Our Doctors

After a distinguished career at the University of Washington and Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, John M. Pagel, M.D., Ph.D., came to the Swedish Cancer Institute to build a comprehensive Hematologic Malignancies program. Dr. Pagel has a wealth of experience and expertise, and is known throughout the United States – and beyond – for his approach to patient care and his research in hematologic malignancies.

Dr. Pagel leads a team of dedicated specialists who diagnose and treat patients with hematologic malignancies. In addition to caring for patients, our experts also participate in leading-edge clinical research. These clinical trials of novel new therapies may be included in a patient’s comprehensive treatment plan.

The hematologic malignancies team includes many different specialists who share one common goal: To provide the very best possible care for patients with hematologic malignancies. The team includes:

  • Medical Oncologists
  • Radiation Oncologists
  • Naturopathic Physicians
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Oncology Nurses
  • Physical Therapists
  • Social Workers
  • Nutritionists
  • Administrators

Your care team will be personalized to meet your specific needs. 

In addition to the members of your care team, the Swedish Cancer Institute's Supportive Care Services will also be there for you from diagnosis to treatment, and beyond. These therapies and services are intended to complement your care and enhance your quality of life.