Dr. Ivan R. Aksentijevich, MD

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Dr. Ivan R. Aksentijevich, MD

Medical Oncology | Male

Virginia Cancer Specialists 4660 Kenmore Ave Ste 1018, Alexandria, VA 22304 Get Directions
(571) 483-1801

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After working as a research scientist at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD, Dr. Aksentijevich completed a 3-year residency...   Read More

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      I would like to thank all my patients and family for providing feedback that will be shared with others.

      You feedback is valued and will help me continuously improve the patient's care and experience in my practice.

      Please do not hesitate to contact me or my staff at 571-483-1801 if you have a concern.

      Thank you.

      Dr. Ivan Aksentijevich

      in Springfield va |
      He is very nice, he takes his time with you, let's you know everything about your health and his plans to how he is going to help you. There are few times where we just walked in and he was kind enough to see us. I am so glad he is taking care of my dad.
      in Alexandria va |
      Intelligent, knowledgeable, personable. The best patient's advocate. I completely trust him. There should me more docs like him.
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      Specialties

      • Medical Oncology
      • Hematology

      Board Certifications

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      • Hematology
      • Medical Oncology

      Conditions Treated

      • Acute Leukemia
      • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
      • All Lymphoma
      • Bile Duct Cancer
      • Burkitt's Lymphoma
      • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
      • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
      • Gallbladder Cancer
      • Hodgkin's Disease
      • Larynx Conditions
      • Lymphoma
      • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
      • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
      • Mast Cell Diseases
      • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
      • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
      • Myeloma
      • Myeloproliferative Disorders
      • Nodular Lymphoma
      • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
      • Oral Cancer
      • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
      • Pleural Cancer
      • Prostate Cancer
      • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
      • Thrombosis

      Procedures Performed

      • Bone Marrow Biopsy
      • Thoracentesis

      Background Check

      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

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      • 0
        Sanctions

        No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      • 0
        Board Actions

        No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      Education

      • Medical School
        University Of Belgrade

        Graduated in 1986

      • Internship Hospital
        Internal Medicine St Agnes Hospital

        Completed in 1998

      • Residency Hospital
        Internal Medicine St Agnes Hospital

        Completed in 2000

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Hematology Johns Hopkins Hospital

        Completed in 2003

        Medical Oncology Johns Hopkins Hospital

        Completed in 2003

      • Undergraduate School
        University Belgrade Sch Med

        Graduated in 1986

      • Other Education
        Biotechnology Fellowship National Cancer Institute In Bethesda, MD

        Completed in 1996

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Bosnian
      • Croatian
      • French
      • Serbian
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Medical Oncology
      • Board certified in Hematology and Medical Oncology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Aksentijevich says...

      After working as a research scientist at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD, Dr. Aksentijevich completed a 3-year residency program in Internal Medicine, followed by a 3-year fellowship in Medical Oncology and Hematology.  He has been in private practice with the Virginia Cancer Specialists for more than 12 years.

      At the National Cancer Institute, his area of research focused on malignant hematology. This interest continued during his training at Johns Hopkins University where he cared for patients afflicted with various types of lymphomas, myelomas, leukemias and other malignant hematologic disorders.  He was involved in several studies and published many articles in peered-reviewed journals.

      Dr. Ivan Aksentijevich is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Hematology. He is the current chair of the department of Medicine, the chair of the Cancer Committee and the Director of the Blood Bank Committee, all at Alexandria Hospital.

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      Dr. Aksentijevich says...

      I would like to thank all my patients and family for providing feedback that will be shared with others.

      You feedback is valued and will help me continuously improve the patient's care and experience in my practice.

      Please do not hesitate to contact me or my staff at 571-483-1801 if you have a concern.

      Thank you.

      Dr. Ivan Aksentijevich