Zeina Nahleh, MD
Treatment & Services
- Blood Tests
- Breast Cancer Risk Assessment
- Breast Exam
- Breast Health
- Cancer Center
- Cancer Risk Assessment
- Cancer Screening
- Cancer Supportive Care
- Clinical Trials
- Endocrine Treatment
- Genetic Testing
- Inpatient Care
- Palliative Medicine
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Breast - Malignant Neoplasm
- Breast Cancer
- Breast Cancer - Mass, Lump or Swelling
- Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (Ttp)
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - The George Washington University Medical Center
Hematology and Oncology
Washington, DC USA
Residency - George Wash. Univ. School of Medicine
Washington, DC USA
Residency - American University of Beirut
Medical Education - American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine
New York, NY USA
Undergraduate - American University of Beirut
- Dr. Nahleh is a Certified Principal Investigator (CPI) by the Academy of Clinical Research Professionals
Dr. Nahleh subspecializes in Breast Cancer and Cancer Survivorship. Her research interests were funded by the National Cancer Institute (NCI), the Cancer Prevention Institute of Texas (CPRIT) and several scientific agencies, and focuses on innovative treatment of breast cancer, cancer survivorship care and improving the quality of life of cancer patients.
Dr Nahleh has authored over 50 articles and book chapters in the field of cancer and breast cancer research. Dr. Nahleh has a double American Board certification in Hematology and Medical Oncology.
- Hematology & Medical Oncology
- Medical Oncology
Awards & Honors
- Dr. Nahleh has received numerous awards including the “Hero of Breast Cancer Award for Scientific Distinction”, the “Top Oncologists in El Paso, TX Award” , the “Patients’ Choice Award”, the "Dean's Excellence in Research Award” , and the “ Distinguished Chancellor’s Council Award for Research” from the Texas Tech University Systems
- Dr. Nahleh is a principal investigator in the Southwest Oncology Group (SWOG) and has authored 2 SWOG protocols in Breast Cancer Neoadjuvant Therapy and Male Breast Cancer. She served in the NCI – Neoadjuvant and Metastatic breast committees and is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the American College of Physicians.
Research & Publications
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57 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
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|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||4.9|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.9|
15 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Feb 6, 2020
Both Dr Blake and Dr Nahlieh were both very professional and caring.
Reviewed on Feb 4, 2020
Dr. Nahleh is an amazing caregiver and I feel well cared for in my treatment planning and implementation.
Reviewed on Nov 19, 2019
Dr Nahleh is the very best. She is kind , compassionate and extremely knowledgeable.
Reviewed on Nov 4, 2019
Dr. Nahleh was very thorough with explaining the course of treatment. She even got pertinent information from The Bahamas to assist in my care.
Reviewed on Oct 3, 2019
dr Nahle excellent doctor
Reviewed on Sep 10, 2019
Dr Nahleh is a star!!! She goes above and beyond her call of duty. She is very professional, knowledgeable, expedient, friendly and gives the best of herself. You should be extremely proud of her. Her staff is excellent also.
Reviewed on Sep 10, 2019
I am very grateful that I am in the best doctors and care provider! All I have to say is that you are the best of the best!
Reviewed on Aug 20, 2019
My care providers are EXCELLENT! They have showed care, compassion and they have been proactive. l could never ask for more caring people. l felt very cared for.
Reviewed on Aug 13, 2019
Dr. Nahleh makes me very comfortable and I value her input in my care. She is patient and understanding and takes the time to listen to my fears and concerns.
Reviewed on Aug 6, 2019
Dr Nahleh always takes care of me in a most satisfactory way
Reviewed on May 30, 2019
Dr. Nahleh really listens to me and offers options for medical care and pain management. Her concern for my well being is palpable. Very glad she is my doctor.
Reviewed on May 21, 2019
I already recommended Dr N.. and have been thanked
Reviewed on Apr 9, 2019
Dr. Nahleh is an excellent oncologist very caring very knowledgeable. It is very comforting to know that are health is in the hands of a physician who truly cares and has empathy with her patients.
Reviewed on Apr 4, 2019
wonderful office visit with Doctor and staff
Reviewed on Apr 2, 2019
Always open and professional yet personal and affectionately caring. Spends as much time as needed answering my questions despite having a full roster of other patients waiting her attention. I always feel as though I am the only person she is caring for each time I see her. A professional of the truest order and the best Doctor I've ever had the pleasure of being in the care of.
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