James K. Schwarz, M.D.

Schwarz-2013.jpgJames K. Schwarz, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine
Division of Oncology & Hematology

Academic Office mailing address:
UNMC Oncology/Hematology Division
986840 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 681980-6840

Main Academic Ph. 402-559-8500
New Patient Referral Ph. 502-559-5600
Fax. 402-559-6520

Main practice location:
Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center
505 South 45th Street
Omaha, NE 68105 (map)

Education:
B.S. Molecular Biology Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN 08/1979 – 05/1983
M.D. Medicine Duke University School of Medicine
Durham, NC 08/1983 – 06/1987

Hospital Appointments:
Nebraska Medicine

Interests:
GU Malignancies, GI Malignancies, Hepatocellular Carcinomas and Solid Tumor Malignancies

Select Publications:
Schwarz JK, Giese W. Organ preservation in patients with squamous cancers of the head and neck. Surg Oncol Clin N Am. (2004) 13:187-199.

Shieh S, Grassi M, Schwarz JK, Cheney RT. Pleural mesothelioma with cutaneous extension to chest wall scars. J Cutaneous Pathol (2004) 31:497-501.

Douglas WG, Rigual NR, Giese W, Bauer J, Wiseman SM, Loree TR, Schwarz J, Alrawi S and Hicks WL. Advanced soft palate cancer: The clinical importance of the parapharyngeal space. Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery (2005) 133:66-69.

Fakih MG, Creaven PJ, Ramnath N, Trump D, Javle M, Strychor S, Repinski TV, Zamboni BA, Schwarz JK, French RA, Zamboni WC. Phase I and Pharmacokinetic Study of Weekly Docetaxel, Cisplatin and Daily Capecitabine in Patients with Advanced Solid Tumors. Clin Cancer Res. (2005) 11(16):5942-5949.

Tang PA, Siu LL, Chen EX, Hotte SJ, Chia S, Schwarz JK, Pond GR, Johnson C, Colevas AD, Synold TW, Vasist LS, Winquist E. Phase II study of ispinesib in recurrent or metastatic squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck. Invest New Drugs (2008) 26(3):257-264.

Ramnath N, Yu J, Khushalani NI, Gottlieb RH, Schwarz JK, Iyer Rv, Rustum YM, Creaven PJ. Scheduled administration of low dose irinotecan before gemcitabine in the second line therapy of non-small cell lung cancer. Anticancer Drugs (2008) 19(7):749-752.

Bhatt VR, Ganti AK, Schwarz JK, Wang J. Safety and efficacy of preoperative sorafenib therapy in facilitating cytoreductive surgery in renal cell carcinoma. Future Oncol 2014: 10(5):703-6.

Wang J, McGuire TR, Britton HC, Schwarz JK, Loberiza FR, Meza JL, Talmadge JE. Lenalidomide and cyclophosphamide immunoglobulin in patients with metastatic, castration-resistant prostate cancer. Clinical and Experimental Metastasis, 2015 32(2): 111-124.

Additional Publications at PubMed.Gov: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed