Howard Scher, MD

Howard Scher, MD

Oncology New York, NY

Professor of Medicine, Cornell University-Weill Medical College


Office Address

  • 1275 York Ave., New York, N.Y.
    Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    New York, NY 10021
    Phone: (646) 422-4323
    Fax: (212) 988-0851

Howard Scher, MD

Oncology New York, NY

Professor of Medicine, Cornell University-Weill Medical College

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Oncology: Genitourinary

Education & Medical Training

  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer CenterMemorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
  • NYU School of MedicineNYU School of Medicine

Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical LicenseNY State Medical License1977 - 2015
  • American Board of Internal MedicineInternal Medicine, 1979
  • American Board of Internal MedicineMedical Oncology, 1985

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • New York Magazine: Top DoctorsCastle Connolly, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002
  • America's Top DoctorsCastle Connolly, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002
  • Top Doctors: New York Metro AreaCastle Connolly, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Grant Support

  • Spore In Prostate CancerNational Cancer Institute
    2009 - 2011
  • Mechanism Based Therapy For Prostate CancerNational Cancer Institute
    2001 - 2002
  • Biologic Effects Of 17aa GeldanamycinNational Cancer Institute
    1999 - 2000

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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