Jordan Center for Gynecologic Cancers


About our Physicians/Staff

National Expertise in Diagnosing and Treating Gynecologic Cancer

Your gynecologic oncologists are full-time Penn faculty who have dedicated their clinical and research careers to improving our ability to diagnose and treat patients with gynecologic cancer or those who are at risk.

They are relentless in the pursuit of the very best clinical outcome and quality of life for each patient treated for gynecologic cancer.

Gynecologic Oncology

Penn gynecologic-oncologists have extensive experience in gynecologic surgery, chemotherapy and research. They are also leading the way in developing new treatments for gynecologic cancer.
These specialists are actively involved in planning your overall treatment. If you need chemotherapy, they'll oversee this part of your care.

Robert A. Burger, MD
George Coukos, MD, PhD
Sarah Kim, MD
Fiona Simpkins,
Janos L. Tanyi, MD, PhD

Pathology

Penn gynecologic pathologists have extensive expertise and are pursuing the most innovative techniques possible in identifying and staging gynecologic cancer. Our gynecologic pathologists offer comprehensive tissue diagnostics by using cutting-edge molecular and imaging tools, rapidly applying new molecular techniques as they become standard, and pursuing the most innovative techniques possible.

Prabodh K. Gupta, MD
Virginia A. LiVolsi, MD
Tim M. Zheng, MD, PhD

Radiation Oncology

If radiation therapy is recommended, you'll receive a consultation with a Penn radiation oncologist who is an expert in the management of gynecologic cancer. Our radiation oncologists are recognized for techniques that target radiation precisely to the tumor site while sparing normal tissue.

Lilie Lin, MD