Dr. James R. Nitzkorski MD
Surgical Oncologist | Surgical Oncology21 Reade Pl Suite 3100 Poughkeepsie NY, 12601
Dr. James Nitzkorski is a surgical oncologist practicing in Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Nitzkorski specializes in diagnosing, staging and treating cancer-related symptoms. Surgical oncologists also decide if the patient is a candidate for surgery or other cancer treatments based on certain factors such as age, physical fitness and other possible coexisting medical conditions
Education and Training
University At Buffalo SUNY School Of Med and Biomedical Sciences Buffalo Ny MD
SurgeryAmerican Board of SurgeryABS
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