Oct. 3, 2011 (Atlanta) — Georgia Cancer Specialists (GCS)—a Top 10 private cancer practice in the U.S.—continues to grow and expand its services with the addition of Dr. Brian A. Geller. Dr. Geller is board certified in medical oncology, hematology, and internal medicine. He will practice at the GCS offices in Jasper and Blairsville.
“We are excited to have Dr. Geller at GCS,” said Dr. J. Bancroft Lesesne, president and CEO of GCS. “His presence in Jasper and Blairsville will help us expand our services to patients in North Georgia and continue our mission to provide state-of-the-art cancer care to patients close to their homes.”
Dr. Geller looks forward to making his home in Georgia and serving patients in their communities. “I’m proud to be a part of such a highly respected practice as GCS,” Dr. Geller said.
Before joining GCS, Dr. Geller practiced at the Norfolk Center for Cancer Care and Hematology in Brockton, MA. He received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Fort Lauderdale, FL. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine in Farmington, CT, and a fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine in Pittsburgh, PA.
Dr. Geller was born in New Rochelle, NY, and graduated from Brandeis University in Waltham, MA.
Georgia Cancer Specialists is a Top 10 private cancer practice in the U.S. and a leader in advanced cancer treatment and research. The practice supports more than 200,000 patient visits each year. GCS offers community-based medical oncology and hematology services and is the first private oncology practice to also provide a full range of support services for patients in Georgia, including wellness counseling and home health coordination. The GCS research department, whose focus is bringing targeted cancer therapy to communities, is the first in Georgia to offer Phase I clinical trials, the most novel cancer therapies available. GCS has 29 offices, 45 physicians, and more than 500 support staff members located in Metro Atlanta, North and Central Georgia. Georgia Cancer Specialists can be found on the web at www.gacancer.com GCS is The Cancer Answer.