Most pancreatic cancers form in exocrine cells. These tumors do not secrete hormones and do not cause signs or symptoms. This makes it hard to diagnose this type of pancreatic cancer early. For most patients with exocrine pancreatic cancer, current treatments do not cure the cancer.
Providers Treating Pancreatic Cancer
Note that every provider listed below may not perform or prescribe all treatments or procedures related to Pancreatic Cancer. Review each provider for availability.
Jibran Ahmed, M.D. Medical Oncologist
J. Camilo Barreto Andrade, M.D. Surgical Oncologist
Lyle J. Burdine, M.D., Ph.D. Transplant Surgeon
Emmanouil Giorgakis, M.D. Transplant Surgeon
Rangaswamy Govindarajan, M.D. Medical Oncologist
Carrie R. Hyde, M.D. Palliative Care Physician
Anuradha Kunthur, M.D. Hematologist/Oncologist
Victoria L. Loudermilk, CNP Nurse Practitioner
Michail Mavros, M.D. Surgical Oncologist
Jason S. Mizell, M.D. Colorectal Surgeon
W. Conan Mustain, M.D. Colorectal Surgeon
Christina E. Porter, CNP Nurse Practitioner
Areas of Expertise for Pancreatic Cancer
The Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute at UAMS is Arkansas’ most comprehensive cancer treatment and research facility.
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Gastrointestinal Cancer Care (Part of Cancer Care)
Gastrointestinal cancer refers to malignant conditions of the gastrointestinal tract (GI tract) and accessory organs of digestion.