An oncology social worker’s focus is to provide counseling and other services to relieve distress to you and your family through all phases of cancer. We can help you enhance coping skills, address financial concerns, transportation hurdles, social security and disability issues, insurance needs and changes in status of care. If you find yourself in need of one of our social work services, please reach out to one of our team members below.



Social Work Manager

Catherine Lindner, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C
(407) 303-2055

Cancer Institute of Florida

Darcy Fritz, MSW, LCSW
(407) 303-2800 Ext.110-1733


Gynecologic Oncology/Infusion Center

Ashley Beaver, MSW, LCSW
(407) 303-2476


Neurologic Oncology/Cancer Institute of Florida

Danielle Carrasquillo, MSW, RCSWI

(407) 303-5902


Radiation Oncology

Elena Saldamando, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C
(407) 303-2032


Bone Marrow Transplant                               

Paula Brumback, MSW, LCSW                           
(407) 303-2078

Geena Festa, MSW, R-CSWI 
(407) 303-2800 Extension #1104316

Winter Park:

Radiation Oncology/Infusion Center

Nicole Lively, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C
(407) 646-7785



Radiation Oncology

Maria Nemec-Black, MSW, LCSW
(407) 303-2294

Cancer Institute of Florida and Infusion Center

Genevieve Baranuk, MSW, LCSW
(407) 200-4055


East Orlando:

Radiation Oncology/Cancer Institute of Florida/Infusion Center

Toni Marzella, MSW, LCSW, ACHP-SW
(407) 303-6638



Radiation Oncology /Premier Hematology and Oncology/Infusion Center

Darlene Gonzalez, MSW, LCSW
(407) 944-5284



Kathy Payares, MSW, LCSW
(407) 303-4641

Need Assistance?

For additional questions, fill out our online assistance form and a social worker will contact you within 48 business hours.