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Dr. Avi Retter, MD

Oncologist, Hematologist

Bronx, NY

About Dr. Avi Retter

Dr. Retter is a consulting physician at the Eastchester Center for Cancer Care, a division of New York Cancer & Blood Specialists. He is an accomplished oncologist and hematologist with numerous publications, his most recent regarding his work with prostate cancer and antiangiogenesis. Dr. Retter brings his clinical research expertise to expand Eastchester Center for Cancer Care, a division of New York Cancer & Blood Specialists, and use that expertise to expand the clinical research infrastructure. Dr. Retter earned his medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in 1999 and performed his residency training at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA and completed a combined Hematology/Oncology fellowship at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, Maryland.

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan

Specialties

  • Hematologist
  • Oncologist

Practice names

Board certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Hematology (Internal Medicine)
  • Medical Oncology (Internal Medicine)

Education and training

  • Medical School - Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, Doctor of Medicine
  • Temple University Hospital, Residency in Internal Medicine
  • National Institutes of Health Clinical Center, Fellowship in Medical Oncology

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1205894268

Dr. Avi Retter's office location

New York Cancer & Blood Specialist

2330 Eastchester Rd

Bronx, NY 10469

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I recently started undergoing cancer treatment and was seen by Dr. Avi Retter and I could not have been happier with my experience. He and his entire staff are wonderful. I have never underwent chemo treatment before but I had theutmost confidence in Dr. Retter after he explained my treatment very thoroughly. He has given me hope for the future ahead. I highly recommend him and wish nothing but success for him and his team. THANK YOU DR. RETTER AND FOR ALL THAT YOU DO!!
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Dr. Retter is a great doctor and staff was courteous and professional. Highly recommend facility to other people. No body likes coming here, but it is worth it.
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Unless you have the condition, no one can truly understand the complexity of what I have to endure. Thankfully, Dr. Retter is someone who is truly compassionate and dedicated to his work. I wouldn’t want anyone else besides him observing me.Not only did he comfort me when I was being examined, his knowledge and expertise assured me that I was in the best hands possible. Thank you for all that you do, Dr. Avi Retter.
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Dr Avi Retter is one of the very best doctors I have ever been seen by. He and his staff were compassionate and understanding to my condition. He and they are all knowledgeable, friendly, and personable.
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My grandma was undergoing chemo treatment and was seen by Dr. Avi Retter. She was nervous and scared but she was reassured by Dr. Retter and his skills and his personality. She and I both hope that other patients out thereare referred to Dr. Avi Retter. Dr. Retter explained everything in detail, and now she can follow her plan accordingly.
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Not only did Dr. Avi Retter follow up with me after I had went for my initial treatment, but he and his staff are always readily available if I have any questions or concerns. He couldn’t be more caring and personable.I know that he is the person who will always be around for whatever we need,
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My heart goes out to Dr. Avi Retter and his team for my success. Caring drs and great staff I could not ask for any more out of them. I feel so confident every single time that I go for treatment.Dr. Retter gives me confidence and gives me hope for the future. Thank you again, Dr. Avi Retter!! WISHING YOU HOPE AND HAPPINESS
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