Division of Hematology & Oncology


  • Drs. Namratha Vontela, Muhammad Mirza, Sameer Nasir, and their spouses enjoy the terrace at graduation.

    Drs. Namratha Vontela, Muhammad Mirza, Sameer Nasir, and their spouses enjoy the terrace at graduation.

  • Drs. Benny Johnson, George Yaghmour, Andrew Fintel and Eric Weidower present Dr. Al Weir  with his very own named star in the heavens.

    Drs. Benny Johnson, George Yaghmour, Andrew Fintel and Eric Weidower present Dr. Al Weir with his very own named star in the heavens.

The Hematology & Oncology Division of the UT Health Science Center is committed to making strides towards the goal of cancer eradication. The West Clinic has unique partnership with the UT Health Science Center which includes collaboration with Methodist Healthcare and other major healthcare and research institutions in the city and region. This singular association combines the research and teaching capabilities of a leading institution with the patient care group of one of the Mid-South's largest cancer physicians group.

Goals are eradication of cancer through innovative research in prevention, detection and providing state-of-the-art care for hematology and oncology patients. The Institute provides patients with medical, radiation and surgical oncology expertise, as well as diagnostic and support care services.

Contact Us

Division of Hematology & Oncology

7945 Wolf River Blvd
3rd Floor Executive Suite
Germantown, TN  38138
Phone: (901) 683-0055  x 63457

Janet Herriman
Residency Coordinator
Email: jherrima@uthsc.edu

Department of Medicine