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Alexandria Phan, MD FACP, is a hematologist-medical oncologist specializing in treating patients with cancers of the gastrointestinal system (esophagus, stomach, liver, biliary tract, gallbladder, liver, pancreas, colon, rectum, anus), cancer of unknown primary, cholangiocarcinoma, neuroendocrine tumor (carcinoid tumor) of any primary site, GIST (gastrointestinal stromal tumor), thyroid and parathyroid cancers.
Dr. Phan has been a GI medical oncologist for more than 15 years in Houston. She had been faculty at two NCI-designated cancer centers, including as Associate Professor at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and Professor at The University of New Mexico Cancer Center. Dr. Phan has held many leadership positions and has many years of experience in programmatic development.
She has dedicated her professional life to education, clinical research and specialized clinical practice. Dr. Phan is recognized as a national and international expert in the management of patients with carcinoid / neuroendocrine tumors.
Dr. Phan is currently a Professor of Medicine and Medical Director for the UT Health North Campus Tyler MD Anderson Cancer Center. She believes that every patient has the right to decide how to live and what treatment to pursue. “I believe that every patient’s cancer treatment should be personalized, and that cancer care should be based on scientific evidence and best practices.” “I remind myself daily that what I do is a privilege.”
Fellowship: Medical Oncology & Hematology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston
Residency: Internal Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston
Doctor of Medicine: University of California at Irvine College of Medicine, Irvine, Calif.
Bachelor of Science: Biochemistry, University of California at Davis, Davis, Calif.