Supportive Care & Survivorship Expert
Dr. Lustberg specializes in the management of breast cancer, combining compassionate care with the latest improvements in treatment and survivorship. She received her medical doctorate, as well as her Internal Medicine internship and residency from the University of Maryland Medicine School. Following, she completed her Hematology and Oncology fellowship at the Ohio State University.
Currently, Dr. Maryam Lustberg is the director of Supportive Care at The James, breast cancer survivorship for the Stefanie Spielman Comprehensive Breast Center, and the Breast Cancer Survivorship Care Committee. Furthermore, Dr. Lustberg conducts NIH-funded research focused on improving the outcomes of breast cancer patients and studying biological markers that could help identify recurrence and treatment toxicity sooner.
Dr. Maryam Lustberg is a recipient of many awards; she was named to the Castle Connolly list of “Regional Top Doctors” from 2019 and 2020, was rated by Forbes as one of the top 27 breast medical oncologists in the nation, and has consistently received the Patient Satisfaction Award (given to the top 10% of providers nationally for patient satisfaction).
Dr. Lustberg has collaborated with Dr. Joe Explains on our Metastatic Breast Cancer and Hepatocellular Carcinoma (liver cancer) Caregiving booklets.