Pradyumna D. Phatak, MD

Division Chief, Hematology/Medical Oncology

Specialty: Hematology And Medical Oncology
Languages Spoken: English
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About Me

Credentials and Certifications
Board Certifications
  • 1989, Medical Oncology, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • 1985, Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • 1988, Hematology, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • 07/01/1985-06/01/1988, Strong Memorial Hospital
  • 07/01/1982-06/01/1985, Unity Health System
Medical Education
  • 1981, Christian Medical College

Pradyumna (Prad) Phatak MD is the Division Chief, Hematology/Medical Oncology, Medical Director, Lipson Cancer Institute and Chair of Medicine at Rochester General Hospital. He is board certified in Internal medicine, hematology and Medical Oncology. He has won numerous teaching and research awards and has been an NIH-funded researcher. He has over 100 publications and is currently involved with several active projects. He carries titles of Clinical professor of Medicine at the UR school of Medicine and Clinical Professor of Oncology at Roswell Park Cancer Institute.


Personal Interests

Iron overload, Anemia, Hematologic malignancies

Languages Spoken
  • English


Locations and Directions

Main Location Lipson Cancer and Blood Center at RGH 1425 Portland Ave
Box 233
Rochester, NY 14621
Office Phone: (585) 922-4020
Driving Directions Currently Not Accepting New Patients
Mary Gooley Hemophilia Center 1415 Portland Ave
Ste 500
Rochester, NY 14621
Office Phone: (585) 922-5700
Driving Directions Call (585) 922-9260 for Availability

Insurance Plans Accepted

  • Aetna Healthcare
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage Plan
  • Beacon Health (Value Options) Behavioral Health
  • Cigna Healthcare
  • Corvel (formerly CareIQ)
  • ElderONE
  • Emblem Health
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield (BCBS)
  • Fidelis Care
  • Fidelis Care Medicare Plans
  • First Niagara Business Works (Key Insurance)
  • Highmark BCBS
  • Independent Health Commercial/Medicare
  • Lifetime Benefits (RMSCO)
  • Magnacare
  • Martin 's Point (US Family Health Plan)
  • Medicare
  • MetraComp
  • Molina Healthcare Plans
  • Multi Plan
  • MVP Healthcare
  • NY Medicaid
  • OneCall Medical
  • Pomco
  • The Empire Plan (United HealthCare)
  • TriCare
  • United Healthcare
  • Univera Healthcare
  • Veterans Administration (VA)
  • Wellcare of NY / Today 's Option

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