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Medical Oncologist, Hematologist Joins Vince Lombardi Cancer Clinic at Aurora BayCare

Wednesday, August 12, 2009

Green Bay, Wis. - Umang Gautam, M.D., a medical oncologist and hematologist, has joined the cancer care services team at the Vince Lombardi Cancer Clinic located at Aurora BayCare Medical Center, 2845 Greenbrier Road, in Green Bay.

Gautam brings more than seven years of experience in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. He is board-certified in internal medicine, medical oncology and hematology.

Gautam received his medical degree from Lala Lajpat Rai Memorial Medical College in India and completed his residency at Westlake Hospital in Illinois. He furthered his medical education by completing a fellowship in hematology and oncology at the University of Miami School of Medicine in Florida.

He is a member of the American Society of Hematology, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Wisconsin Medical Society and Medical Council of India.

Gautam joins Dhimant Patel, M.D., and Nancy Davis, M.D., who also are medical oncologists at Aurora BayCare Medical Center.

Aurora BayCare Medical Center recently received the Outstanding Achievement Award from the American College of Surgeon's Commission on Cancer (CoC). The CoC Outstanding Achievement Award is designed to recognize cancer programs that strive for excellence in providing quality care to cancer patients.

To learn more, contact the Vince Lombardi Cancer Clinic at 920-288-4180.

Aurora BayCare Medical Center is a 167-bed, full-service tertiary care hospital located at 2845 Greenbrier Road on Green Bay's east side. It opened in September 2001 as a joint effort of Aurora Health Care and BayCare Clinic.

Aurora Health Care is a not-for-profit Wisconsin health care provider and a nationally recognized leader in efforts to improve the quality of health care. Aurora offers services at sites in more than 90 communities throughout eastern Wisconsin.

BayCare Clinic is the largest physician-owned specialty-care clinic in Northeast Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. It is comprised of over 100 specialty physicians with expertise in more than 20 specialties. BayCare Clinic physicians have served patients in Green Bay and the surrounding region for over 25 years.

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Contact: Jen Strebel (920-496-6369)

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