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

  • "Once I got my appointment, which was a bit of a challenge with reception as well as getting my call, returned, Dr Benasher was Knowledgeable and a pleasure to deal with"
      from Arline 5.0 Stars - (2024-07-09)
  • "Love my doctor appointment here. They are on point no long waiting. Staff are so nice and I’m glad I’m a part of this organization. Thank you all truly appreciated."
      from Carone 5.0 Stars - (2024-07-06)
  • "We were not kept waiting very long at all. Staff was pleasant. The PA was very sweet. Meeting Dr. Benasher was wonderful. He was friendly, as well as informative."
      from Carol 5.0 Stars - (2024-06-30)
  • "The whole staff was great! The doctor was very clear and kind."
      from Carrie 5.0 Stars - (2024-06-26)
  • "had wait 2 hrs in the waiting room until my insurance was approved when I submitted it prior to my visit only for the dr to spend 5 minutes with me"
      from Alena 1.0 Stars - (2024-06-21)
  • "Awesome Doctors. Always caring and welcoming, Really cares about the patients. Thank you so much for all the care and attention to details. I’m blessed to have came across phenomenal specialist. Sincerely Nakia 🥰🥰🥰"
      from Nakia 5.0 Stars - (2024-06-21)
  • "Dr. Benasher was terrific! I had an emergency visit, and he took the time to explain everything step by step and answered all my questions. I highly recommend him!"
      from lisa 5.0 Stars - (2024-06-08)
  • "I been going to him for a little over 2 years and I travel to whatever office he is in cause I refuse to see anyone else. He listens to his patients and doesn’t dismiss their concerns he is compassionate, caring and great at communicating with his patients regarding their test and procedures. Will try to accommodate you with appointments needed and If you leave a message for him He personally calls you to discuss any concerns you have in a timely manner I appreciate doctors like him. They’re hard find these days that’s why I’m writing this review."
      from P 5.0 Stars - (2024-06-06)
  • "All personnel in the office are very professional! The Doctor is very caring and compassionate!"
      from hortense 5.0 Stars - (2024-05-31)
  • "(Translated by Google) The office is very clean and the reception is very friendly. Dr Daniel answers all your questions. He takes the time to explain and answer all your questions. I also want to thank the Medical Assistant for being so kind. Highly recommended. Thank you!! (Original) El consultorio es muy limpio y la recepción muy amable. El Dr Daniel responde a todas tus preguntas. Se toma el tiempo en explicarte y responder todas tus dudas. Quiero agradecer también a la Medical Assistant por ser tan amable. Muy recomendable. Gracias!!"
      from Juani 5.0 Stars - (2024-05-24)