DR. NEEHARIKA SRIVASTAVA MAKANI, MD
Hematology / Oncology (727) 344-6569
Dr. Neeharika Srivastava Makani received her medical degree from Boston University in Boston, MA. She performed her internship and residency in internal medicine at the University of California in Los Angeles, CA, where she also pursued a fellowship in hematology-oncology. She completed her fellowship in hematology-oncology at BIDMC/Dana Farber at Harvard Medical School in Boston, MA. She was a member of the clinical faculty at Harvard Medical School and conducted clinical trials at Dana-Farber Harvard Cancer Center.
Dr. Makani is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the American Society of Hematology, the American College of Physicians. She has 3 board-certified in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, Hematology. She specializes in novel targeted therapies, immunotherapy and chemotherapy.
She focuses on melanoma, lymphoma along with cancer of the breast, colon, esophagus, stomach, pancreas, lung, and prostate. She has a special interest in young adults with cancer. She will continue to do research and provide access to newer therapies to her patients.
Dr. Makani not only provides exceptional care to her patients by utilizing cutting edge therapies to treat complicated conditions, but she also gives patients and their families the personalized attention and care needed.
She works with outstanding integrity and compassion for which she has been recognized at the national level with the Gold Humanism Award.
Dr. Makani sees patients at Largo & Palm Harbor offices