Dr. Michael Becker MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Michael Becker is a medical oncologist in Rochester, New York. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Highland Hospital of Rochester and Strong Memorial Hospital of the University of Rochester. He received his medical degree from University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and has been in practice for 18 years. Dr. Becker accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 8 doctors at Highland Hospital of Rochester and one of 10 at Strong Memorial Hospital of the University of Rochester who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: Hematologic

Clinical Interests: Transplants, Stem cell, Peripheral blood and marrow stem cell transplant

Education & Medical Training

University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers
Residency, 1999

University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers
Internship, Internal Medicine, 1996 - 1997

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Class of 1996

U Michigan
Fellowship, Hematology and Oncology (IM), 2002

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 5 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 2 years in Medical Oncology

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Flavaglines target primitive leukemia cells and enhance anti-leukemia drug activity.
Callahan, K. P.,Minhajuddin, M.,Corbett, C.,Lagadinou, E. D.,Rossi, R. M.,Grose, V.,Balys, M. M.,Pan, L.,Jacob, S.,Frontier, A.,Grever, M. R.,Lucas, D. M.,Kinghorn, A. D.,Liesveld, J. L.,Becker, M. W.,Jordan, C. T.

A phase I study of decitabine and rapamycin in relapsed/refractory AML.
Liesveld, J. L.,O'Dwyer, K.,Walker, A.,Becker, M. W.,Ifthikharuddin, J. J.,Mulford, D.,Chen, R.,Bechelli, J.,Rosell, K.,Minhajuddin, M.,Jordan, C. T.,Phillips, G. L.

A phase 1 trial of eltrombopag in patients undergoing stem cell transplantation after total body irradiation.
Liesveld, J. L.,Phillips, G. L.,Becker, M.,Constine, L. S.,Friedberg, J.,Andolina, J. R.,Milner, L. A.,Debolt, J.,Smudzin, T.,Hyrien, O.,Erickson-Miller, C. L.,Johnson, B. M.,Dawson, K. L.,Chen, Y.

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Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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