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Ligeng Tian, MD, PhD

Medical Oncology - Ligeng Tian, M.D., Ph.D.

Specialties

Medical Oncology
Hematology

Primary Location

Newport News (Port Warwick III)
1051 Loftis Boulevard, Suite 100
Newport News, VA 23606

Medical Oncology / Hematology:
(757) 873-9400

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Secondary Location

Hampton (CarePlex)
3000 Coliseum Drive, Suite 104
Hampton, VA 23666

Medical Oncology / Hematology:
(757) 827-9400

Radiation Oncology:
(757) 827-2430

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Ligeng Tian, MD, PhD

Medical School

Beijing Medical University, China

Internship

Long Island Jewish Medical Center of Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Residency

Long Island Jewish Medical Center of Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Fellowship

Yale Medical School

Biography

Dr. Tian is board certified in Internal Medicine. She received her medical degree from Beijing Medical University, China and her Doctor of Philosophy in Molecular Biology & Genetics from Weill Graduate School of Cornell University, New York. Tian completed her Internal Medicine Residency at Long Island Jewish Medical Center of Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, and her Medical Oncology/Hematology Fellowship at Yale Medical School, Connecticut.

During her time at Yale, Dr. Tian participated in several clinical research studies. Her study showed that bone marrow findings correlate poorly with the disease activity in  hemophagoytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH). She also participated in phase I clinical trials in hematologist malignancies, as well as teaching at Yale medical school. She is the author of numerous publications, abstracts and book chapters on topics in Hematology and Oncology.

Dr. Tian's is a member of several professional organizations, including the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. Dr. Tian's particular clinical interests include providing personalized cancer care to patients with lung cancer and hematology.

During her free time, Dr. Tian enjoys spending time with her family, traveling and cooking.

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