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Meet Our Care Team

Your Cancer Care Team at Advocate South Suburban Hospital

At the South Suburban Cancer Center we focus on total care of each patient-from consultation and planning through treatment and follow-up care. We believe education and personal support are as important as the expert medical treatment each patient receives from our dedicated team.

Our Board-Certified Radiation Oncologists

Jayant Ginde, MD,
Medical Director and
founding member of
Advocate South Suburban
Cancer Center 

Dr. Jay V. Ginde, Medical Director
Dr. J. David Morgan
Dr. H. Jason Kang
Dr. Elke Aippersbach
Dr. Ham N. Lee
Dr. Faisal Vali

Our Board-Certified Medical Oncologists

Dr. M. Mufaddal Hamadeh
Dr. M. Patrick Lowe
Dr. Vasia Ahmed
Dr. Lekha Babu
Dr. Riaz Elahi
Dr. Vasantha Kumaraiah
Dr. Gianluca Lazzaro
Dr. John McKeown
Dr. Yunus Nomanbhoy
Dr. Jose Paredes
Dr. Jacob Rotmensch

Our Patient Care Team

Works directly with the radiation oncologists during treatment planning and delivery to help ensure that complex treatments are properly tailored for each patient

Radiation Therapists
Team up with our radiation oncologists to administer the patient's daily radiation treatment.

  • Monitor the patient's physical condition to evaluate any adverse reactions to treatment.
  • All of our radiation therapists are certified by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists and licensed by the State of Illinois.

Infusion Therapist
Offers infusion care and monitors the patient's physical condition to evaluate any adverse reactins to treatment.

Patient Navigator
Helps patients through the process of scheduling follow-up appointments, doctor's visits and treatment options. The navigator offers emotional as well as clinical support and will remain with you for as long as needed from a few days to a few years.

Registered Nurse

  • Works both independently and as a team with our radiation oncologists to provide patient and family care during treatment
  • Performs patient assessments, provides patient and family education about procedures and possible side effects
  • Assists with symptom management

Schedule an Appointment
Patients and physicians may call Advocate South Suburban Cancer Center to schedule a consultation. After the first appointment, the patient will schedule future appointments for treatment directly with the center. Appointments may be scheduled weekdays between 8 am and 5 pm.

Call 708.799.9995 to schedule an appointment today.

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