Barry Luskey joined Summit Cancer Care in 2000, bringing with him a wealth of experience in both scientific research and clinical care. A graduate of Stanford University in Stanford, Calif., and the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, Dr. Luskey completed fellowships in hematology and oncology at Brigham and Women’s Hospital at Harvard Medical School in Boston, Mass. During fellowship, Dr. Luskey pursued basic research in gene therapy at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute at Children’s Hospital in Boston.
For the next decade, Dr. Luskey was an attending physician at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas and in private practice with the nation’s largest oncology partnership, Texas Oncology. During this time, he continued clinical research endeavors focusing primarily on the care of hematologic malignancies.
Board certified in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology and Hematology, Dr. Luskey is a member of the American Society of Hematology, the American College of Physicians, the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Georgia Society of Clinical Oncology and the Georgia Medical Society. He is currently on staff at the Anderson Cancer Institute at Savannah’s Memorial Health University Medical Center and the Regional Cancer Center at St. Joseph’s/Candler Health System and attends the medical oncology and hematology clinics at Memorial where he teaches resident physicians in training.