Dr. Maqsood Amjad, MD

Dr. Maqsood Amjad, MD

Medical Oncology  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Maqsood Amjad, MD is a medical oncology specialist in Hamilton, NJ and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from King Edward Medical University in 1989 and specializes in medical oncology and hematology.Read his story

2575 Klockner Rd

Hamilton, NJ 08690

Contact Information

(609) 681-5241

Insurance Accepted

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Amjad performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Blood Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 88% of peers
Anal and Rectal Cancer
high
more than 85% of peers

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Dr. Amjad's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Amjad "Dr. Maqsood Amjad is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in the management of a wide variety of cancers and blood disorders. Treating patients in the Somerset, Middlesex and Mercer Counties of New Jersey, he is actively involved in clinical research as a community oncologist. Dr. Amjad received his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore , Pakistan. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, an affiliate of University of Illinois and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he also served as the Chief Fellow. After completing his fellowship, he joined Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey faculty as a Clinical Instructor. Dr. Amjad serves as the Director of RWJHB Cancer Center in Hamilton, New Jersey, Chief of Oncology at RWJUH-Somerset and as the Division Director of Oncology at JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey. He is also the chairman of the Cancer Committee at RWJUH-Somerset and serves on the IRB and Credentials committees. He is on the staff as a clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS). He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH). He is a member of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central Jersey. Medical Education: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan Residency: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois Fellowship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ-RWJMS), New Brunswick, New Jersey Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi "

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Amjad "I understand that a cancer diagnosis is life-changing. I strive to instill hope back into every cancer patient who is beginning a journey that can be scary, painful and uncertain. I want you to have confidence in my caring and successful approach to treat your cancer. I take the time to carefully listen to the physical and emotional feelings you're experiencing, and address any questions or concerns in a way that makes sense. I explain your complex medical condition in depth and offer solutions in a straightforward manner, delivered with the utmost compassion."

2  Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology

2  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

66  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • King Edward Medical University
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Mercy Hospital and Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Mercy Hospital and Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Umdnj Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Amjad has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Amjad's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Amjad to family and friends
8 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Amjad's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Amjad is a very caring physician. He spends as much time with you as you need.
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