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Joan H. Schiller, MD

Medical Oncologist

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Conditions Treated Laryngeal Cancer Lung Cancer Ovarian Cancer Pleural Mesothelioma Testicular Mesothelioma

  • Bio & Insurance Information

    Dr. Schiller graduated from the University of Illinois medical school in 1980. Her residency was completed at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, graduating as a fellow in human oncology from the University of Wisconsin. Dr. Joan Schiller is a professor and the Chief of the Hematology/Oncology Division at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. With a board certification in internal medicine and a specialty in hematology-oncology, Dr. Schiller focuses on developing therapy methods and drugs for lung cancer, specifically mesothelioma. Dr. Joan Schiller authored more than 200 works and has been awarded with several honors, including the America’s Top Doctors for Cancer and Best Doctors in America awards.

  • Education & Training


    University of Illinois at Chicago - 1980

    Medical School


    Northwestern Memorial Hospital



    University of Wisconsin


  • Board Certifications

    American Board of Internal Medicine

    American Board of Internal Medicine - Oncology

  • Hospital & Practice

    Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Care Center

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (214) 645-8300

    5323 Harry Hines Boulevard

    Dallas, Texas 75390

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    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (214) 648-3111

    5323 Harry Hines Blvd

    Dallas, Texas 75390

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  • Publications & Memberships

    Dr. Joan H. Schiller has contributed to 3 publications.

    Mass Spectrometry to Predict Clinical Outcome for NSCLC Patients Treated with EGFR TKIs: A Cross Institutional Study

    Taguchi F1, Solomon B, Gregorc V, Roder H, Gray R, Kasahara K, Nishio M, Brahmer J, Spreafico A, Ludovini V, Massion PP, Dziadziuszko R, Schiller J, Grigorieva J, Tsypin M, Hunsucker SW, Caprioli R, Duncan MW, Hirsch FR, Bunn PA Jr, Carbone DP.

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    Paclitaxel plus Carboplatin with or without Bevacizumab in Advanced Non-Squamous Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: A Randomized Study of the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group

    Alan Sandler, M.D., Robert Gray, Ph.D., Michael C. Perry, M.D., Julie Brahmer, M.D., Joan H. Schiller, M.D., Afshin Dowlati, M.D., Rogerio Lilenbaum, M.D., and David H. Johnson, M.D.

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    100 Questions & Answers About Lung Cancer

    Karen Parles, Joan H. Schiller , Amy Cipau

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    American Society of Clinical Oncology

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January 21, 2013

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“Dr. Schiller is the type of doctor that cares for his patients. She treats everyone like they are her relatives. She worked with the insurance company just to make sure they understand the importance of my husband’s treatment. Dr. Schiller works continuously to raise awareness. Her office staff is very kind and polite.”