Ahmed Zakari, MD

Board-Certified Hematologist and Oncologist

Medical Director, Florida Hospital Cancer Institute
Focuses on gastrointestinal cancers, lymphoma, and all blood diseases and hematologic cancers
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Ahmed Zakari, MD

Dr. Ahmed Zakari is a board-certified hematologist and medical oncologist who serves as the director of the Gastrointestinal Oncology Program at Florida Hospital Cancer Institute and as chairman of the Florida Hospital Department of Internal Medicine’s Hematology Division. He is a leading physician at the Cancer Institute of Florida and sees patients at the practice’s offices located in Altamonte Springs and Orlando, and is also an assistant professor at the University of Central Florida’s College of Medicine.

Dr. Zakari received his fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the prestigious Georgetown University Hospital Lombardi Cancer Center, where he had the privilege of working with a world-renown pioneer in colon cancer who in turn inspired him to specialize in treating gastrointestinal malignancies in addition to his special interest in the treatment of patients with lymphoma, leukemia, other blood disorders and pancreatic cancers. Fluent in three languages (including English, Arabic and French), Dr. Zakari has earned numerous honors for his participation in advanced clinical trials, outstanding teaching skills and dedicated patient care.

Specialties

  • Gastrointestinal Cancers
  • Hematologic Cancers
  • Lymphoma

Research

  • Active in Relevant Professional Organizations
  • Clinical Trials
  • Ongoing Research

Publications

  • Peer-Reviewed Journals
  • Peer-Reviewed Publications
  • Peer-Attended Presentation

Points of Difference

  • Award-Winning Innovations
  • Care, Support and Spa Services
  • Clinical Trials
  • Destination Services
  • National Accreditations and Certifications
  • Nationally Ranked Cancer Programs

Points of Difference

  • Award-Winning Innovations
  • Care, Support and Spa Services
  • Clinical Trials
  • Destination Services
  • National Accreditations and Certifications
  • Nationally Ranked Cancer Programs
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