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

    • 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

Locations & insurance

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09/18/2018
"I recently moved to another state but I refuse to move my care elsewhere. This practice has overseen my care for the past two years. I have been the recipient of the best care and am eternally grateful for all that has been done for me."
08/28/2018
"The medical attention is excellent."
06/28/2018
"Dr. Seetharamu is extremely caring and supportive. She takes her time explaining things and answering my questions."
06/27/2018
"Dr. Seetharamu is one of your BEST doctors on your staff."
06/05/2018
"Considering my condition she understands me and shows a lot of compassion. I am very comfortable with her, I can't ask for a better person/Physician."
05/11/2018
"Yes, I me confidence with care provider. They so good."
04/14/2018
"Dr. Seetharamu is the most caring physician I know I wouldn't want to use anyone else. She is very understanding and explains everything to you. She is a wonderful dr. and human being."
03/09/2018
"I have only good things to say about this practice. "
03/08/2018
"Dr. Seetharamu is approachable and pleasant. I certainly would recommend her and her practice!"
12/07/2017
"Absolutely recommending excellent dr."
12/05/2017
"Excellent care by Dr. Seetharamu!!!"
12/02/2017
"no more needs to be said, very at ease and confident with Dr. Seetharamu"
11/27/2017
"Dr. Seetharamu is terrific. She is very extremely knowledgeable about my disease and the treatment I need, caring and compassionate."
11/20/2017
"Excellent doctor - no reservations."
09/26/2017
"Dr. Seetharamu and her team are very professional, friendly, nice, I have much confidence."
09/21/2017
"Dr. Seetharamu is one of the most helpful, informative and caring doctors I have ever dealt with. She is always there for me even on the weekends or her days off. I would recommend her to anyone who needs the best doctor."
09/13/2017
"Very good -"
08/05/2017
"I would definitely recommend Dr. Seetharamu."
07/26/2017
"Dr. Seetharamu is very knowledgeable, friendly & thorough."
07/06/2017
"Caring. "
05/18/2017
"She's wonderful."
05/16/2017
"she is the best"
03/13/2017
"I haven't known Dr. Seetharamu for a long time, but I have the utmost confidence in her."
01/25/2017
"only good experience"
10/30/2016
"She is always caring & listens."
10/14/2016
"Good."
09/14/2016
"Dr. Seetharamu put me at ease from the first visit with her."
09/10/2016
"Dr. Seetharamu is the most professional, courteous, accessible, caring Doctor I've ever had, and currently I have 9 doctors."
09/03/2016
"Good experience."
07/21/2016
"Dr. Seetharamu is the most caring, compassionate and knowledgeable doctor we have ever seen. She is genuine and truly wants to help her patients. She is honest."
07/02/2016
"Dr. Seetharamu is the best, and I would recommend her to everyone."
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
"She is the best doctor I have ever dealt with -"
02/16/2016
"Everything was good."
01/20/2016
"She is a wonderful caring dr. and person who helps put your mind at ease & listens to you - very important."

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