UNC Bladder Cancer Center of Excellence at UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center is home to a multidisciplinary team of clinicians with a broad range of expertise focused on the special challenges presented by bladder and GU cancers.

Patients referred to the UNC Bladder Cancer Center of Excellence are seen by a multidisciplinary team of clinicians. The visit includes a formal UNC evaluation of prior pathology, imaging, and outside medical records. The multidisciplinary team provides a consensus opinion regarding the best treatment plan for the individual patient. Dedicated program coordinators and nurse navigators guide the complex care delivered to our patients by facilitating information intake, scheduling all tests and follow-up visits, and ensuring clear communication to referring health care providers.

Raj S. Pruthi, MD, Urology
Matthew I. Milowsky, MD, Medical Oncology

Raj S. Pruthi, MD
Matthew Nielsen, MD
Angela Smith, MD
Eric Wallen, MD
Michael Woods, MD
Heather M. Schultz, RN, FNP-C

Medical Oncology
Matthew Milowsky, MD
Blaine Brower, RN, MSN, FNP-BC
Mary Dunn, ANP
Paul Godley, MD, PhD, MPP
William Kim, MD
Tracy Rose, MD, MPH
Young E. Whang, MD

Radiation Oncology
Ronald Chen, MD
Andrew Wang, MD

Genitourinary Radiology
Julia Fielding, MD

Nurse Navigators
Joan Kurczak, RN
LuAnn Smith, RN

Interventional Radiology
Robert Dixon, MD
Joseph M. Stavas, MD

William Funkhouser, Jr., MD, PhD
Susan Maygarden, MD

Clinical Genetics [Learn more]
Cecile Skrzynia, MS, CGC
Kristy Lee, MS, CGC
Catherine Fine, MD, CGC

Nutrition [Learn more]
Jennifer Spring, RD, LD
Meredith Moyers, MS, RD, LDN

Fertility Preservation
Jennifer E. Mersereau, MD