Dr. Robert J Amato DO Medical Oncologist

Dr. Robert Amato is a medical oncologist in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Memorial Hermann Northeast and Memorial Hermann SW Hospital. He received his medical degree from Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine and has been in practice for 31 years. He is one of 5 doctors at Memorial Hermann Northeast and one of 11 at Memorial Hermann SW Hospital who specialize in Medical Oncology.

Are you Dr. Amato? Claim/Edit Profile

Office Location

See Contact Information

Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology

Hospital Affiliation

Memorial Hermann Northeast

Memorial Hermann SW Hospital

Education & Medical Training

University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center
Fellowship, Medical Oncology, 1986–1989

Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine
Class of 1983

Publications & Presentations

A Phase I/Ib Study of Folate Immune (EC90 Vaccine Administered With GPI-0100 Adjuvant Followed by EC17) With Interferon-α and Interleukin-2 in Patients With Renal Cell Carcinoma.
Amato, R. J.,Shetty, A.,Lu, Y.,Ellis, P. R.,Mohlere, V.,Carnahan, N.,Low, P. S.

Clinical prognostic factors associated with outcome in patients with renal cell cancer with prior tyrosine kinase inhibitors or immunotherapy treated with everolimus.
Amato, R. J.,Flaherty, A.,Zhang, Y.,Ouyang, F.,Mohlere, V.

A Phase I Study of Folate Immune Therapy (EC90 Vaccine Administered With GPI-0100 Adjuvant Followed by EC17) in Patients With Renal Cell Carcinoma.
Amato, R. J.,Shetty, A.,Lu, Y.,Ellis, R.,Low, P. S.

See all 115 publications

Report a Correction — If you are aware of information on this page that is out of date or incorrect, please let us know.

Patient Advice & Support


See More
Our Doctor Finder includes most U.S. physicians. Doctors are not ranked, learn more.

Nearby Medical Oncologists

See all Medical Oncologists near Houston, TX See all Medical Oncologists in Texas

Your Message Has Been Submitted

As part of our research on the correction you submitted, you may be contacted at the email address provided.

Sorry, Your Message Could Not Be Submitted

Please try again later, or E-mail your message to doctors@usnews.com and include the Web address (URL) of the page that contains incorrect information.