Meet Our Team

Working as a team. Placing the unique needs of our patients first. Listening. These describe our testicular cancer care team — extremely experienced testicular cancer doctors who provide the latest in safe, effective treatment. Patients receive high-quality care from one of the only multidisciplinary testicular cancer care teams in Seattle and the Pacific Northwest, as well as across the United States.

Meet Our Expert Doctors

Christopher Porter, MD Christopher Porter, MD
Dr. Porter is a board-certified urologic surgeon who has trained at Memorial Sloan-Kettering and has been at Virginia Mason for 10 years. He specializes in the surgical treatment of testicular cancer and is the co-director of the multidisciplinary testis cancer clinic.

The testicular cancer team evaluates more than 70 patients per year; and specializes in creating an individualized treatment plan which ultimately aims at improving survivorship and quality of life. Not all patients will require surgery and chemotherapy, however individualized approaches to this rare disease by a team of dedicated experts is recognized to help improve patient outcomes.

In addition, Dr. Porter is the author of more than 50 peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters. Learn more about Dr. Porter.
 

 

Other Testicular Cancer Program Team Members

  • K. Ray Badiozamani, MD
    Radiation Oncology, Breast Cancer,
    Prostate Cancer, Bladder Cancer
     
  • Kelly Christensen, MSW
    Cancer Social Work, Hematology/Oncology
     
  • Semra Olgac, MD
    Pathology – Anatomic, Cytopathology

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