Dr. Nayana Kamath

Medical School: University of South Alabama College of Medicine
Residency: University of Rochester School of Medicine
Oncology Fellowship: University of Rochester

 

Dr. Kamath graduated Summa Cum Laude from Auburn University earning a Bachelors in Science Degree in Molecular Biology in 2005. She was also awarded the University Honors Scholar distinction for publishing an honors thesis on her undergraduate research in cell signal transduction pathways. While attending South Alabama College of Medicine, Dr. Kamath participated in breast cancer research and served as Vice- President of her class as well as Senior Yearbook Editor. Her research interests continued through her residency and fellowship and were related to cognitive impairment and quality of life issues for older patients receiving chemotherapy. Dr. Kamath is Board Certified in Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine.

In her free time Dr. Kamath enjoys spending time with her two young children and her husband, Sughosh Dhakal M.D., a Radiation/Oncologist at Wilmot Cancer Institute.