Every year the Upstate Foundation celebrates National Doctor’s Day in March by collecting tributes from grateful patients and families – and hand-delivering messages of gratitude to the physicians. Among the Upstate physicians receiving the highest number of tributes over the past five years are nine who specialize in some form of cancer.
Radiation oncologist Jeffrey Bogart, MD
Urologic oncologist Gennady Bratslavsky, MD
Orthopedic oncologist Timothy Damron, MD
Medical oncologist Ajeet Gajra, MD
Medical oncologist Teresa Gentile, MD, PhD
Liver and pancreas surgeon Dilip Kittur, MD
Neurosurgeon Satish Krishnamurthy, MD
Medical oncologist Sheila Lemke, MD
Medical oncologist Rahul Seth, DO
Are you grateful?
You can honor your physician and other caregivers by making a donation to the Upstate Cancer Center. For details, contact the Upstate Foundation at 315-464-4416 or through its website.
This article appears in the fall 2016 issue of Cancer Care magazine.