Cancer Center

Meet your Cancer Center team

You can expect to be seen by top physicians who are both skilled and caring. This is where compassionate people, years of experience, breakthrough new treatments, and personalized care plans all come together to help you fight cancer.


Physician Assistants

Nurse Practitioners

Breast Health Nurse Practitioners

Our breast health Nurse Practitioners see high-risk patients in our Breast Cancer Risk Assessment Program.  

Breast Health Navigators

The Breast Health Navigator is a licensed healthcare provider with experience in women’s health and oncology (cancer care). Her role is to serve as an expert reference and guide for our patients in all aspects of their breast care. From the time of an abnormal mammogram, the Breast Health Navigator works with the patient and family members to provide support and education and to assist in the delivery of comprehensive breast care at Lowell General Hospital. Learn more about our Breast Health program.

Clinical Leadership

Elisa Shanahan

Elisa Shanahan MS

Amanda Rivera

Amanda Rivera

Nicole Sievert

Nicole Sievert BSHA

Melanie Edwards

Melanie Edwards BSN, RN, OCN, CCRC

Our Oncology Social Work Department

Emily Lemire

Emily Lemire LICSW

Keeping You Connected!

There are a number of ways to stay up to date with Lowell General Hospital. Learn more about the latest health topics from our medical experts, participate in a class or a support group, review current hospital news, and take advantage of our many resources.