START Midwest Physicians



Sees patients at the following location:
Lemmen-Holton Cancer Pavilion
Mercy Health Saint Mary’s Lacks Cancer Center
Spectrum Health Gerber Memorial Hospita

Medical Interest:
Clincial Trials, Cancer Research, Immuno-Oncology, Gastrointestinal Oncology, Melanoma

Medical School: Maharaja Sayajirao University-Baroda Medical College, India Graduate School: Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Sciences (Pharmacokinetics): National Institutes of Health (NIH) – Medical College of Virginia Graduate Partnerships Program, Richmond, VA

Residency in Internal Medicine: Michigan State University Program/GRMERC, Grand Rapids, MI

Fellowship in Hematology/Oncology:
National Cancer Institute/National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD

Board Certified:
- Internal Medicine - Hematology - Medical Oncology

Professional Appointments:
- American Society of Clinical Oncology, 2002
- American Society of Hematology, 2009
- American Association for Cancer Research, 2003
- American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists
- American Society of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics
- American College of Clinical Pharmacy
- Michigan State Medical Society, 2011
- Kent County Medical Society, 2011

Awards & Recognition:
- Dean’s fellowship at Medical College of Virginia, 2000
- Fogarty International Fellowship at the National Institutes of Health, 2001-2005
- Marquis Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare, 2004
- Chief Resident of Internal Medicine Program, 2007