Dr. Neeharika S. Makani recently received her board-certification in Hematology from the American Board of Internal Medicine. This achievement is a testament to Dr. Makani's qualifications and expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of blood cancers such as leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma. Dr. Makani also possesses additional board-certifications in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology. She received her medical degree from Boston University in Boston, MA. She performed her internship and residency in Internal Medicine, as well as a fellowship in Hematology-Oncology, at the University of California in Los Angeles (UCLA). She completed an additional fellowship in Hematology-Oncology at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, in Boston, MA. Dr. Makani is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the American Society of Hematology, the American College of Physicians and the Polk County Medical Association.
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Dr. Makani's Care Philosophy
Dr. Neeharika S. Makani is devoted to enhancing the quality and breadth of services for her cancer patients, their families and the community. This is why she participates in clinical research and actively enrolls patients in nationally run clinical trials. She is committed to care that involves her patient's physical, emotional, psychological and spiritual needs. Dr. Makani chose Watson Clinic's Cancer & Research Center (CRC) because it achieved the Outstanding Achievement Award from the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer (CoC) with seven commendations as the only free standing facility in Florida. In an effort to provide collaborative care with the latest advancements in research to her patients, Dr. Makani also selected the CRC because it is a member of the Moffitt Oncology Network. Dr. Makani shares her expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of various cancers at speaking engagements, educational institutions and as the author of numerous publications.
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