Anesa Ahamad, MD



Radiation Oncology

About

Dr. Ahamad is an expert Radiation Oncologist in Aventura, FL., who focuses on careful communication that is centered on each patient and their other physicians. She has a rich, diverse knowledge in treating cancer, research, and teaching: with training at the classical institute, the Christie Hospital in Manchester, England, she is Faculty Alumna of the MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston and, more recently, the University of Miami where she also served as Clinical Director. She also has experience treating patients in community cancer clinics in the US and centers in the Caribbean.

Her works are multifaceted: she has published more than 140 works, delivered more than 130 presentations at meetings nationally and abroad to both professionals and community groups, presented more than 150 radio and television shows, and founded, chaired or advised multiple charitable organizations. She executed a free international remote second-opinion program for patients.

She serves at a national level on committees of the American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology, The National Radiotherapy Group, Oncology, and a volunteer for American Society of Clinical Oncology.

She enjoys teaming up with other expert physicians in the treatment and care of each patient and is a strong advocate for patients and colleagues.

Clinical Experience:
Cure and control adult solid cancers using targeted radiotherapy
Clinical research
Patient-centered communication

Locations

21st Century Oncology
21355 East Dixie Highway
Suite 111
Aventura, 33180 Florida
305-692-1100
305-692-1111 Fax

Education

The University of Manchester
M.Sc. Oncology
Manchester, UK
2003
The University of the West Indies, Faculty of Medical Sciences
BSc. Natural Sciences
St Augustine, Trinidad
1994
Residencies
The Royal College of Radiologists, London and the Christie Hospital
Manchester, UK
2000
Fellowship
The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX
2003

Awards and Honors

Dr. Ahamad has received more than 30 awards and recognitions for her distinction in scientific and clinical work.

Current and Past Positions

Current Position
Radiation Oncologist
Aventura, FL
Past Positions
Oncology Advisor to Minister of Health in a Developing Country
Cancer Center Chief Operating Officer
Oncology Center Medical Director
Radiotherapy Department Medical Director