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Shantae Lucas, MD


Fellowship in Hematology and Oncology:

University of Kentucky College of Medicine


Residency in Internal Medicine, including Chief Resident Position:

University of Kentucky College of Medicine


Doctor of Medicine:

University of Kentucky College of Medicine


Bachelor’s in Biology:

Eastern Kentucky University



Board certified in Medical Oncology

Board certified in Hematology


American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)

American Society of Hematology (ASH)

Sub-Specialty Interests:

Head and neck malignancies

Breast cancer


In her spare time Dr. Lucas enjoys spending time with her family and Corgis.


Dr. Lucas is available for appointments in Asheville and Brevard.

Personal Statement:

Dr. Shantae Lucas joined Dr. Michael Messino in practice at Cancer Care of WNC in 1998.  She has established and grown the community outreach clinic in Brevard, NC.  She has served on multiple quality committees in her tenure in practice in the WNC region.

Dr. Lucas brings a calm, professional approach to patient care. Her attention to detail serves as an example for staff and colleagues. She is steadfast and consistent in her approach providing a strong sense of confidence and loyalty for her patients.