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UVM Medical Center Main Campus

Hematology and Oncology - UVMMC Main Campus

 (802) 847-5618

111 Colchester Avenue
Main Campus, Main Pavilion, Level 2
Burlington, VT 05401-1473

Monday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Hematology and Medical Oncology in Burlington, VT

University of Vermont Medical Group hematologists and oncologists provide skilled and compassionate care for patients withcancer and blood disorders.


The University of Vermont Cancer Center integrates patient care with education and research, providingcancer patients and their families with the best care possible.

Personalized Care

At The UVM Cancer Center in Burlington, VT, you will find knowledgeable and respectful staff that take a comprehensive approach to care - delivering clinical excellence and specialized treatment that is centered around the needs of you and your family.

Experienced, Trusted Expertise

Our team of cancer specialists and include:

  • Board-certified Medical Oncologists and Hematologists
  • Physician's assistant
  • Patient navigator
  • Dietician
  • Social worker
  • Clinical fellows
  • Registered nurses
  • Nurse practitioners
  • Pharmacists
  • Psychologists
  • Clinical research coordinators
  • Support staff

Oncology and Hematology Services

Hematology and Oncology care is enhanced by the support of the Victoria Buffum Endowment and Fund. Programs such as oncology rehabilitation, massage, yoga, mindfulness tools and health coaching are examples of the many initiatives launched and funded though the Buffum Endowment. Patients and families also benefit from the Cancer Patient Support Foundation who support the UVM Medical Center through an annual gift that helps to pay for patient co-payments for psychological services.

In addition to world class treatment and care, psychological and nutritional services are offered at no charge to patients. Please ask your care team about all the available supportive services for hematology/oncology patients and families at the UVM Medical Center.

Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program

The Hematology/Oncology fellowship program at UVM Medical Center and the University of Vermont College of Medicine offers a program designed to effectively prepare physicians for successful ABIM board certification in both Hematology and Medical Oncology.

Richard D. Lovett, MD
Radiation Oncology
	  	  Paul S. Unger, MD
Paul S. Unger, MD
Medical Oncology
Deborah Z. Rubin, MD
Radiation Oncology
Ruth Heimann, MD, PHD
Radiation Oncology
Caroline S. Hesko, MD
Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
Sakshi Jasra, MD
Medical Oncology
Shahid S. Ahmed, MBBS
Medical Oncology
Diego A. Adrianzen Herrera, MD
Medical Oncology
Marie E. Wood, MD
Medical Oncology
	  	  Dennis A. Sanders, MD
Dennis A. Sanders, MD
Internal Medicine - Primary Care
Medical Oncology
Penelope M. Gibson, PA-C
Medical Oncology