Medical Oncology Team

Our medical oncology department comprises experts in all internal medicine subspecialties. While chemotherapy is a major aspect of the care that we provide, our clinicians also provide and oversee comprehensive care that addresses our patients’ treatment side effects, comorbidities, palliative medicine, and survivorship issues.

Meredith Faggen, MD

Specialty: Hematology and Oncology
Medical Education: Tulane University School of Medicine
Internship: Yale-New Haven Hospital
Residency: Yale-New Haven Hospital
Fellowship: Brown University
Board Certified: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine

Dorcas Doja Chi, MD

Specialty: Hematology and Oncology
Medical Education: Tufts University School of Medicine 
Residency: Boston Medical Ceneter, Internal Medicine
Fellowship: Tufts University Center, Hematology/Oncology
Board Certified: Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology

Thomas P. O'Connor, Jr., MD

Specialty: Hematology and Oncology
Medical Education: State University of New York at Buffalo 
Residency: Rochester General Hospital
Fellowship: George Washington University Medical Center
Board Certified: Internal Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology

Reve Shields, MD

Specialty: Hematology and Oncology
Medical Education: State University of New York
Internship: Brown University
Residency: Brown University
Fellowship: Brown University
Board Certified: Hematology, Internal Medicine

Rajitha Sunkara, MD

Specialty: Hematology and Oncology
Medical Education: Guntur Medical College, Guntur, India
Residency: St. Elizabeth's Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Internal Medicine
Fellowship: St. Elizabeth's Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Medical Oncology/Hematology
Board Certified: Hematology, Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology

Melissa Kim Yee, MD

Specialty: Hematology and Oncology
Medical Education: Drexel University College of Medicine
Residency: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Internal Medicine
Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Hematology/Oncology
Board Certified: Internal Medicine


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