Headshot of Dr. Jahan Aghalar M.D.

Languages: English, Farsi

Medical Oncology & Hematology

Jahan Aghalar, MD is a board certified hematologist and oncologist. He specializes in malignancies originating from the genitourinary tract, specifically prostate, bladder, kidney, and testicular cancers. Dr. Aghalar earned his Bachelor’s Degree with honors from New York University and his medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Aghalar completed his residency in internal medicine, serving as Chief Resident at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. During this time, he had received the Outstanding Teacher Award. He later completed his fellowship in Hematology-Oncology at Hofstra-Northwell School of Medicine. Prior to joining NY Cancer and Blood Specialists, Dr. Aghalar practiced at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center as part of the Genitourinary Oncology, Thoracic Oncology, and Head and Neck Oncology services. A Long Island native, Dr. Aghalar specializes in genitourinary malignancies, which are cancers originating from the prostate, bladder, kidney, and testicles. “Being born and raised on Long Island, I see my role as an oncologist to give back to the community. I strongly believe that it is my duty to treat each patient as an individual, always being mindful of differences in medical, psychosocial, and cultural backgrounds.”

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Credentials:  M.D.
Education & Training
   Residency:    Long Island Jewish Medical Center
   Medical School:    Albert Einstein College of Medicine
   College:    New York University

Flushing Hospital Medical Center
Glen Cove Hospital
Huntington Hospital
Long Island Jewish Forest Hills
Mount Sinai Manhattan
Mount Sinai Queens
NSLIJ-New Hyde Park
North Shore University Hospital - Manhasset
St. Catherine Of Siena Medical Center
St. Francis Hospital

Patient Reviews

  • "Dr. Aghalar was extremely thorough and very polite. Entire stsff was friendly and helpful. A potentially difficult experience was made into a pleasant one."
      from Allan 5.0 Stars - (2024-07-09)
  • "I am very happy and satisfied thanks to doctor Jahan"
      from Shimon 5.0 Stars - (2024-07-03)
  • "Great appointment and got critical information"
      from Seth 5.0 Stars - (2024-07-02)
  • "I recently had an initial consultation with Dr. Aghalar. Dr. Aghalar and the entire team were incredibly professional, compassionate, and supportive. He took the time to thoroughly explain every step of the treatment process, ensuring that I felt informed and comfortable with the decisions being made and that his goal was cure. His expertise was evident throughout the consultation and felt comfortable with my decision to have him handle my care."
      from Frank 5.0 Stars - (2024-06-30)
  • "Very busy when we arrived, but runs efficiently or quickly. Dr. J Aghalar is a very pleasant, concerned, attentive, responsive, and I feel, excellent at his specialty. Glad I am seeing him."
      from Leo 5.0 Stars - (2024-06-30)
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      from Frank 5.0 Stars - (2024-06-28)
  • "Very professional and informative,. Staff and Dr. Aghalar. Thank you"
      from Michael 5.0 Stars - (2024-06-28)
  • "Great visit with Dr. Aghalar today. Low wait time. He listens to what i have to say, he's very attentive. Gives good suggestion's. Took care of two other medical needs i needed to get done all on the same day. Staff is always so kind and friendly."
      from Caroline 5.0 Stars - (2024-06-24)
  • "Staff was very professional, answered many of my questions and indicated options moving forward. Question - what are the after effects of the radiation?"
      from James 5.0 Stars - (2024-06-22)
  • "A wonderful caring Doctor. Takes time to explain everything and answers my questions Highly recommend him"
      from John 5.0 Stars - (2024-06-20)