Fox Chase Cancer Center Welcomes Surgeon Shreyas S. Joshi

August 6, 2018

Shreyas S. Joshi, MDShreyas S. Joshi, MDPHILADELPHIA (August 6, 2018) – Fox Chase Cancer Center is pleased to announce the hiring of Shreyas S. Joshi, MD, an attending surgeon who recently completed a  
two-year urologic oncology fellowship at the institution.

Joshi is board-eligible in urology and earned his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine. He completed a urology residency program at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville in 2016.

An accomplished researcher as well as physician, Joshi has published, contributed, and presented dozens of abstracts, articles, and book chapters on urologic cancers. He actively participates in major national clinical trials and has published in several peer-reviewed journals, including The Journal of UrologyEuropean Urology, and JAMA Oncology. His research interests include improving screening and treatment for minorities with urologic diseases; improving outcomes in cancer treatments through the use of national datasets; and applying artificial intelligence to problems in urologic oncology.

Robert Uzzo, MD, FACS, chair of the Department of Surgery at Fox Chase, and Alexander Kutikov, MD, FACS, chief of the Division of Urologic Oncology, noted, “We are proud to have such an outstanding surgeon and caring physician as Dr. Joshi continue with us at Fox Chase as a member of our faculty. He is exceptionally skilled as a clinician and accomplished as a researcher, and will be a great addition to our team to help us continue to provide highest quality urologic oncologic care and to advance our field.”


The Hospital of Fox Chase Cancer Center and its affiliates (collectively “Fox Chase Cancer Center”), a member of the Temple University Health System, is one of the leading cancer research and treatment centers in the United States. Founded in 1904 in Philadelphia as one of the nation’s first cancer hospitals, Fox Chase was also among the first institutions to be designated a National Cancer Institute Comprehensive Cancer Center in 1974. Fox Chase researchers have won the highest awards in their fields, including two Nobel Prizes. Fox Chase physicians are also routinely recognized in national rankings, and the Center’s nursing program has received the Magnet recognition for excellence four consecutive times. Today, Fox Chase conducts a broad array of nationally competitive basic, translational, and clinical research, with special programs in cancer prevention, detection, survivorship and community outreach. 
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