Sankari Sivasailam, MD
Available for Telemedicine Visits
About Sankari Sivasailam, MDToggle accordion item
Sankari Sivasailam, M.D., medical director of Oncology Women's Services, is board certified in hematology, medical oncology and internal medicine. She attended medical school at the University of Madras, Kilpauk Medical College in India. She completed her residency in internal medicine at St. Agnes Hospital and a fellowship in hematology/oncology at the University of Maryland Medical Center.
Dr. Sivasailam has been in clinical practice for the past 18 years in the field of medical oncology and has a special interest in breast cancer and gynecologic malignancies.
Dr. Sivasailam's passion is to use a holistic approach to cancer care. She is a strong advocate of a body, mind and spirit approach to healing in an effort to help cancer patients improve their well-being and quality of life. She is actively involved in the development of the Oncology Integrative Medicine Program at the Kaufman Cancer Center (KCC) in collaboration with Maryland University of Integrative Health (MUIH). She is board certified by the American Board of Integrative Medicine and is the medical director of Oncology Women's Services at the KCC.
Language(s): English; Tamil
UM Upper Chesapeake Health
UM St. Joseph Medical Center
Member of UM Upper Chesapeake Medical Services
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Kilpauk Medical College Dr M.G.R. Medical University, 1988
St. Agnes Hospital, 1994
Johns Hopkins Hospital, 1993
University of Maryland Medical Center - Hematology/Oncology, 1998
Johns Hopkins Hospital - Medicine/Endocrinology, 1993
American Board of Internal Medicine - Hematology, 1999
American Board of Internal Medicine - Medical Oncology, 1998