More Difficult to Manage in Thailand
Managing mesothelioma in Thailand is even more challenging due to limited resources. Dr. Tawee Tanvetyanon sees some Thai patients with mesothelioma do well and others that do not. He feels there is still much to be done to improve the management of mesothelioma in Thailand.
When you go to a doctor, you want someone who fully understands your disease and can offer you specialized care.
Expertise and Medical Publications
Dr. Tanvetyanon is a medical oncologist specialized in treating head and neck cancer, lung cancer, breast cancer, bone cancer, and carcinoma. He is also experienced in treating mesothelioma.
In addition to his clinical work, Dr. Tanvetyanon has published 58 articles for medical journals. He is fluent in Thai as well as English.
Intricacies of a Rare Disease
When you go to a doctor, you want someone who fully understands your disease and can offer you specialized care. Especially with mesothelioma, a rare disease that does not have a one-size-fits-all solution. While progress has been made in the last decade, Dr. Tanvetyanon believes much more research needs to be done.
Research and Teaching
Dr. Tanvetyanon has served as an assistant professor for the University of South Florida. He has a broad range of interests in research and has looked at the links between smoking and lung cancer. Much of Dr. Tanvetyanon’s research is centered on clinical trials.