Medical Oncologist Costas Constantinou, MD will join UnityPoint Health®
UnityPoint Health® – Trinity is proud to welcome one of the area’s leading medical oncologists and hematologists to its award-winning cancer care team. Costas Constantinou, MD will join the UnityPoint Health team and Trinity Cancer Center, effective July 22, 2019.
“We are thrilled to welcome Dr. Constantinou to the UnityPoint Health family. He is an incredible oncologist who is deeply committed to the people he cares for. Cancer patients face physical and emotional challenges and Dr. Constantinou provides exceptional care and personal attention, so every patient can be comforted knowing they are in good hands. We’re excited to welcome him to the team,” says UnityPoint Health – Trinity President & CEO, Rick Seidler.
Dr. Constantinou has provided medical oncology and hematology services in the Quad Cities for nearly 20 years. He is board-certified in medical oncology, hematology and palliative medicine and completed his fellowship at the prestigious Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. He has been in private practice since 2006. His team includes Heather McCollough, ARNP and Megan Pikuza, ARNP. Dr. Constantinou has worked very closely with UnityPoint Health – Trinity for many years, serving as Medical Director of Oncology from 2007 to 2014, and Chief of Staff from 2013 to 2014.
“We work every day to provide the best quality cancer care right here in the Quad Cities. Dr. Constantinou and his team consistently provide dedicated, clinically excellent care with a focus on innovative, personalized treatment plans, putting the patient at the center of everything we do. Together, we will be able to offer the Quad Cities and Muscatine top notch, coordinated care and an overall better experience for them. Our goal is to treat the whole person and provide support every step of the way, so they may receive treatment close to family and friends,” says Alison Beardsley, Director of Oncology Services, UnityPoint Health – Trinity.