The Whole is Greater
Than the Sum of its Parts

We know it’s the little things in life that mean the most. That’s why our diverse team of specialists works together to find the best path for your care. Each of our team members has fellowship training, the highest training a doctor can get. Each cancer specialist is an expert in his or her field. But pulling these experts into a team that works together seamlessly creates something extraordinary. And that means the best treatment possible for your cancer — so you can get back to what means most: making dinner, laughing with family, walking the dog, helping with homework.

Dr. Boumber Opens First of 10 Clinical Trials for Lung Cancer

See the full story. The UNM Cancer Center offers more than 175 clinical trials.

Bad Company: Dr. Gan Studies the Cells Around a Tumor

Hear Dr. Gan talk about what his work may mean for New Mexicans.

“I’m getting a drug that is targeting, literally, my individual cancer at the cellular level.”  

— Holmes, Kidney Cancer Patient

“Women have a lot of treatment options, and can survive for more than five years after diagnosis, if we catch the disease early.”

— Melanie Royce, MD, PhD
Breast Cancer Team Leader

Dr. Lauer talks about a international trial testing a personalized vaccine against kidney cancer.

Ernestine Trujillo, MS, RD, LD, helps people fighting cancer get through their treatment.

Meet all the members in our teams treating specific kinds of cancers.
From doctors to nurse specialists to counselors, our cancer teams help you throughout your treatment.

Bone/Soft Tissue Team

Bone/Soft Tissue Team

Head & Neck Team

Head & Neck Team

Leukemia Team

Leukemia, Lymphoma, Myeloma and Stem Cell Transplant Team

Breast Cancer Team

Breast Cancer Team

Meet the Lung Team

Lung & Esophagus Cancer Team

Prostate/Renal/Bladder and Testicular Cancer Team

Prostate/Renal/Bladder and Testicular Cancer Team

Gastroinstestinal Team

Gastroinstestinal Team

Neurological Team

Neurological Team

Skin Cancer Team

Skin Cancer Team

Gynecologic Cancer Team

Gynecologic Cancer Team

Pediatrics Team

Pediatrics Team

To make an appointment with any of our physicians, call us at 505-272-4946.