Dr. Jahan Aghalar Named One of Newsweek's America's Best Prostate Cancer Oncologists 2024

New York Cancer & Blood Specialists (NYCBS), one of the Nation’s leading oncology practices, is proud to announce that Dr. Jahan Aghalar has been recognized as one of Newsweek's America's Best Prostate Cancer Oncologists for 2024. This prestigious honor is part of Newsweek's first annual ranking of America's Best Prostate Cancer Oncologists & Surgeons, conducted in partnership with Statista.

"We are incredibly proud to have some of the best physicians and disease-specific specialists in the Nation, dedicated to providing world-class cancer care,” said Dr. Jeff Vacirca, Chief Executive Officer of NYCBS. “Dr. Aghalar's recognition is a reflection of our commitment to excellence and our relentless pursuit of advancing cancer treatment."

The ranking, which recognizes the top 150 individuals in each of the two categories, is compiled from four primary sources: physician performance information based on Medicare data, an online survey of thousands of medical experts conducted in March and April, a quality-of-care rating from each specialist's peers, and consideration of their certifications from the American Board of Urology, Radiology, and Internal Medicine.

"I am deeply honored to be named among America's Best Prostate Cancer Oncologists by Newsweek,” said Dr. Aghalar. This recognition is a testament to the collaborative efforts of my colleagues and the unwavering support from New York Cancer & Blood Specialists. Together, we strive to provide our patients the highest standard of care."

Dr. Aghalar specializes in malignancies originating from the genitourinary tract, specifically prostate, bladder, kidney, and testicular cancers. He earned his medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine and completed his residency in internal medicine, serving as Chief Resident at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. During this time, he received the Outstanding Teacher Award. He later completed his fellowship in Hematology-Oncology at Hofstra-Northwell School of Medicine. Dr. Aghalar speaks English and Farsi.

For more information or to schedule an appointment with Dr. Jahan Aghalar, please call 516-336-5255.


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