Affiliated Training Facilities

Methodist University HospitalMethodist University Hospital
1265 Union Avenue
Memphis, TN 38104
(901) 516-7000

Methodist University Hospital (MUH) is a partnership of two healthcare leaders, Methodist Healthcare and the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC). Located in the medical center and formerly known as Methodist Central, MUH is a 617-bed facility and the principal adult private teaching hospital for UTHSC. Methodist University Hospital provides real-world experiences of managing medical problems in an efficient and effective institution.

MUH and UTHSC bring together research, medicine, and innovation. This partnership supports multidisciplinary collaboration among doctors and clinical team members, leading to more advanced medical care for patients.

Methodist Germantown Hospital
7691 Poplar Ave.
Germantown, TN  38138
(901) 516-6000

The inpatient and operative surgical oncology training takes place in the Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare system at the Methodist University and Methodist Germantown hospitals.  The Methodist University Hospital (MUH) is a partnership of two healthcare leaders, Methodist Healthcare and the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC). MUH is a 617-bed facility and the principal adult private teaching hospital for UTHSC.   The Surgical Oncology Division performs over 3,400 major surgical procedures annually.  We offer comprehensive complex general surgical oncology services.  Multidisciplinary, specialty care is implemented in every patient’s treatment plan.  MUH and UTHSC bring together research, medicine and innovation. This partnership supports multidisciplinary collaboration among doctors and clinical team members, leading to state of the art surgical oncology care for patients. 

West Cancer Center (MUH Campus)
1211 Union Ave.
Memphis, TN  38104
(901) 683-0055

facilities site
West Cancer Center (Main Campus)

7945 Wolf River Blvd.
Germantown, TN  38138
(901) 683-005

The primary clinical site for the fellowship program is The West Cancer Center which is one of the nation’s premier oncology centers.  There are two main campuses and eight satellite clinics with more than 70 physicians and researchers.  The West Cancer Center evaluates approximately 33,000 cancer patients per year and includes Medical Oncology, Surgical Oncology, and Radiation Oncology services as well as a robust Surgical Oncology service.  The Surgical Oncology Department sees approximate 11,000 patients, including 5,400 head and neck cases, and 2,800 thoracic cases annually.  We offer a comprehensive line of surgical oncology services.  Multidisciplinary, specialty care is practiced where site specific faculty provides the most care for their disease subtype. 

Contact Us

Department of Surgery

Division of Surgical Oncology

910 Madison Ave. Suite 303
Memphis, TN 38163
Phone: (901) 448-2919
Fax: (901) 448-1498

Program Coordinator
Janet Herriman
jherrima@uthsc.edu