Cancer comes in many different forms, and treatment often requires many different specialists. When discussing cancer, it can be overwhelming to keep up with all of the ologies and ists. Intermountain Healthcare has a simple solution—no matter the cancer, we will help you heal faster and live better. 

Our expert doctors, state-of-the-art facilities, and innovative approaches have been nationally recognized; however, our priority is recognizing your condition and improving your health. 

Read below to learn more about our comprehensive team of cancer experts, diligently committed to helping you live the healthiest life possible.

Specialists with training and expertise in the treatment of cancer:

Surgeons who remove or treat specific cancers:

  • General Surgeons – provide the majority of cancer surgery including breast cancer, colorectal cancer and others.
  • Urologic Surgeons focus on prostate, kidney, adrenal, bladder and testicular cancers. They also are involved in the medical and surgical treatment of the urinary tract in both men and women as well as the reproductive tract in men.
  • Thoracic Surgeons (Cardiovascular) – treat diseases of the chest including coronary artery disease as well as cancers of the lung, esophagus and chest wall. They also treat abnormalities of the great vessels and heart valves, birth defects of the chest and heart.
  • Neurosurgeons – specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of brain cancers. They also treat other disorders of the brain, spinal cord, nerves and spinal column.
  • Orthopedic Surgeons– generally specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of bone cancer and surgical or non-surgical conditions affecting muscles, joints, and bones.
  • Gynecologic Oncology Surgeons– specialize on surgery of ovarian, endometrial and other gynecologic cancers.
  • Otolaryngology Surgeons – specialize in treatment and surgery of the ear, nose and throat as well as head/neck cancers.
  • Plastic Surgeons – provide reconstructive surgery following cancer treatment.
Zeinab A. Afify, MD

Zeinab A. Afify, MD

Pediatric Hematology Oncology

Location Salt Lake City

Julie D. Asch, MD

Julie D. Asch, MD

Hematology/Oncology
Member Intermountain Medical Group

Location Salt Lake City

Spencer N. Ashton, MD

Spencer N. Ashton, MD

Radiation Oncology
Member Intermountain Medical Group

Locations(3) Cedar City, Riverton, St. George

Vilija N. Avizonis, MD

Vilija N. Avizonis, MD

Radiation Oncology
Member Intermountain Medical Group

Locations(4) Murray, Riverton, Salt Lake City(2)

Phillip E. Barnette, MD

Phillip E. Barnette, MD

Pediatric Hematology Oncology

Location Salt Lake City

Brandon M. Barney, MD

Brandon M. Barney, MD

Radiation Oncology
Member Intermountain Medical Group

Locations(4) American Fork, Provo(2), Riverton

Lamia Boric, MD

Lamia Boric, MD

Hematology/Oncology

Locations(2) Murray, Salt Lake City

J. Cordell Bott, MD

J. Cordell Bott, MD

Hematology/Oncology

Locations(3) American Fork, Draper, Provo

Michael W. Boyer, MD

Michael W. Boyer, MD

Pediatric Hematology Oncology

Locations(2) Salt Lake City(2)

Wendy A. Breyer, MD

Wendy A. Breyer, MD

Hematology/Oncology

Location American Fork

Carol S. Bruggers, MD

Carol S. Bruggers, MD

Pediatric Hematology Oncology

Location Salt Lake City

Justin A. Call, MD

Justin A. Call, MD

Hematology/Oncology

Locations(4) Salt Lake City(2), South Jordan, West Jordan

George M. Cannon, MD

George M. Cannon, MD

Radiation Oncology
Member Intermountain Medical Group

Locations(3) Murray, Riverton, Salt Lake City

Nitin B. Chandramouli, MD

Nitin B. Chandramouli, MD

Hematology/Oncology

Locations(4) Salt Lake City(2), South Jordan, Tooele

Gregory C. Chipman, MD

Gregory C. Chipman, MD

Hematology/Oncology

Locations(3) American Fork, Murray, Provo

Jay A. Clark, MD

Jay A. Clark, MD

Radiation Oncology
Member Intermountain Medical Group

Locations(4) American Fork(2), Provo, Riverton

Kent C. Difiore, MD

Kent C. Difiore, MD

Hematology/Oncology

Locations(3) Bountiful, Murray, Salt Lake City

Mark K. Dodson, MD

Mark K. Dodson, MD

Gynecologic Oncology

Location Salt Lake City