John T. Comerci, Jr, MD

Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences; Director of Gynecologic Oncology at the UPMC CancerCenter at UPMC Passavant



Dr Comerci’s research interests include cervical and ovarian malignancies. Specific targets of his work include:

  • Vaccine therapies for cervical and ovarian cancer
  • Combining biologic and immunologic therapies with traditional therapies in the
    treatment of ovarian carcinoma
  • Intraperitoneal therapy for ovarian carcinoma
  • Photodynamic therapy for the treatment of preinivasive and invasive disease of the cervix