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.
- Internal Medicine - Hematology
- Internal Medicine - 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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63 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
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|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||4.9|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.9|
14 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Apr 29, 2021
Dr. Nahleh was kind, positive and thorough in explaining my options
Reviewed on Apr 20, 2021
Dr. Nahleh is very personable and warm. she provides valid information and is clear in sharing information.
Reviewed on Mar 11, 2021
I enjoy my visits with Dr. Nahleh's. She makes me feel comfortable. She's quite thorough, respectful, and professional.
Reviewed on Feb 11, 2021
Always a smile from Dr. Nahleh. Shows concern and optimism for my treatment. Always feel better after my visit.
Reviewed on Feb 2, 2021
Dr Nahleh is very caring and a wonderful doctor.
Reviewed on Oct 27, 2020
My Cleveland Clinic experiences has been outstanding. All my providers have been excellent and staff members have been very helpful and courteous at all times.
Reviewed on Sep 15, 2020
dr nahleh is patient, through and has treated me for months following my cancer diagnosis. I would recommend her to all
Reviewed on Aug 6, 2020
Dr. Nahleh has been very supportive of me as a person throughout my cancer treatment to survivorship. I expect all doctors to be knowledgeable about medical treatments but Dr. Nahleh is also very human and has helped me cope with this difficult diagnosis.
Reviewed on Jul 2, 2020
Dr. Nahleh is very compassionate and is great.
Reviewed on Jun 9, 2020
*Dr. Nahleh is a very caring person, she listens, give advise in a very soothing way, besides being a great doctor she is patient and I never feel rushed. I Love her!!
Reviewed on Jun 4, 2020
Caroline M., Dr. Nahleh's nurse, is excellent. She cleared up my confusion several times, and put my mind at ease other times during the course of my treatments.
Reviewed on Jun 4, 2020
Dr. Nahleh has been an excellent physician in every way.
Reviewed on May 21, 2020
Dr Nahleh was very invested in the status of my needs. She was very aware of my history and reviewed upcoming tests and treatments.
Reviewed on May 14, 2020
Dr Naleh is an excellent provider
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