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    Overview

    Steven R. Savona, MD, is an attending physician based at the R.J. Zuckerberg Cancer Center where his major clinical interests include blood disorders such as malignant and non-malignant hematology diseases as well as oncology expertise in the areas of diseases of the skin including melanoma, basal cell cancer and squamous cell cancer; he also sees patients with colorectal cancer and pancreas cancer. Dr. Savona maintains an active medical practice focusing on compassionate, personalized, evidence-based multi-disciplinary care. Board certified in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, Hematology and Hospice/Palliative medicine, Dr. Savona is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. Dr. Savona is an active participant in the Cancer Control Program of the National Cancer Institute sponsored clinical trials based at Northwell. He is an investigator on cancer control studies, studies for the treatment of cancer of the pancreas as well as squamous cancer of the skin. In prior studies, Dr. Savona has addressed issues such as tobacco dependency and smoking cessation, redeveloping life styles and physical activity levels after completion of chemotherapy, the prevention of infections in patients with impaired immunity and prevention of hot flashes in patients on hormonal therapy. Dr. Savona earned his medical degree from Duke University School of Medicine. He completed both his residency in internal medicine and his fellowship in Medical Oncology/Hematology at New York University Medical Center. Dr. Savona is an active member of the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncology.

    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Hematology / Oncology Specialist

    Internist

    Hospice & Palliative Medicine Specialist

    Education & Training

    New York University School of Medicine (Internship)

    New York University School of Medicine (Residency)

    New York University School of Medicine (Fellowship)

    Medical Degree - Duke University

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Internal Medicine

    Languages

    Italian

    Mandarin

    Spanish

    Medical Conditions Treated

    Medical Procedures Performed

    procedures performed by a Hematology / Oncology Specialist, like Dr. Steven Savona, may include:

    For detailed information, please contact Dr. Savona's office.

    Insurances

    Please contact Dr. Savona's office to confirm accepted insurance plans.

    Locations

    Northwell Health

    450 Lakeville Road

    New Hyde Park, NY 11042

    (516) 734-8967

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. Steven Savona accepting new patients?

    Yes, Dr. Steven Savona is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Dr. Steven Savona offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Savona's office at (516) 734-8967 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Dr. Steven Savona offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Savona's office at (516) 734-8967 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Dr. Steven Savona speak?

    Dr. Steven Savona speaks English, Italian, Mandarin and Spanish.

    Which board certifications does Dr. Steven Savona have?

    Dr. Steven Savona is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

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