Eric Luk, MD

Dr. Eric Luk joined Messino Cancer Centers in March 2023. He completed medical school at Tulane University School of Medicine, an internal medicine residency at the University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School and a hematology and oncology fellowship at Ochsner Health. He is a Board-certified oncologist specializing in thoracic oncology and has experience treating a variety of cancers including head and neck cancers and aggressive brain tumors. During his fellowship in 2020, he was awarded the CHEST Foundation COVID-19 community-based grant to address food insecurity of cancer patients.

Dr. Luk focuses on patient-first care and improving the quality of life for all patients. He is passionate about properly educating patients about their diagnosis and treatment in order to help them make more informed health decisions.

He enjoys running and fishing.

From my experience, Dr. Luk is the most thorough and patient physician I have ever encountered. He is very knowledgeable and caring as well. I would highly recommend him to anyone needing an oncologist.
Jeanne B.
Dr. Luk is an outstanding doctor. He is compassionate and thorough. He listens to my concerns and is interested in my well being.
Wanda G.
Dr. Luk has given me 100 percent of his attention. He puts me at ease when we talk. He makes sure my needs are met. I'm so grateful to have him as my doctor.
Lynette B.
Dr. Luk , was very patient , he took the time to explain my newly diagnosed medical condition and the best possible treatment options.
Leta M.
Very lnformative Very good Doctor to patients relationship. He taught me things I didn't know. Very good Doctor.
Paula H.


Fellowship Hematology and Oncology:

Ochsner Health

New Orleans, Louisiana

Residency in Internal Medicine:

University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School

Worcester, Massachusetts

Doctor of Medicine:

Tulane University School of Medicine

New Orleans, Louisiana


Board certified in Medical Oncology

Board certified in Hematology

Board certified in Internal Medicine


American Society of Clinical Oncology

American Society of Hematology

International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer


Dr. Luk is available for appointments in Asheville and Sylva.