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Luis Villa, M.D.

General Information

Luis  Villa, M.D.

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Specialties

  • Hematology/Oncology - Internal Medicine

Languages

English, Spanish

Clinical Areas

 

Dr. Villa has a special interest and experience in the application of recently approved inmunobiologic agents that emphasize quality of life results particularly in elderly patients suffering from hematologic and urogenital malignancies.
 

Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Med-Hematology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Med-Medical Oncology

Biography

 

Dr. Villa is a graduate of Harvard medical school class of 1970. Subsequently I completed 8years of postgraduate work at the National Institute of Health and the U of Miami /Jackson memorial hospital which prepared me to take and pass American Board certification exams in 6 specialties: Internal Medicine ,clinical Hematology, clinical Oncology, Anatomic Pathology, Clinical Pathology and Hematopathology. I practiced those specialties for 37 years in this community and was chief of medicine and pathology at several hospitals. I joined the medical school faculty with the intension of pursuing my interests in teaching and clinical research with an emphasis in hematologic and urologic neoplastic disorders while continuing my community involvement with La Liga Contra el Cancer which is a nonprofit charitable provider of cancer care

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