Doctors Who Speak Your Language

We established Iowa Cancer Specialists to ensure that the people of the Quad Cities have access to the latest breakthroughs in the treatment of cancer and non-cancer blood disorders.

Our roots in this community run deep. Our families live here, and the people we treat continue to be part of our daily lives long after their treatment is finished. 

Susannah Friemel, M.D.

Susannah Friemel, M.D.

Dr. Friemel earned her medical degree from Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine. She completed her internal medicine residency at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, Texas, and her fellowship in hematology and medical oncology at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. She is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology.

Linda Jager, M.D.

Linda Jager, M.D.

Dr. Jager is a general medicine physician that received her medical degree from the Indiana School of Medicine.  She graduated Manga Cum Laue at the University of Southern Indiana with a Bachelor of Science in biology.  She worked as a Family Medicine Resident at Genesis Medical Center and as a Palliative Care Director for Genesis Family Medical Center. She also has experience in Functional Medicine for a more individualized, science-based approach that addresses the root cause of disease.  Her diverse background in family medicine, wound care, emergency room care, pathology, functional and palliative care is an asset at Iowa Cancer Specialists. 

Tami Sheldon, A.R.N.P.

Tami Sheldon, A.R.N.P.

Tami attended Illinois State University where she completed a bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science and Fitness.  She finished additional education at Chamberlain University graduating with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing.  After working as a registered nurse in obstetrics, family planning and open-heart surgery, Tami pursued a master’s degree from the University of Cincinnati and is a Board Certified Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner. 
As a nurse practitioner, she has provided care for women in a community health care setting here in the Quad Cities.  More recently she had the opportunity to work in pain management, but her passion has always been for women’s health.

No words can express how you touched Tom and me with your warm loving hands and hearts. While facing this juncture in our lives it was always comforting to see all of your smiling faces. You helped our days be a little lighter.

Thomas & Roxanna Moritz