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Lucy R. Langer, MD

Medical oncologist/Hematologist
Languages: English
Specialties:
Accepting New Patients
Professional Statement
Dr. Langer is a medical oncologist, director of Compass Oncology's Genetic Risk Evaluation and Testing (GREAT) program, and medical director of cancer genetics for US Oncology. In addition to over 15 years experience in genetic research at some of the nation's leading institutions, she has advanced subspecialty expertise in breast cancer, lung cancer and lymphomas. Dr. Langer is well-known for her caring spirit. It is important to her that her patients are comfortable and feel that their needs are being heard and addressed. She believes strongly in evidence-based medicine and in being a steadfast advisor to her patients throughout their treatment journey. When not working, Dr. Langer has a rich family life with her artist husband and two children. She loves theater and travel. She is a self-proclaimed foodie. Dr. Langer is associated with Providence Cancer Center.
Education
Institution
Type
Year
Stanford University School of Medicine
Medical School
2000
UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center
Fellowship
University of California, San Francisco
Fellowship
UCLA School of Public Health
Fellowship
Clinical Interests
  • breast cancer
  • breast cancer genetic testing
  • breast cancer genetics
  • cancer
  • cancer chemotherapy
  • cancer during pregnancy
  • cancer genomics
  • cancer survivorship
  • egfr mutation
  • endocrine complications of cancer therapy
  • gastrointestinal cancer
  • lung cancer
  • lymphoma
  • plasma cell dyscrasia
  • pulmonary metastases
  • teratogen exposure
  • unknown primary cancer
 
Compass Oncology-West, Portland
9555 Southwest Barnes Road
Portland, OR 97225
503-384-9908
Affiliated Facilities
Providence St. Vincent Medical Center
Providence Newberg Medical Center
Providence Willamette Falls Medical Center
Providence Portland Medical Center