Headshot of Dr. Daniel Benasher M.D.

Languages: English, Farsi

Medical Oncology & Hematology

Dr. Benasher is a graduate of CUNY Queens College where he received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics with a Minor in Biochemistry. He received his Doctor of Medicine at St. George’s University School of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency in the Department of Medicine at Maimonides Medical Center. Recently, Dr. Benasher completed his fellowship training in the Department of Hematology/Oncology at Maimonides Medical Center.

Dr. Benasher has experience treating a wide range of solid tumors such as lung cancer, prostate cancer, and gastrointestinal cancers amongst others. His experience also includes treating an array of hematological malignancies such as Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia, Chronic lymphocytic leukemia, Myelodysplastic syndromes, and Multiple myeloma. Additionally, he has experience in evaluating and treating benign hematologic disorders such as iron deficiency anemia, blood disorders in pregnancy, hypercoagulable states, and bleeding disorders.

Dr. Benasher has researched the utility of next-generation sequencing in metastatic colorectal cancer. He has also investigated the management of thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura in special patient populations who do not accept blood products.

Credentials:  M.D.
Education & Training
   Residency:    Maimonides Medical Center
   Medical School:    St. George’s University School of Medicine
   College:    CUNY Queens College

Patient Reviews

  • "Had a great visit with Dr. Benasher, very kind and friendly Would recommend him to my family and friends"
      from Yona 5.0 Stars - (2024-02-14)
  • "Dr. Daniel Benasher is one of the absolute best hematologist I've been to. He takes his time and explains everything to you and is always jovial. I very much appreciate him and all he does for his patients. I recommended him to my mom and I would recommend him to anyone looking for a good and caring hematologist or oncologists."
      from Stephanie 5.0 Stars - (2024-02-02)
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      from Esther 5.0 Stars - (2024-01-30)
  • "Dr Benasher is very good doctor I am happy and comfortable"
      from khatija 5.0 Stars - (2024-01-16)
  • "I moved to US from Canada in spring 2023 and been patient of Dr.Benasher since summer 2023. He ran his tests again to make sure I was diagnosed correctly previously. He takes the time to listen to your concerns and gives honest feedback. Friendly yet professional. I would highly recommend him to anyone!"
      from Waqar 5.0 Stars - (2024-01-12)
  • "I highly appreciate Dr. Benacher’s professionalism and simplicity. Also I’m very satisfied from all the staff: nurses, front desk."
      from Jonida 5.0 Stars - (2023-12-23)
  • "Dr Banesher is so good to say as a family friend. He talks care very closely. Keep it up"
      from Mohammed 5.0 Stars - (2023-12-19)
  • "Had a great visit with Dr. Benasher, very kind and friendly Dr. Would recommend him to my family and friends. Thank God for Doctors like him."
      from Roy 5.0 Stars - (2023-12-16)
  • "Love the office, very clean, fast check in, friendly front desk, love them!! Doctor Benasher is amazing! Thank you!"
      from Nino 5.0 Stars - (2023-12-13)
  • "Dr. Benasher has always gone above and beyond in the care of my health. I highly recommend him for any person looking for a doctor who's caring, personable, and very knowledgeable in his field. He's always willing to spend time with me, explain the full scope of any diagnosis, listen to my thoughts and feelings in regards to the diagnosis, and then work with me to figure out the best course of treatment. 10/10"
      from Alex 5.0 Stars - (2023-12-12)