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Dr. Meekoo Dhar, MD

Hematology* Age 54
Dr. Meekoo Dhar, MD
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Dr. Meekoo Dhar, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Staten Island, NY.
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Dr. Meekoo Dhar, MD

Hematology* Age 54
Staten Island, NY
Accepting new patients
Dr. Meekoo Dhar, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Staten Island, NY.

About

Dr. Meekoo Dhar, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Staten Island, NY. They graduated from University of Kashmir and completed a residency at New York Methodist Hosp, Hematology/Oncology New York Methodist Hosp, Internal Medicine. They currently practice at Northwell Health and are affiliated with Staten Island University Hospital. Dr. Dhar has experience treating conditions like Breast Carcinoma, Male Breast Carcinoma and Ductal Carcinoma in Situ among other conditions at varying frequencies. At present, Dr. Dhar received an average rating of 4.0/5 from patients and has been reviewed 13 times. Their office accepts new patients. Dr. Dhar is board certified in Hematology and accepts multiple insurance plans.

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Locations

  1. 1 Northwell Health
    256 Mason Ave # C, Staten Island, NY 10305

Experience and Background Check

Breast Carcinoma
Male Breast Carcinoma
Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
Breast Carcinoma
Male Breast Carcinoma
Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
Breast Lump
Breast Cancer
Uterine Cancer
Anemia
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Bladder Cancer
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Cancer
Cervical Cancer
Cholangiocarcinoma
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Coagulation Disorders
Colorectal Cancer
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Endocrine Gland Cancer
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Hemophilia
Hodgkin's Disease
Hypercoagulable State
Hypothalamus Cancer
Immune Thrombocytopenia
Kidney Cancer
Leukocytopenia
Leukocytosis
Limb Pain
Liver Cancer
Lobular Carcinoma
Lung Cancer
Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Myeloma
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Myeloproliferative Disorders
Nausea
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Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Osteosarcoma
Ovarian Cancer
Pancytopenia
Peritoneal Cancer
Polycythemia Rubra Vera
Primary Hypercoagulable State
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Skin Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Thrombocytosis
Thyroid Cancer
Tobacco Use Disorder
Urinary Tract Cancer
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Vitamin B Deficiency
Vitamin B12 Anemia
Vitamin B12 Deficiency
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Biopsy of Breast
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Immunization Administration
Acquired Hemolytic Anemia
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Leukemia
Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 3
Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Administrative Physical
Adrenal Gland Cancer
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Amyloidosis
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma
Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma, ALK Positive
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Astrocytoma
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Biliary Tract Cancer
Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
Brain Cancer
Burkitt's Lymphoma
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Central Cyanosis
Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia
Chronic Pulmonary Embolism
Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
Colon Cancer
Constipation
Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma
Dehydration
Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma
Diffuse Lymphoblastic Lymphoma
Esophageal Cancer
Ewing's Sarcoma
Extramedullary Plasmacytoma
Fallopian Tube Cancer
Fever
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Foot Infection
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gastroptosis
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Hemochromatosis
Hereditary Amyloidosis
Hypogammaglobulinemia
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Jejunum Cancer
Joint Pain
Kaposi's Sarcoma
Laryngeal Cancer
Lymphocytosis
Lymphoma
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Lymphosarcoma
Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
Male Breast Cancer
Malignant Mediastinal Tumor
Malignant Pituitary Gland Tumor
Mantle Cell Lymphoma
Marginal Zone Lymphoma
Maternal Anemia
Mediastinal Tumors
Medulloblastoma
Melanoma
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Meningiomas
Metastatic Breast Cancer
Mixed-Cellularity Hodgkins Lymphoma
Muscle Spasm
Mycosis Fungoides
Myeloid Sarcoma
Nail Infection
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neutropenia
Nodular Lymphoma
Oral Cancer
Pancreatic Cancer
Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
Penile Cancer
Penile Carcinoma
Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
Pernicious Anemia
Pineal Region Tumors
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Prostate Cancer
Purpura
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Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
Refractory Anemia with Sideroblasts
Reticulosarcoma
Schwannoma
Sebaceous Cysts
Secondary Hypertension
Secondary Malignancies
Shortness of Breath
Sickle Cell Disease
Sickle Cell Hemoglobin SS Disease
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Skin
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Testicular Cancer
Thalassemia
Thalassemia Minor
Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
Thrush
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Tongue Cancer
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Urethra Cancer
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Uterine Adnexa Cancer
Vaginal Cancer
von Willebrand Disease
Vulvar Cancer
Vulvovaginal Rhabdomyosarcoma
Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
Cancer Screening
Erythropoietin Test
Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
Flu Shot
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Oral Cancer Screening
Plasmapheresis
Skin Screenings
Thoracentesis

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Jan 03, 2022
I didn’t care so much about bedside manner. I needed a great oncologist and that she is! Her assistance is hands down wonderful. Having cancer is terrifying, we know that our survival is at stake. She’s cutthroat and I’d choose her anyway.
B — Jan 03, 2022
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About Me

Care Philosophy
  • Meekoo Dhar, MD, is a Hematologist/Medical oncologist who practices at Staten Island University Hospital (SIUH) and SIUH Prince‚Äôs Bay. She specializes in managing breast cancer and gynecologic malignancies, such as ovarian, cervical and uterine cancers. She also treats blood related diseases and benign hematologic conditions such as anemia and clotting disorders. ‚ÄúI‚Äôm very thorough in my evaluation of my patients and take my time with them,‚Äù she says. ‚ÄúI believe in taking care of the whole person and not just the disease.‚Äù Her treatment approach is grounded in the latest evidence-based medicine and clinical research. She is actively involved in studying the safety and efficacy of medical therapies for breast and ovarian cancers. Dr. Dhar has been passionate about helping others since she was a child. ‚ÄúI can't think of a better way to express that passion than taking care of cancer patients,‚Äù she says. She attended medical school at the University of Kashmir and completed her internal medicine residency and a Hematology-Oncology fellowship at New York Presbyterian, Brooklyn Methodist Hospital. At Northwell Health, Dr. Dhar works as a team with pathologists, radiologists, radiation oncologists, surgical oncologists, breast surgeons, and gynecologic oncologists to create personalized treatment plans. Residents and fellows, nurse practitioners and medical assistants are also an important part of the care team. ‚ÄúWe have a nice camaraderie,‚Äù she says. ‚ÄúWe don‚Äôt hesitate to reach out to each other and make it a point to discuss each patient‚Äôs care.‚Äù Dr. Dhar is an Assistant Professor at the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell and Program Director of the Hematology and Medical Oncology fellowship program at Staten Island University Hospital. She feels it is her duty to educate the next generation of Hematologists and Oncologists. She is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the American Society of Hematology, and the American Medical Association. She also provides pro bono cancer consultation services to physicians and their patients through the India Association of the Garden State and the Kashmiri Overseas Association. Dr. Dhar finds the long-lasting relationships she develops with patients and their families a fulfilling part of her work. ‚ÄúIt‚Äôs very rewarding to make a difference in other people‚Äôs lives.‚Äù
Care Philosophy
Biography
  • Dr. Meekoo Dhar, MD is a hematology specialist in Staten Island, NY. She specializes in Hematology and Medical Oncology.
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Specialties*
Hematology
Medical Oncology
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Education

Medical Education

Medical Education
  • University of Kashmir
Medical Education

Board Certifications

Board Certifications
  • Hematology, Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
Board Certifications
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Residency

Residency Hospital
  • New York Methodist Hosp, Hematology/Oncology New York Methodist Hosp, Internal Medicine
Residency Hospital

Fellowship

Fellowship Hospital
  • NY Meth Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
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New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Meekoo Dhar, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Dhar's profile.

Dr. Dhar frequently treats the following conditions: Breast Carcinoma, Male Breast Carcinoma and Ductal Carcinoma in Situ. See more on Sharecare.

Dr. Meekoo Dhar, MD is affiliated with Staten Island University Hospital.

Yes, Dr. Meekoo Dhar, MD holds board certification in Hematology, Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Staten Island University Hospital

    475 Seaview Ave, Staten Island, NY

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