About

About

I am a medical oncologist who specializes in cancers of head and neck and thoracic malignancies (lung cancer, mesothelioma, thymic tumors). I am actively involved in clinical research and serve as the institutional principal investigator on many clinical trials at Northwell Heath. I am also the associate program director for the hematology/oncology fellowship program.

Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Hematology - American Board of IM/Hematology

    • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

    • Medical Oncology - American Board of IM/Medical Oncology

    • Hospice/Palliative Medicine - American Board of IM/Hospice and Palliative Med

  • Academic titles

    • Associate Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

  • Medical school

    • Gulbarga University

  • Residencies

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

  • Internships

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

  • Fellowships

    • New York University School of Medicine

  • Affiliations

Locations & insurance

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07/25/2019
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07/24/2019
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07/23/2019
"A+."
06/06/2019
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05/03/2019
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03/06/2019
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02/15/2019
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01/22/2019
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12/18/2018
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12/18/2018
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12/04/2018
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11/30/2018
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11/04/2018
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09/18/2018
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08/28/2018
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06/28/2018
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06/27/2018
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06/05/2018
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05/11/2018
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04/14/2018
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03/09/2018
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03/08/2018
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12/07/2017
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12/05/2017
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12/02/2017
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11/27/2017
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11/20/2017
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09/26/2017
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09/21/2017
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09/13/2017
"Very good -"
08/05/2017
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07/26/2017
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07/06/2017
"Caring. "
05/18/2017
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05/16/2017
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03/13/2017
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01/25/2017
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10/30/2016
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10/14/2016
"Good."
09/14/2016
"Dr. Seetharamu put me at ease from the first visit with her."
09/10/2016
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09/03/2016
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07/21/2016
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07/02/2016
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06/18/2016
"Dr. Seetharamu makes me feel very well-cared for. One of the things we discussed was further hearing loss, and she requested a copy of my last audiogram for comparison. I am also very impressed with the teamwork she and all my doctors have shown to get me ready with necessary dental work before radiation."
06/06/2016
"Excellent treatment!"
03/08/2016
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02/16/2016
"Everything was good."
01/20/2016
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