Dhaval Rajnikant Mehta, MD
Secondary Specialty:Medical Oncology Hematology
Board Certifications:Hematology, Medical Oncology
Education:MD, B J Medical College, Gujarat , India
Residency:Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY
Fellowships:University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA
Dhaval R. Mehta, MD, is a medical oncologist and hematologist at UPMC Hillman Cancer Center. Dr. Mehta treats all types of cancer and has special interest in hematological disorders and solid tumors, and clinical trials in the community setting.
Dr. Mehta is board-certified in internal medicine. He received a medical degree at B.J. Medical College in Ahmedabad, India with graduating in top 10 percentile of the class. Dr. Mehta completed a residency in internal medicine at NSLIJ-Long Island Jewish Medical Centre in New Hyde Park, N.Y., where he stayed an extra year as chief resident. He completed a fellowship in hematology and oncology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, where he was selected as chief fellow.
Dr. Mehta is a member of several professional organizations, including the American College of Physicians, American Society of Hematology, and American Society of Clinical Oncology. He has presented several abstracts at national meetings. For his presentations, he has won several awards such as the Merit Award from the Conquer Cancer Foundation of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, and National Comprehensive Cancer Network Fellow's Recognition Award.