Dr. Gilbert Nyamuswa, MD

Dr. Gilbert Nyamuswa, MD

Hematology & Oncology | Male | 55 years old

EDUCATION Dr. Nyamuswa attended the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia prior to receiving his medical degree...Read more

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EDUCATION Dr. Nyamuswa attended the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia prior to receiving his medical degree from Godfrey Huggins School of...   Read More

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      Specialties

      • Hematology & Oncology
      • Internal Medicine
      • Oncology

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      • Hematology
      • Medical Oncology

      Conditions Treated

      • Acute Leukemia
      • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
      • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
      • Adrenal Gland Cancer
      • All Lymphoma
      • Anal and Rectal Cancer
      • Anal Disorders
      • Anemia
      • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Basal Cell Carcinoma
      • Bile Duct Cancer
      • Bladder Cancer
      • Bleeding Disorders
      • Blood Disorders
      • Bone Cancer
      • Bone Disorders
      • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
      • Brain Cancer
      • Brain Disorders
      • Breast Cancer
      • Breast Diseases
      • Burkitt's Lymphoma
      • Cancer
      • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
      • Cervical Cancer
      • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
      • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
      • Colorectal Cancer
      • Cryoglobulinemia
      • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
      • ENT Cancer
      • Esophageal Cancer
      • Eye Cancer
      • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Graft vs Host Disease
      • Gynecologic Cancer
      • Head and Neck Cancer
      • Hodgkin's Disease
      • Hypercoagulable State
      • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
      • Kaposi's Sarcoma
      • Kidney Cancer
      • Laryngeal Cancer
      • Leukocytosis
      • Liver Cancer
      • Lung Cancer
      • Lymphocytosis
      • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
      • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
      • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
      • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
      • Mast Cell Diseases
      • Melanoma
      • Meningiomas
      • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
      • Myeloma
      • Myeloproliferative Disorders
      • Neuroendocrine Tumors
      • Neutropenia
      • Nodular Lymphoma
      • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
      • Oral Cancer
      • Osteosarcoma
      • Ovarian Cancer
      • Pancreatic Cancer
      • Pancytopenia
      • Parathyroid Cancer
      • Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
      • Pleura Cancer
      • Pleural Cancer
      • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
      • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
      • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
      • Prostate Cancer
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Purpura
      • Secondary Malignancies
      • Sickle Cell Disease
      • Skin Cancer
      • Small Intestine Cancer
      • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
      • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
      • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
      • Stomach Cancer
      • Stomach Diseases
      • Testicular Cancer
      • Thalassemia
      • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
      • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
      • Thrombocytosis
      • Thrombosis
      • Thymomas
      • Thyroid Cancer
      • Tongue Cancer
      • Tonsil Cancer
      • Urinary Disorders
      • Uterine Cancer
      • Uterine Diseases
      • Vaginal Cancer
      • Vascular Disease
      • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
      • von Willebrand Disease

      Procedures Performed

      • Cancer Treatment
      • Chemotherapy
      • Thoracentesis

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        Sanctions

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        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Godfrey Huggins School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1985

      • Internship Hospital
        Harlem Hospital

        Completed in 1988

      • Residency Hospital
        Harlem Hospital

        Completed in 1990

      • Fellowship Hospital
        New York University Med Center

        Completed in 1993

      • Undergraduate School
        Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania

        Graduated in 1980

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Korean
      • Spanish
      • Tagalog
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Hematology & Oncology
      • Board certified in Hematology and Medical Oncology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      EDUCATION

      Dr. Nyamuswa attended the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia prior to receiving his medical degree from Godfrey Huggins School of Medicine, Zimbabwe in 1985. He completed his internship and residency at Harlem Hospital Center. In 1993, Dr. Nyamuswa completed his fellowship in hematology/oncology at NYU Medical Center as well as a fellowship in Biological Chemistry at Johns Hopkins University.

      EXPERIENCE

      Dr. Nyamuswa is a medical oncologist-hematologist at Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada (CCCN) and is licensed to practice in Nevada and Arizona. Dr. Nyamuswa is a trustee of the Southern Nevada Cancer Research Foundation and assistant investigator in CCOP trials.

      Prior to joining CCCN, Dr. Nyamuswa practiced medicine at Cancer & Blood Specialists of Nevada since 1997. He was also an Assistant Professor at the University of Nevada School of Medicine, attending physician at University Medical Center Outpatient Clinic and practiced at the Cancer & Hematology Center in Las Vegas.

      PERSONAL

      Dr. Nyamuswa is an avid cyclist. He is very interested in clinical studies that advance patient care.

      BOARD CERTIFIED

      • Medical Oncology
      • Hematology

      PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

      • American College of Physicians – Fellow