Lauren Elreda, M.D.
Hematology/Oncology
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Lauren Elreda, M.D.

Hematology/Oncology

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Accepts New Patients
Gender: Female
Language: English

About

Specialties and Expertise

Personal Statement

Cancer is a part of medicine that is complex and has many unanswered questions. As time goes on, the field of oncology continues to dramatically change in ways that I am fortunate to be a part of. My personal interest is in taking care of patients with gastrointestinal cancers. With the advent of more personalized medicine, I am able to offer patients more individualized and targeted therapies. The goals of these therapies are to help patients live longer and provide a better quality of life. It is important to inform patients of all aspects of their disease so they are able to be an active participant in their care. I am also involved in clinical research with hopes to advance our current standard treatments. I work alongside our surgeons, radiation oncologists, radiologists, gastroenterologists, interventional radiologists, medical oncologists and other sub specialists to ensure that patients are provided with a comprehensive assessment and plan of care. I want patients to know that I, along with my team, will take all the steps to ensure that they receive the care they deserve.

Research

Credentials

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Clinical and Academic Positions

  • Assistant Attending Physician - NewYork-Presbyterian Queens
  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine - Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education and Training

  • M.D., Ross University School of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine (Dominica, WI), 2003
  • B.A., Hunter College, City University of New York, 1999

Insurance

Insurance Plans Accepted

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Locations and Appointments