Dr. Thomas Garrett, MD

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Dr. Thomas Garrett, MD
Dr. Garrett received his medical degree from Queen's University in Kingston, Canada. He did house staff training at the Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center (now Columbia University Medical Center) followed by a fellowship in Medical Oncology at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. He has certification from the American Board of Internal Medicine in Medicine and Medical Oncology. He joined the faculty of Columbia University in 1979 and is currently Professor of Clinical Medicine. Dr. Garrett's primary academic activity is in medical education. He is Director of the Pathophysiology Course which is taken by all the second year medical and dental students. His contribution to undergraduate education has been recognized by the award of Teacher of the Year from the medical students on multiple occasions and by his receipt of the Charles W. Bohmfalk Award for Distinguished Contributions to Teaching in the Pre-Clinical Years, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, May, 2003.

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    Dr. Garrett received his medical degree from Queen's University in Kingston, Canada. He did house staff training at the Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center (now Columbia University Medical Center) followed by a fellowship in Medical Oncology at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. He has certification from the American Board of Internal Medicine in Medicine and Medical Oncology. He joined the faculty of Columbia University in 1979 and is currently Professor of Clinical Medicine.

    Dr. Garrett's primary academic activity is in medical education. He is Director of the Pathophysiology Course which is taken by all the second year medical and dental students. His contribution to undergraduate education has been recognized by the award of Teacher of the Year from the medical students on multiple occasions and by his receipt of the Charles W. Bohmfalk Award for Distinguished Contributions to Teaching in the Pre-Clinical Years, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, May, 2003.

    Dr. Garrett's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Medical Oncology
    •  Board certified in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    • Internal Medicine
    • Medical Oncology

    Conditions Treated

    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • All Lymphoma
    • Anemia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bile Duct Cancer
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Bleeding Disorders
    • Blood Disorders
    • Bone Cancer
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain Disorders
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Diseases
    • Burkitt's Lymphoma
    • Cancer
    • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • ENT Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Gallbladder Cancer
    • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Graft vs Host Disease
    • Gynecologic Cancer
    • Head and Neck Cancer
    • Hemophilia
    • Kidney Cancer
    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Larynx Conditions
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neutropenia
    • Nodular Lymphoma
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Oral Cancer
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
    • Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
    • Penile Cancer
    • Pleural Cancer
    • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Retina Diseases
    • Salivary Gland Cancer
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Skin Cancer
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Thalassemia
    • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Tonsil Cancer
    • Urinary Disorders
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Uterine Diseases
    • Vascular Disease

    Education

    • Medical School
      Queen's University Faculty Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1971

    • Internship Hospital
      NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia University Medical Center

      Completed in 1972

    • Residency Hospital
      NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia University Medical Center

      Completed in 1974

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

      Completed in 1977

      Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

      Completed in 1974

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    Specialties

    • Medical Oncology
    • Internal Medicine

    Procedures Performed

    • Thoracentesis