Medical Oncology & Hematology

Dr. Samir Patel is a Board Certified physician in hematology and medical oncology and has a special interest in Leukemia, Lymphomas, and Benign Hematology and Bleeding Disorders.

After completing his Bachelor of Science in chemistry and honors biology at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign he continued to The Chicago Medical School where he received is M.D. as well as, his M.S. in applied physiology. Dr. Patel’s post-graduate training began at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis with his Residency and Internship then followed his fellowship at New York Medical College where he was Chief Fellow of his class.

Dr. Patel has been a practicing oncologist since 2009 and has gained experience through his time spent treating patients at the Metropolitan Hospital Center and Mid-Valley Oncology Hematology in New York and at the Bay Pines VA Medical Center in Florida. He has also been a contributing author to many publications and case reports, most focused on leukemia.

Since joining the team at New York Cancer Specialists in 2014, Dr. Patel is continually accepting new patients in our Port Jefferson and Patchogue offices.

Credentials:  M.D.
Education & Training
   FACP:    New York Medical College
   Residency:    Barnes-Jewish Hospital
   Medical School:    Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University
   College:    University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


Eastern Long Island Hospital
John T Mather Memorial Hospital
Peconic Bay Medical Center
Southampton Hospital
St. Catherine Of Siena Medical Center
St. Charles Hospital
University Hospital at Stony Brook

Patient Reviews

  • "Dr. Patel saw me as a sick visit and came up with an individualized plan based on my symptoms. I felt better the next day."
      from Yvonne 5.0 Stars - (2024-02-20)
  • "Dr Patel is caring and thorough. I know my dad is well taken care of."
      from Charlene 5.0 Stars - (2024-02-17)
  • "There is no better Dr. Than Dr Patel. He has helped me handle some many health issues with calm, professional, knowledgeable expertise. I recommend him highly!!"
      from E 5.0 Stars - (2024-02-15)
  • "I have been with Dr. Patel since 2019 when was in the hospital with blood clots..he is very kind, genuine, thorough, and most importantly a GREAT listener..he takes everything you say into consideration.. All the things that make up a great doctor!!"
      from Ashley 5.0 Stars - (2024-02-02)
  • "Very professional and detailed oriented. Will take good care of you. Dr Patel and his staff Lindsey RN and te rest of the staff were very nice."
      from Raj 5.0 Stars - (2024-01-31)
  • "I have never been taken care off like this hospital"
      from Lori 5.0 Stars - (2024-01-26)
  • "I have only had one visit with him so far and he gave me more insight on what's going with my health in that brief meeting than any other doctor has in the last 6 months. He seems like a doctor that actually cares about what he does and takes care of his patients"
      from robert 5.0 Stars - (2024-01-13)
  • "Anita Logan, my elderly mom is the patient. Dr. Patel is the absolute best. He takes time to explain things and talk to my mom. He treats the whole person."
      from Lil 5.0 Stars - (2024-01-09)
  • "Dr. Patel is kind, thorough, offers insight, and is very knowledgeable. I feel comfortable working with him and his team."
      from James 5.0 Stars - (2024-01-06)
  • "Dr. Patel is very knowledgeable, good bedside manners, explains well, good listener. Highly recommend him for your care"
      from Khem 5.0 Stars - (2023-12-22)