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Dr. Joachim Fuks, MD

Oncologist, Hematologist

Bronx, NY

About Dr. Joachim Fuks

Joachim Z. Fuks, MD is an attending physician in the Department of Medical Oncology at Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York. Dr. Fuks, a native of Poland, received his medical degree from the University of Barcelona, Spain. He completed a residency in medicine at the Mount Sinai Hospital, Elmhurst, New York and an oncology fellowship at the Baltimore Cancer Center, NCI, Baltimore, Maryland. Dr. Fuks has held positions as a senior investigator and clinical associate with the National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland where he served as the principal investigator and project director on numerous cancer-related studies. He has also served as the Chief of Oncology at the Westchester Square Medical Center, Bronx, New York and held a position as Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine and Oncology at the New York Medical College. Dr. Fuks is the author of a wide variety of articles and abstracts in the field of Oncology. He has been acknowledged in Castle Connolly's Top Doctors in the New York metro area for 16 consecutive years (2002-2017). Through the collaborative Oncology Programs at the Montefiore Medical Center and bringing together the expertise and perspective of renowned experts in the field of Surgical, Medical and Radiation Oncology, Dr. Fuks provides his patients access to the highest level of multidisciplinary care, along with an innovative approach to treatment not widely available at other hospitals. Dr. Fuks is board certified in Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine.

In-network insurances

  • 1199SEIU
  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan

Specialties

  • Hematologist
  • Oncologist

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • Montefiore Medical Center - Weiler Division Hospital

Board certifications

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

Education and training

  • Medical School - Universitat de Barcelona Facultat de Medicina
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Residency in Internal Medicine
  • National Cancer Institute (Fellowship)

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Polish

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1568430221

Dr. Joachim Fuks's office location

Montefiore Advanced Oncology Associates

1578 Williamsbridge Rd, ste 2B

Bronx, NY 10461

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Dr Fuks was very hands on and did everything that the nurse usually does and very nice, his front desk was very nice and helpful as well, the only thing that could have been better is the wait time but the visit was worth the wait.
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Very knowledgeable, professional and friendly.
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The best doctor
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Dr. Joachim Fuks is very nice, professional and explains things well.
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Very knowledgeable as well as a very nice and friendly individual. The staff is also extremely nice, and professional. Highly recommended!
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Great office staff. Dr. Fuks was very pleasant during my visit.
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Very professional and curteous staff. Erica is amazing! The doctor was extremely thorough and patient, i highly recommend!
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