Michael B. Andrews, MD

Northwest Georgia Oncology Centers, P.C. Marietta Cancer Center 340 Kennestone Hospital Blvd.
Suite 200
Marietta, GA 30060
Phone: (770) 281-5100
Fax: (678) 581-7100

Michael B. Andrews, MD has treated all forms of cancer and blood disorders at Northwest Georgia Oncology Centers, P.C. since 1991. He has a special interest in treating patients with lung, breast and gastrointestinal cancers.

Dr. Andrews currently serves as the Chief Cancer Officer for WellStar Health System and an advisory board member for the Georgia Center for Oncology Research and Education (CORE). He is active in the STAT Lung Cancer Consultation Service and Breast and Gastrointestinal malignancy conferences and actively involved in cancer research and clinical trials to provide his patients with the most advanced cancer treatment available in Georgia.

Dr. Andrews provides patient-centered cancer care at NGOC’s Marietta Cancer Center.

Personal DataBirthplace: Evanston, IL
Undergraduate EducationBA in Industrial Engineering (High Honor), 1977
Special Studies, Biology & Chemistry, 1980
Georgia Institute of Technology
Atlanta, GA
Medical EducationDoctor of Medicine
Medical College of Georgia
Augusta, GA
September 1981 – June 1985
Postdoctoral TrainingINTERNSHIP
Internal Medicine
Vanderbilt University, Medical Center
Nashville, TN
July 1985 – June 1986

RESIDENCY
Internal Medicine
Vanderbilt University, Medical Center
Nashville, TN
July 1986 – June 1988

FELLOWSHIP
Hematology & Medical Oncology
Vanderbilt University, Medical Center
Nashville, TN
July 1988 – June 1991
Board CertificationAmerican Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, 1988
American Board of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology 1991, Recertified 2001 and 2011
American Board of Internal Medicine, Hematology 1994, Recertified 2001
Medical LicensureState of Georgia, 1991 (Active)
Professional SocietiesAmerican College of Physicians
American Society of Clinical Oncology
Medical Association of Georgia
Georgia Society of Clinical Oncology

HonorsChief Cancer Officer, WellStar Health System, 2010-Present
Georgia Center for Oncology Research and Education (CORE), Board of Directors
President, Georgia Society of Clinical Oncology, 1998 - 2000
President, Alpha Pi Mu, Industrial Engineering Honor Society
Phi Kappa Phi, Senior Honor Society
Tau Beta Pi, Engineering Honor Society
Executive Committee InterVarsity Christian Fellowship
PublicationsABSTRACTS:
MB Andrews, FA Greco, DH Johnson, JD Hainsworth. "Mitoxantrone, FU, and High Dose Leucovorin: An Effective Well Tolerated Regimen For Refractory Breast Cancer. ASCO Proceedings". Volume 9: 35, March 1990.

ARTICLES:
JD Hainsworth, MB Andrews, DH Johnson, FA Greco. "Mitoxantrone, Fluorouracil, and High Regimen for Metastatic Breast Cancer". Journal of Clinical Oncology, Volume 9: 1731-1735, October 1991.
JD Hainsworth, S Litchy, L Morrissey, MB Andrews, MGrimaldi, M McCarty, FA Greco. “Rituximab Plus Short – Duration Chemotherapy As First – Line Treatment for Follicular Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma: A Phase II Trial of the Minnie Pearl Cancer Research Network. Journal of Clinical Oncology, Page 1500-1506, March 2005.
Major Research InterestsClinical Trials (Oncology & Hematology)