Dr. Nima Sharifi MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Nima Sharifi is a medical oncologist in Dallas, Texas and is affiliated with University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and has been in practice for 13 years. He is one of 25 doctors at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology

Hospital Affiliation

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
High performing in Cancer

Education & Medical Training

Yale-New Haven Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2001 - 2003

National Institutes of Health Clinical Center
Fellowship, Medical Oncology, 2003 - 2007

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Class of 2001

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Mechanisms of androgen receptor activation in castration-resistant prostate cancer.
Sharifi, N.

A Gain-of-Function Mutation in DHT Synthesis in Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer.
Chang, K. H.,Li, R.,Kuri, B.,Lotan, Y.,Roehrborn, C. G.,Liu, J.,Vessella, R.,Nelson, P. S.,Kapur, P.,Guo, X.,Mirzaei, H.,Auchus, R. J.,Sharifi, N.

The role of DAB2IP in androgen receptor activation during prostate cancer progression.
Wu, K.,Liu, J.,Tseng, S. F.,Gore, C.,Ning, Z.,Sharifi, N.,Fazli, L.,Gleave, M.,Kapur, P.,Xiao, G.,Sun, X.,Oz, O. K.,Min, W.,Alexandrakis, G.,Yang, C. R.,Hsieh, C. L.,Wu, H. C.,He, D.,Xie, D.,Hsieh, J. T.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Coventry Virginia - HMO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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