Making A Referral

  • To refer a patient to the Curtis and Elizabeth Anderson Cancer Institute at Memorial University Medical Center, call 912-350-8490 or 800-343-3025.

    Breast Imaging, 912-350-5101
    The Breast Imaging Center at Memorial University Medical Center provides high-tech imaging for breast cancer detection, treatment, and recovery. Services include digital mammography, ultrasound, stereotactic biopsy, and breast MRI. We provide same-day biopsies, immediate diagnostic results, and screening results within 48 hours.

    Breast Cancer Surgery and Breast Care, 912-350-2700
    Center for Breast Care provides evaluation, treatment, second opinions for breast abnormalities and cancer diagnoses, stereotactic breast biopsies, ultrasound-guided biopsies, cyst aspiration, and Contura implants.

    • Paula D. DeNitto, M.D.
    • Ray Rudolph, M.D., MPH

    Colon and Rectal Surgery, 912-350- 8712
    Memorial Health University Physicians – Surgical Specialists of Savannah specializes in laparoscopic and gastrointestinal surgery in addition to colon and rectal cancer surgery.

    • Patrick Hammen, M.D.
    • Alan Lord, M.D.
    • James Garber, M.D.

    Gastrointestinal Medicine, 912-303-4200
    The Center for Digestive and Liver Health physicians are all board certified in gastroenterology and internal medicine. They perform colon cancer screening and care for gastrointestinal disorders, including disorders of the esophagus, stomach, gallbladder, liver, intestines, and colon.

    • Mark Murphy, M.D.
    • Edward Rydzak, M.D.
    • Steve Carpenter, M.D.
    • Charles Duckworth, M.D.
    • Ryan Wanamaker, M.D.
    • Mark Nyce, M.D.
    • Allan Hardy, M.D.
    • George Aragon, M.D.

    Genetic Testing, 912-350-0926
    This ACI service provides risk assessment, genetic testing, intervention strategies, and counseling.

    Medical Oncology, 912-354-6187
    Summit Cancer Care physicians are board certified in medical oncology and hematology by the American Board of Internal Medicine. They work with specialists at the ACI to provide chemotherapy and the treatment of blood disorders.

    • Christopher Haberman, M.D.
    • Harvey Lebos, M.D.
    • Grant Lewis, M.D.
    • Barry Luskey, M.D.
    • L.E. “Bud” Robertson, M.D.

    Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 912-350-5646
    The Children’s Hospital at Memorial University Medical Center works with the ACI to provide the region’s only pediatric and adolescent hematology/oncology program. Services include treatment for anemia, hemoglobinopathies, white blood cell disorders, immunodeficiencies, bleeding or clotting disorders, and cancer.

    • Martin Johnston, M.D.
    • John Whittle, Jr., M.D.

    Radiation Oncology, 912-350-8490
    The radiation oncology team provides advanced radiation treatment for all types of cancers. Special procedures include stereotactic radiosurgery, respiratory gating, high-dose rate therapy, prostate seed implants, and radiopharmaceutical administration.

    • John Duttenhaver, M.D.
    • Aaron Pederson, M.D.

    Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 912-350-4750
    Memorial Health University Physicians - Center for Respiratory, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine provides care for people with lung cancer and respiratory diseases. The physicians are board certified in pulmonary medicine, critical care medicine, and sleep medicine.

    • Igor Aksenov, M.D.
    • Stephen L. Morris, M.D.
    • James E. Ramage, Jr., M.D.

    Surgical Oncology, 912-350-2299
    ACI--Surgical Associates specializes in surgeries related to abdominal, breast, cardiovascular, endocrine, esophageal, gastrointestinal (including GERD), gynecologic, head and neck, liver, melanoma, otolaryngology, pancreas, sarcoma, stomach, thoracic, and thyroid conditions.

    • James Burke II, M.D.
    • Paula DeNitto, M.D.
    • Robert Jones, M.D.  
    • Guy Petruzzelli, M.D., Ph.D., MBA
    • Scott Purinton, M.D., Ph.D
    • Ray Rudolph, M.D., MPH
    • Christopher Senkowski, M.D.