Dr. Peter Sordillo, MD

Dr. Peter Sordillo, MD

Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Peter Sordillo, MD is an oncology doctor who practices in New York, NY. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 43 years.

51 E 82nd St # 1A

New York, NY 10028

Contact Information

(212) 737-5706

Insurance Accepted

  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • Cigna

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Dr. Sordillo's Experience

Dr. Sordillo's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Oncology
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sordillo "I believe that each person's life has infinite value, and that a physician's duty is solely to his patient. I also believe in giving each patient all the information regarding his cancer, whether good or bad."


  • Oncology
  • Breast Oncology
  • Dermatologic Oncology
  • Gastrointestinal Oncology
  • Geriatric Oncology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Neoplastic Diseases
  • Neuro-Oncology
  • Nuclear Oncology
  • Thoracic Oncology

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Adult Development Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bone Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer Treatment Complications
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma
  • Melanoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Sarcoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer


  • Bone Marrow Aspiration
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Cancer Treatment
  • Cancer Counseling
  • Cancer Pain Management
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Chemotherapy
  • Hematologic Disorder Treatment
  • Intrathecal Chemotherapy
  • PET Scan

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1970
  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Memorial Hospital For Cancer and Allied Diseases
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Columbia University PHD Philosophy
    Other Education | Completed 1990
  • New York University Ms Physics
    Other Education | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • National Research Service Award, N.C.I., 1978-1979
  • Fellow, American Cancer Society, 1977-1978
  • American Cancer Society Junior Faculty Award, 1982-1983
  • American Cancer Society Junior Faculty Award, 1983-1984
  • American Cancer Society Junior Faculty Award, 1984-1985
  • Fellow, American College of Physicians, current
Media & Publications
  • Scanning with N-13-L-glutamate, 1982
  • Imaging studies using C-11 alpha-aminoisobutyric acid (AIB) in patients with malignant melanoma, 1988
  • Extraosseous osteogenic sarcoma: Review of 48 patients, 1983
  • Chemotherapy of patients with advanced soft tissue sarcoma with use of DVA (vindesine sulfate), adriamycin and cyclophamide (DAC), 1983
  • Paired-study comparison of N-13 L-Valine and L-glutamate in human sarcomas, 1986
  • Tumor detection and imaging in patients with malignant using carbon-11 labeled alpha-aminoisobutyric acid, 1991
  • Adjuvant chemotherapy of soft-part sarcomas with ALOMAD (S4), 1981
  • Lymphomatoid granulomatosis, 1982
  • Malignant mesothelioma of the pleura: Review of 123 patients, 1982
  • Further characterization of a transplantable murine osteogenic sarcoma, 1986
  • Adenosine diphosphante ribosyl transferase responses to a standarlized dose of hydrogen peroxide in the mononuclear leukocytes of patients with a diagnosis of cancer, 1989
  • Combimation chemotherapy of advanced sarcomas in adults with "CYOMAD"(S7), 1982
  • Effects of Phase I and II chemotherapeutic agents against human lymphomas heterotransplanted in nude mice, 1983
  • Quantitative scanning of soft-tissue sarcomas with nitrogen-13-labeled-L-glutamate, 1983
  • Search for evidence of feline leukemia virsus infection in humans with leukemias, lymphomas, or soft-tissue sarcomas, 1982
  • Phase II trial of cisplatinum (CPDD) in previously treated patients with advanced soft tissue sarcoma, 1982
  • Malignant schwannoma, 1981
  • Seventeem year survival in a patient with metastatic malignant peritoneal mesothelioma, 1981
  • Comparative uptake of positron emitting biomolecules in hepatoma heterotransplants: PET feasibility studies, 1988
  • Fetal tissue research and transplantation, 1993
  • Primary hemangiosarcoma of the spleen, 1981
  • Medical futility, 1992
  • Chemotherapy for Unresectable Soft Tissue Sarcomas in Soft Tissue Sarcomas (John H. Raaf, ed.), 1993
  • Lymphangiosarcoma, 1981
  • Malignant peritoneal mesothelioma: Review of 25 cases, 1981
  • Chemotherapy of metastatic sweat gland carcinoma, 1985
  • Imaging of human tumors and organs with N-13 labelled L-methionine, 1986
  • An unexpected induction of microsomal drug metabolism by antitumor antibiotics, 1986
  • HIV-associated Hodgkins disease: A clinicopathologic study of 18 cases, 1991
  • The influence of antineoplastic chemotherapy on antipyrine metabolism, 1989
  • Ethical and social issues in organ procurement for transplantation, 1993

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Sordillo accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • Cigna

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Hospitals where Dr. Sordillo has admitting privileges

Lenox Hill Hospital
100 E 77th St
New York, NY 10075
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