Locations and Physicians
Shamudheen M. Rafiyath, MD
Thiruvananthapuram Government Medical College, Kerala, India
Overlook Hospital /Mount Sinai School of Medicine of New York University North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System, NY
New York Medical College at Westchester Medical Center, NY
Dr. Rafiyath is board certified in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology and Hematology.
Dr. Rafiyath received his medical education and early training in Kerala, India, and served as House Surgeon at Thiruvananthapuram Government Medical College.
He moved to the United States in 2005 where he completed his residency and fellowship in Hematology and Oncology.
Dr. Rafiyath has earned many accolades during his career including multiple Resident of the Year awards for his medical knowledge and leadership skills and the prestigious Michael Bernstein Recognition Award for the best teaching resident.
He has been active in several clinical trials and given lectures on a number of cancer related topics. In addition, Dr. Rafiyath has numerous publications to his credit.
Dr. Rafiyath is married and has three young children. He and his family enjoy traveling, and especially loved the spectacular scenery they experienced driving through Colorado when they moved to Tucson from Fargo, ND. They enjoy the beauty and warmer climate of Arizona’s Sonora Desert, but they do see several trips in their future, going back to see more of the Rocky Mountains!