Our specialists and staff are committed to treating patients with compassion, and cancer with the most advanced diagnostics, techniques and treatment available. Our exceptional team of highly-skilled cancer treatment professionals include a medical oncologist/hematologist, surgeons, physician specialists, nurses and support staff.
Kent Taylor, MD
Dr. Kent Taylor graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor of science degree from the University of North Alabama, Florence, AL; majoring in professional biology with a minor in chemistry. He received his medical doctorate from the University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL. He completed his internal medicine residency and fellowship in hematology/oncology at the University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY. Dr. Taylor is
Laura Downes, MD
Dr. Laura Downes completed a bachelor of science at the University of Dallas in Irving, Texas graduating cum laude. She attended the University of Kentucky College of Medicine and completed an internship in Internal Medicine at the Christ Hospital in Cincinnati. Dr. Downes also underwent residency training at the University of
|Ashley Henegar, PA-C
|Allison Christian, PA-C
Erin holds a Bachelor of Science in Health Administration and an Associate of Science in Health Information Technology from Eastern Kentucky University. She completed her Masters in Social Work at the University of Kentucky.
Erin’s previous work experience includes Health Information Management in the acute hospital setting, focusing on implementation of Electronic Medical Records. In 2007 Erin started her career in Oncology in the area of Cancer Registry, becoming a Certified Tumor Registrar in 2010. The Cancer Registry is the quality department of a cancer program. She has successfully led two new programs during their initial Commission on Cancer surveys.
Dianna Kouns, RN, BSN, OCN
Dianna received an Associate Degree of Nursing in 1993 from Midway College. She later returned to Midway where she completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2008. She also holds a national certification in Oncology Nursing. Dianna’s work experience began with trauma nursing at a level one trauma center. She then transitioned to Oncology in 1998 where she has performed in several areas of patient care and staff management.