer is not as common as some other cancers, it can be difficult to find a specialist with the expertise needed to provide the best in medical care.
Providers Treating Kidney Cancer
Note that every treatment or procedure listed above may not be provided by each provider listed below. Review each provider for availability.
Lyle J. Burdine, M.D., Ph.D. Transplant Surgeon
Rodney Davis, M.D. Urologist
Carrie R. Hyde, M.D. Palliative Care Physician
Anuradha Kunthur, M.D. Hematologist/Oncologist
Victoria L. Loudermilk, CNP Nurse Practitioner
Christina E. Porter, CNP Nurse Practitioner
Katelin D. Shepherd, CNP Nurse Practitioner
Manisha Singh, M.D. Nephrologist
Charla J. Stewart, CNP Nurse Practitioner
Janice L. Taylor, CNP Nurse Practitioner
Meagan M. Walker, CNP Nurse Practitioner
Locations Where Providers Treat Kidney Cancer
4018 W. Capitol Ave.
Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute, Seventh Floor
Little Rock, AR 72205
Areas of Expertise for Kidney Cancer
The Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute at UAMS is Arkansas’ most comprehensive cancer treatment and research facility.
Genitourinary Cancer Care (Part of Cancer Care)
Genitourinary cancers only develop in the male reproductive system and adrenal glands that are a part of the GU tract.
Radiation Oncology Care (Part of Cancer Care)
Radiation therapy is a cancer treatment that uses high doses of radiation to kill cancer cells and shrink tumors.