Our Physicians

Medical oncology care at Anderson Regional Cancer Center is provided by highly trained, experienced and board-certified oncologists.

Meridian Oncology Associates has an office conveniently located in Anderson Regional Cancer Center. The group has extensive training in Internal Medicine, Oncology and Hematology and provides diagnosis and treatment on both an outpatient and inpatient basis for cancer patients as well as for patients with blood disorders such as leukemia, anemia, and low platelet count. Medical oncologists use chemotherapy, hormonal therapy and biological therapy to treat the various cancers they encounter.


Medical Oncology
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John C. Clay, MD

Medical Degree from University of Mississippi Medical Center
Internship completed at UMC
Residency completed at UMC
Fellowship completed at UMC

Member of AmericanSociety of Clinical Oncology, American College of Physicians, Amderican Medical Association, MS State Medical Society, East MS Medical Society, MS SOciety of Oncology, American Society of Hematology
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, UMC, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Oncology
Past President of Southern Association for Oncology

Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology


Medical Oncology
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John C. Halbrook, MD

Medical Degree from University of Mississippi Medical Center
Internship completed at UMC
Residency completed at UMC
Fellowship completed at UMC

Member of Southern Medical Association, MS State Medical Association, East MS Medical Society, American College of Physicians, American Society of Clinical Oncology
Chairman of Oncology Care Committee, Anderson Regional Medical Center

Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology

 


Medical Oncology

Matthew Wade Cassell, MD

Medical Degree from University of Mississippi Medical Center
Internship completed at UMC
Residency completed at UMC
Fellowship completed at UMC

Member of American Medical Association, American College of Physicians, Mississippi State Medical Association, American Society of Cllinical Oncology and Gold Humanism Honor Society

Board Certified in Internal Medicine

Board Certified in Medical Oncology


Medical Oncology
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Dwight S. Keady JR., MD

Medical Degree from University of Mississippi Medical Center
Internship completed at UMC
Residency completed at UMC
Fellowship completed at UMC

Member of American Medical Association, MS State Medical Association, East MS Medical Society, American College of Physicians, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Member Southern Medical Assocaition

Board Certified in Internal Medicine

Board Eligible in Medical Oncology


Medical Oncology
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John D. Voss, MD

Medical Degree from University of Mississippi Medical Center
Internship completed at UMC
Residency completed at UMC
Fellowship completed at UMC

Member of American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, East MS Medical Society 

Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, Hematology




Radiation Oncology

At Anderson Regional Cancer Center, radiation oncology techniques including image-guided radiation therapy (IGRT) and intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) to precisely deliver radiation to tumors. These procedures accurately target the tumor and tissues at risk for cancer, while sparing adjacent normal tissue. Our Center performs stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) and stereotactic radiotherapy (SRT) using our innovative BrainLAB software. R. Scott Anderson, MD, FACR, is the head of the Anderson Regional Cancer Center Radiation Oncology department.

Radiation Oncology
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Russell Scott Anderson, MD, FACR

Medical Degree from University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL

Internship completed at Lloyd Noland Hospital

Residency completed at Eastern Virginia Graduate School of Medicine, Norfolk, VA

Member of American College of Radiology, American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology, Mississippi State Medical Association, American Medical Association, East MS Medical Society

Vice Chairman Board of Trustees—MS State Medical Association, AMA Delegation, Past President Mississippi Radiological Society, Fellow American College of Radiology

Board Certified in Radiation Oncology