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Lung Cancer Care Team

At Sarasota Memorial Cancer Institute, each patient is matched with a hand-picked team of specialists to leverage the full extent of the care providers’ experience and expertise in diagnosing and treating even the most challenging cancers. Patient care teams and care plans are specifically tailored to fit the needs, goals and case details of each patient. 

Sarasota Memorial’s lung cancer care teams can include critical care pulmonologists, thoracic surgeons, diagnostic and interventional radiologists, medical and radiation oncologists, pathologists, oncology nurses, an oncology patient navigator, palliative medicine specialists and an oncology-certified social worker. Our board-certified physicians offer a personalized approach to the safest, least invasive and most effective treatments available. 

Jellison Cancer Institute Lung Cancer Team Physician Members

The Jellison Cancer Institute's multidisciplinary team of community physicians offers our patients the area's most comprehensive cancer care by leveraging team members' combined clinical expertise. Members of the these physician teams commit to participating in tumor boards, clinical research, oncology education, community service, medical staff leadership and other Cancer Institute activities.

Current members of our Lung Cancer Physician Team are:


Blair Marshall, MD, FACS

Paul Vesco, MD, FACS

Medical Oncology

Luis Chu, MD

Fadi Kayali, MD

Scott Lunin, MD

A.J. Patel, MD


Radiation Oncology

Kunal Saigal, MD, Medical Director, Radiation Oncology

Matthew Biagioli, MD

Tyler Hollen, MD

Larry Silverman, MD