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Focused on the future of cancer care
Our team of nationally renowned hematologists and oncologists is dedicated to transforming cancer care by providing world-class treatments, advancing research and educating the next generation of cancer specialists.


The Division of Hematology/Medical Oncology at Northwell Health offers one of the most extensive cancer programs in the New York metropolitan area. We are driven by a single goal—ensuring patients get the cancer care they need, all while being at the forefront of education and research.

Our division is focused on the future of cancer care. By partnering with leaders in cancer research, such as Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, we are accelerating advancements of new discoveries for cancer care—helping patients benefit from the latest therapies and bringing world-class treatments directly to communities sooner. Additionally, through our residency and fellowship programs, we're educating the next generation of oncologists to provide superior clinical care, and develop new therapy and treatment advances.

As one of the most extensive cancer programs in the New York tri-state area, our patients have access to nationally distinguished hematologists and medical oncologists, advanced technologies, highly specialized diagnostic and surgical techniques, and the most promising treatments. Our multidisciplinary teams provide personalized, integrated care for all types of cancers, ranging from common cancers, such as lung, breast, colorectal and prostate cancers to far less common cancers, like myelodysplastic syndrome and sarcomas. We design individualized treatment plans that address our patients’ physical and emotional needs, which ensures that every patient receives unsurpassed personal attention and compassion.

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When I found myself on the other side of the consultation table.


Craig E. Devoe, MD

Chief - Hematology-Oncology, Department of Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center

Chief - Hematology Oncology, Department of Medicine, North Shore University Hospital

Specialties: Hematology, Medical Oncology
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