Timothy Gilligan, MD

Timothy Gilligan, MDCancer.Net Specialty Editor: Genitourinary Cancers
Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center, Cleveland, OH

Dr. Timothy Gilligan is a Medical Oncologist at Cleveland Clinic's main campus in Cleveland, Ohio. He is board-certified in medical oncology and specializes in cancers of the testicles, bladder, prostate, penis and kidneys as well as in problems related to cancer survivorship.

At the Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Institute, Dr. Gilligan serves as medical director of the inpatient solid tumor oncology services, chair of the Education Committee, and Program Director of the Hematology-Oncology Fellowship.  He is also the co-Director of the Center for Excellence in Healthcare Communication and a member of the Cleveland Clinic's Ethics Committee.

Dr. Gilligan has published over a dozen original scientific articles in peer-reviewed journals, has written dozens of review articles and book chapters and has given dozens of lectures on genitourinary cancers, biomedical ethics, and healthcare communication skills, including educational talks at the national meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the American Society for Radiation Oncology, and the Society for Urological Oncology.  He has worked on national and international guideline panels on testis cancer, and he currently writes and edits treatment guidelines and cancer-information summaries for the National Cancer Institute, and UpToDate.

Last updated: September 17, 2014