Tanguy Yann Seiwert , MD

Internal Medicine , Hematology/Oncology and Medical Oncology

(773) 702-4400

University Chicago Hematology Oncology
5841 S Maryland Ave MC 2115
Chicago, IL 60637

Overview

Dr. Tanguy Seiwert is a specialist in head and neck cancer as well as lung cancer. Dr. Seiwert has a special interest in developing improved treatment strategies for these diseases. He looks for new ways to combine traditional treatments, such as chemotherapy and radiotherapy, with the latest targeted agents, in order to improve treatment results and decrease side effects.Dr. Seiwert's research focuses on the biology of head and neck cancer and lung cancer. In the laboratory, he studies targeted therapies that disrupt specific pathways vital to cancer growth and metastasis. He studies which novel drugs appear most promising, which individual tumors are more likely to respond to these treatments, and how to successfully combine therapies. Dr. Seiwert uses this pre-clinical knowledge to develop new treatments for use in clinical trials, and to ultimately improve patient care.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 21 Years

Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Education & Training

Medical School: Universitaetsmedizin Der Johannes Gutenberg-Universitaet Mainz

Graduation Date: in 1999

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • University Of Chicago Medicine

Specialties: Internal Medicine , Hematology/Oncology and Medical Oncology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS IL PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health and Life IL PPO
  • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
  • Coventry IL PPO
  • Coventry MO HMO POS
  • Coventry MO PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • Sagamore Plus
  • SIHO Network
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Seiwert's Office Information

University Chicago Hematology Oncology
5841 S Maryland Ave MC 2115
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 702-4400

Fax: (773) 370-2316
Website: uchospitals.edu
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
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Doctor Seiwert's Other Office Information

University Of Chicago Medicine
5841 S Maryland Ave
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 702-1000

Fax:(773) 370-2030
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
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Johns Hopkins University Medical Oncology
1650 Orleans St
Baltimore, MD 21287
(410) 955-9818

Fax:
Website:www.jhu.edu
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

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