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Suzanne Lentzsch, MD

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Suzanne Lentzsch, MD
Suzanne Lentzsch, MD
Biography

Dr. Lentzsch is an Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine and the Director of the Multiple Myeloma and Amyloidosis Program at the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University and at New York Presbyterian Hospital in New York. She is at New York Presbyterian Hospital/ Columbia University Medical Center. After receiving her degrees from the Humboldt University/ Charité Berlin, Germany, she completed her residency and fellowship at Humboldt University. She did a research fellowship, studying the mechanism of action of thalidomide and its derivatives in multiple myeloma, in the Jerome Lipper Multiple Myeloma Center under the mentorship of Dr Kenneth Anderson at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA, USA.

Dr Lentzsch was recruited in August 2004 to the University of Pittsburgh and University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute (UPCI), PA, USA, and served as Clinical Director of the Multiple Myeloma Program at UPCI before accepting the position as Director of the Multiple Myeloma and Amyloidosis Program at Columbia University Medical Center. She cares primarily for patients with plasma cell dyscrasia including MGUS, Multiple Myeloma, Amyloidosis, POEMS and Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia.

Affiliation
NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia
Primary Specialties
Hematology
Medical Oncology
Education And Training
Humboldt University, Faculty of Medicine (Germany)
Internship: Humboldt University, Faculty of Medicine (Germany)
Residency: Humboldt University, Faculty of Medicine (Germany)
Fellowship: Humboldt University, Faculty of Medicine (Germany)
Fellowship: Dana Farber Cancer Institute-Harvard Medical School
Areas of Expertise
Hematology
Medical Oncology
Peripheral Stem Cell Transplant
Bone Marrow Transplant
Multiple Myeloma
Waldenstrom's Disease
Amyloidosis
POEMS Syndrome
MGUS (Monoclonal Gammopathy of Unknown Significance)
Insurance Programs
Please contact the doctor's office to verify that your insurance is accepted.
Aetna [Columbia University Employee Plan, HMO, Medicare, PPO]
Affinity
CIGNA [Columbia University Employee Plan, HMO, POS, PPO]
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [HMO, Mediblue (Senior), PPO]
Health First
Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [HMO, POS, PPO]
Local 1199 [Union]
Medicare [Medicare]
Multiplan [PPO]
Neighborhood Health Providers [Medicaid]
Oxford Health Plans [Freedom HMO, Liberty HMO, Medicare]
United Healthcare [Columbia University Employee Plan, PPO]
Gender
Female

OFFICE INFORMATION

This provider accepts new patients
Appointment Phone Number:
(212) 305-5098
Primary Office
Herbert Irving Pavilion
161 Fort Washington Avenue
Floor: 9
New York, NY 10032

Phone: (212) 305-5098
Public Transportation: Yes
Disabled Access: Yes
Non-English Languages Spoken:
German
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