Wajahat Khan, MD, FACP, an Oncologist with Great Lakes Cancer Management Specialists


Get to know Oncologist Dr. Wajahat Khan, who serves patients throughout the State of Michigan.


New York City, Oct 18, 2020 (Issuewire.com) - Dr. Khan is a board-certified, fellowship-trained oncologist in practice with Great Lakes Cancer Management Specialists. He offers services at multiple Michigan locations, including Van Elslander Cancer Center (Grosse Pointe Woods), Macomb Professional Building (Warren), Macomb Medical Campus (Macomb Township), SJHMC Doctors Park (East China), and SJHMC Rochester Hills.

With a reputation of being one of the finest practices in all of the Great Lakes area, Great Lakes Cancer Management Specialists is committed to the highest standard of care.  Founded in 1955, it is the longest established private practice in Southeastern Michigan specializing in hematology and medical oncology. All of the professional staff pride themselves in providing both personalized care close to home as well as state-of-the-art medical care that one usually associates with a major university medical center.

Following the completion of his medical degree from Dow Medical College in Pakistan in 1989, Dr. Khan relocated to the United States. Once there, he served his residency in internal medicine and his fellowship in medical oncology at Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak.

Following his training, he attained board certification in medical oncology through the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM). The ABIM is a physician-led, non-profit, independent evaluation organization driven by doctors who want to achieve higher standards for better care in a rapidly changing world. 

In association with Ascension, Dr. Khan is affiliated with Ascension River District Hospital; Ascension Macomb-Oakland Hospital in Warren; Ascension Macomb-Oakland Hospital in Madison Heights; Ascension St. John Hospital; and Ascension Providence Rochester Hospital.

In addition to being a Fellow of the American College of Physicians (FACP), he is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the American Medical Association. 

Dedicated to excellence, Dr. Khan has actively been involved in various research activities and has given presentations at both the national and international level.  He has served as an investigator in several clinical trials and has been very active in organizing tumor board conferences.

Taking an active role in community activities, he has regularly participated in cancer support groups and assisted with the Delta County Cancer Alliance program. He has served on various cancer committees and has assumed a leading role in implementing new treatment strategies for cancer patients.

Oncology is a branch of medicine that deals with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer. A medical professional who practices oncology is an oncologist. An oncologist is a doctor who treats cancer and provides medical care for a person diagnosed with cancer. They lead a cancer treatment team of various healthcare professionals, treat patients with radiation therapy, coordinate treatment plans and prescribe various types of treatment, including chemotherapy and immunotherapy, as well as assist patients with pain management.

In practice for over three decades, Dr. Khan has been the recipient of several awards and honors throughout his extensive career. These include: Patients' Choice Award (2014, 2017, 2018), On-Time Doctor Award (2014, 2017, 2018), and Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014, 2017, 2018).

Learn More about Dr. Wajahat Khan:

Through his findatopdoc profile, https://www.findatopdoc.com/doctor/2351259-Wajahat-Khan-Oncologist or through Great Lakes Cancer Management Specialists, http://www.greatlakescms.com/our-team/wajahat-khan/ 

About FindaTopDoc.com

FindaTopDoc is a digital health information company that helps connect patients with local physicians and specialists who accept your insurance. Our goal is to help guide you on your journey towards optimal health by providing you with the know-how to make informed decisions for you and your family.

Media Contact

Your Health Contact


*****@yourhealthcontact.com

Source :Wajahat Khan, MD, FACP

This article was originally published by IssueWire. Read the original article here.

More News From The Sport Ship

Madrid beats Atlético in shootout, wins Spanish Super Cup

Oct 20, 2020

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia — Real Madrid beat Atlético Madrid in a penalty shootout on Sunday to win the first edition of the new-look Spanish Super Cup that was held in Saudi Arabia despite criticism from human rights groups. Madrid won the shootout 4-1 after the final ended 0-0 after extra time. Dani Carvajal, Rodrygo, Luka Modric and Sergio Ramos all converted their spot kicks for Madrid. Atlético’s Saul Ñíguez missed his first penalty and Madrid goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois blocked the second attempt by Thomas Partey. Kieran Trippier converted for Atlético. “I had studied their penalty-takers before,” Courtois said. “I knew...

Atlético rallies to beat Barcelona and reach Super Cup final

Oct 20, 2020

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia — A Madrid derby will decide the Spanish Super Cup in Saudi Arabia. Atlético Madrid rallied with two late goals to beat Barcelona 3-2 in a back-and-forth game on Thursday, setting up a meeting against city rival Real Madrid in Sunday's final at the revamped Spanish Super Cup. Real Madrid defeated Valencia 3-1 in the first semifinal at King Abdullah Sports City stadium on Wednesday. Atlético and Real Madrid only made it to the tournament this year because the Spanish soccer federation debuted a “Final Four” format as part of a three-year lucrative deal to play in...

India complete rout of South Africa in 2nd test

Oct 20, 2020

PUNE, India — India won the second test against South Africa by an innings and 137 runs to take a 2-0 lead in the three-match series on Sunday. The Proteas were bowled out for 189 runs (67.2 overs) in the second innings, after being forced to follow-on on day four. South Africa had conceded a 326-run lead after being bowled out for 275 in the first innings. Virat Kohli's 254 not out had helped India amass 601-5 declared. He was named man of the match as well. "The mindset is always to help the team and in that process big...

Sharma helps India set South Africa victory target of 395

Oct 20, 2020

VISAKHAPATNAM, India — Run machine Rohit Sharma struck his second century of the match to help India set South Africa a daunting victory target of 395 on the fourth day of the first test on Saturday. The visiting team was 11-1 when bad light ended play for the day, Ravindra Jadeja having trapped first-innings centurion Dean Elgar lbw for 2, after India had declared on 323-4. "Confidence is high," South Africa paceman Vernon Philander said. "We batted well in the first innings and are in good spirits. It will be a challenge but we are looking forward to batting tomorrow."...

Iftikhar, Nawaz recalled for ODI series against Sri Lanka

Oct 20, 2020

ISLAMABAD — Pakistan on Saturday recalled all-rounders Iftikhar Ahmed and Mohammad Nawaz for the three-match one-day international series against Sri Lanka that starts in Karachi next week. Chief selector and head coach Misbah-ul-Haq also recalled three other players — Mohammad Rizwan, Usman Shinwari and Abid Ali — who were not part of Pakistan's World Cup squad. The 29-year-old Iftikhar played just two ODIs against England in 2015 before being sidelined - mainly by the presence of all-rounders Mohammad Hafeez and Shoaib Malik in the team. Malik retired from one-day internationals after the World Cup in July, while Hafeez has received...

About Us

We’re all about evolving the love of sports. With The Sport Ship, you can up your game and receive all the latest news about the sports world before anyone else.

Contact us: sales[at]thesportship.com

Subscribe Now!