Board-Certified: Medical Oncology, Hematology
“I understand that a cancer diagnosis is life-changing. I strive to instill hope back into every cancer patient who is beginning a journey that can be scary, painful and uncertain. I want you to have confidence in my caring and successful approach to treat your cancer. I take the time to carefully listen to the physical and emotional feelings you’re experiencing and address any questions or concerns in a way that makes sense. I explain your complex medical condition in depth and offer solutions in a straightforward manner, delivered with the utmost compassion.”
While Dr. Amjad provides oncologic care for all types of adult cancers, he has a special interest in the management of lung, colorectal, breast, genitourinary cancers, and lymphomas. He is trained in the management of hematologic malignancies and non-malignant hematology. He also carries a special interest in holistic approaches during the management of cancer.
Fellowship: Hematology/Oncology, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
Residency: Internal Medicine, University of Illinois / Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, IL
MD: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
Honors: NJ Top Docs, Top Doctor
Teaching Faculty: Clinical Professor, Rutgers Medical School, NJ
Leadership: Director of Medical Oncology Services at The Cancer Center at RWJUH, Hamilton, NJ. Section Chief, Medical Oncology, RWJUH, Hamilton, NJ. Chair, Cancer Committee, RWJUH, Hamilton, NJ. Director, Continuing Medical Education Program, RWJUH, Hamilton, NJ. Division Director, Department of Medical Oncology, Meridian JFK Medical Center, Edison, NJ
Member: American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Professional Advisory Board–Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey, Member Medical Advisory Panel (MAP), RWJUH, Hamilton, NJ, Member Institutional Review Committee (IRB), RWJUH, Somerset, NJ, Member Clinical Advisory Council, RWJBH, NJ
Special Interests: Breast cancer, colorectal cancer, general oncology, genitourinary cancers, hematologic malignancies and non-malignant hematology, holistic approach to cancer care, lymphomas, lung cancer
Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi
Listen to Dr. Amjad’s appearance on Heartbeat Radio on September 9th, 2018.