Lung Cancer Team

Like all cancers nowadays, the care of people with lung cancer involves a multidisciplinary team, all of whom have expertise in treating lung cancer. This team may include some or all of the following healthcare professionals:

  • Respiratory physician
  • Medical oncologist
  • Radiation oncologist
  • Surgeon
  • Radiologist
  • Pathologist
  • Oncology/Respiratory Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) or Advanced Nurse Practitioner (ANP)

Other health professionals you may encounter during your treatment may include:

  • Physiotherapist
  • Occupational therapist
  • Dietician
  • Radiation therapist
  • Psycho-oncologist
  • Social worker
Medical Professionals