Michael Finan, MD, FACS

Gynecologic Oncologist, Medical Director of Singing River Cancer Center, & Chief of Women's Health


Dr. Michael Finan is the only Gynecologic Oncologist on the Mississippi Gulf Coast, specializing in the diagnosis, care, and treatment of women with cancers of the reproductive system. He is dedicated to treating all areas related to gynecological cancers by using the least-invasive procedures available.

He served as the Cancer Center Director of the University of South Alabama (USA) Mitchell Cancer Institute from 2014‐2018. Dr. Finan has been named one of the top Gynecologic Oncologists in the United States by U.S. News and World Report for several years.

He was a co-investigator on a $1.3 million NCI funded grant to study a new screening test for ovarian cancer, he is a co‐inventor on 6 patents filed, 2 issued patents related to this novel ovarian cancer screening technology.

Married for 36 years to wife Melinda, adopted boy‐girl twins from Russia in 1998, they are now 25.

Dr. Finan joined the Singing River Health System Team in April 2020 and serves as Medical Director of Singing River Cancer Center and Singing River’s Chief of Women’s Health.

Dr. Finan is an excellent resource for our community and you may be interested in talking to your doctor about a referral to see him if you have been diagnosed with:

• Ovarian Cancer
• Uterine (Endometrial) Cancer
• Cervical Cancer
• Vaginal Cancer
• Vulvar Cancer
• Ovarian mass suspicious for cancer
• Abnormal pap during pregnancy
• Conditions requiring complex, technically difficult gynecologic surgery
• Personal history of breast cancer diagnosed prior to the age of 50
• Family history of breast and/or ovarian cancer

Find out more about Women’s Cancer diagnosis and treatment at Singing River by clicking here.



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