Get to know Hematologist and Oncologist Dr. Stanley Waintraub, who serves the Hackensack, New Jersey area at several area hospitals.
Dr. Waintraub is actively involved in breast cancer research. His findings have been published in several prestigious medical journals, including the the American Journal of Roentgenology. Throughout his esteemed career, Dr. Waintraub has earned many accolades and honors for his medical practice. He has been named Inside Jersey Top Doctors for Cancer five years in a row as well as America’s Top Doctors for Cancer ten years running.
Dr. Waintraub received his medical degree from New York Medical College. He completed his residency at Metropolitan Hospital Center, New York, NY in internal medicine, and conducted his fellowship training at Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY in hematology and at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in medical oncology. He has over thirty years of experience in the fields and has been board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in internal medicine, hematology, and medical oncology.
Dr. Waintraub holds an appointment at Hackensack University Medical Center. He is a member of the American College of Physicians, American Medical Association, American Society of Hematology, American Society of Clinical Oncology, and the Bergen County Medical Society. He also champions the concept of precision medicine for breast cancer—refining customized therapies, eliminating chemotherapy when possible, and using next-generation genetic sequencing and other molecular strategies to improve the treatment of breast cancer.
A hematologist-oncologist is a physician who specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and/or prevention of blood diseases and cancers such as iron-deficiency anemia, hemophilia, sickle-cell disease, leukemia and lymphoma. They will be trained in hematology, the study of blood and oncology, the study of cancer, but will specialize in treating blood cancers, such as Hodgkins and non-Hodgkins lymphomas, leukemias and multiple myelomas. A hematologist-oncologist may also specialize in the management of solid tumors.
Dr. Waintraub is the founder of the Post San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium at John Theurer Cancer Center, which attracts hundreds of participants every year. He has been awarded the Lederle Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching and is affiliated with several hospitals throughout the Hackensack region.
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Through his FindATopDoc.com Profile: https://www.findatopdoc.com/doctor/2403602-Stanley-Waintraub-hematologist-oncologist-Hackensack-NJ-07601, he can also be reached via a hospital website: https://www.hackensackumc.org. His phone numbers are: 201-996-5900 and 201-996-5863. Dr. Waintraub is based out of Hackensack, New Jersey.
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