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Suleiman Massarweh, MD

Suleiman Massarweh, MD

Oncology Lexington, KY

Associate Professor/University of Kentucky

Office Address

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  • 800 Rose st.
    Lexington, KY 40536
    Phone: (859) 323-2222

Summary

  • I'm a medical oncologist specialized in breast cancer with an outpatient practice dedicated exclusively to patients with this disease. My clinical and translational research focus is in metastatic disease and therapeutic resistance, particularly to endocrine therapy. Our program is dedicated to solving the problem of endocrine resistance through genomic correlatives and rational combinations of endocrine with targeted therapy.

Dr. Massarweh's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Oncology: Breast Cancer, General Oncology
  • Clinical Interests: Clinical trials; Neoplasm Metastasis; DNA Sequence Analysis; Neoplasm Drug Resistance; Breast Neoplasms; erbB-2 Receptor; Signal Transduction; Estrogen Receptors; Quinazolines; Nude Mice; Genomics

Dr. Massarweh's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Associate Professor of Internal MedicineUniversity of Kentucky
    Lexington, KY
  • Co-Director, Hematology-Oncology Fellowship ProgramMarkey Cancer Center
    Lexington, KY
  • MemberMarkey Cancer Center
    Lexington, KY
  • Co-Chair, Breast Cancer Clinical Care and Research TeamMarkey Cancer Center
    Lexington, KY
  • Co-Leader, Breast Cancer Translational Working GroupMarkey Cancer Center
    Lexington, KY

Dr. Massarweh's Education & Medical Training

  • Baylor College of MedicineBaylor College of MedicineFellowship, Medical Oncology
  • Baylor College of MedicineBaylor College of MedicineResidency, Internal Medicine
  • University of Jordan FOMUniversity of Jordan Faculty of MedicineMedical School

Dr. Massarweh's Certifications & Licensure

  • TX State Medical LicenseTX State Medical License2003 - 2015
  • KY State Medical LicenseKY State Medical LicenseActive through 2013
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineInternal Medicine, 1999
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineHematology, 2002
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineMedical Oncology, 2002
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineInternal Medicine, 2010, Current
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineMedical Oncology, 2012, Current

Dr. Massarweh's Clinical Trials

Dr. Massarweh's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Inferring breast cancer concomitant diagnosis and comorbidities from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample using social network analysisRadhakrishnan Nagarajan, Shengfan Zhang, Fay Cobb Payton, Suleiman Massarweh, Health Systems, 3/7/2014
  • The Role of Ovarian Suppression in the Adjuvant Therapy of Premenopausal Women With ER-Positive Breast Cancer: A Commentary on the EBCTCG Overview AnalysisJames Morgan, MD; Suleiman Massarweh, MD, The American Journal of Hematology/Oncology, 10/2007

Other Languages

  • Arabic

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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