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Peter Abdelmessieh, DO, MSc

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Clinical Locations

Primary Location

Fox Chase–Temple University Hospital Bone Marrow Transplant Program
Temple University Hospital – Jeanes Campus
Patient Care Center, Fifth Floor
7600 Central Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19111



Treatment Focus

Stem cell transplant and cellular therapy

Language(s) Other than English


Treatment Philosophy

My goal is to provide the best possible quality of life for my patients. I believe the best way to accomplish this to be direct, honest and most importantly, informative.

Doctor transcribed in Latin means “learned friend” and I try to be that for anyone that I care for.

Education and Training

Educational Background

  • 2017-2018 - Bone Marrow Transplant Fellowship, Weill Cornell/New York Presbyterian, New York, NY
  • 2014-2017 - Hematology/Oncology Fellowship, Lankenau Medical Center, Wynnewood, PA
  • 2011-2014 - Internal Medicine Internship & Residency, Lenox Hill Hospital, North Shore-LIJ Health System, New York, NY
  • 2007-2011 - Doctorate of Osteopathic Medicine, Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine, New York, NY
  • 2005-2007 - Master of Biomedical Sciences, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ
  • 1999-2003 - Bachelor of Arts and Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY


  • American Board of Internal Medicine Certification
  • ABIM, Medical Oncology Certification
  • ABIM, Hematology Certification


  • Member, ASBMT
  • Member, ASH
Research Profile

Research Interests

Cellular therapy; Immune responses in malignancy


Selected Publications

Yu J, Chang SS, Suratwala S, Chung WS, Abdelmessieh P, Lee HJ, Yang J, Lee FY. Zoledronate induces apoptosis in cells from fibro-cellular membrane of unicameral bone cyst (UBC). J Orthop Res. 2005 Sep;23(5):1004-12. doi: 10.1016/j.orthres.2005.02.012. PMID: 15921873.


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