Due to renovations at our Patroon Creek office, the regular entrance in the lower lot is CLOSED. Patients (including those from our Troy and Albany Medical Center locations) must use the upper lot entrance for Suite 210 and 211. However, Radiation, PET and CT imaging patients can use our separate Radiation Entrance in the lower lot. Learn More

Our Team

Makenzi Evangelist, M.D.

Makenzi Evangelist, M.D.

Makenzi Evangelist, M.D.


Medical Oncology


Albany Cancer Center
400 Patroon Creek Blvd., Suite 210 (or 211)
Albany, NY 12206
Phone: (518) 489-0044

Professional Education

  • Bachelor of Arts Degree—Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY
  • Master of Science Degree—Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
  • Medical Degree—Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
  • Residency, Internal Medicine & Pediatrics—Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY
  • Fellowship, Hematology Oncology—University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN


  • Board Certified in Internal Medicine
  • Board Certified in Hematology
  • Board Certified in Medical Oncology

Honors and Awards

  • 2011 ASCO Breast Cancer Symposium Merit Award
  • Halsted Award for Clinical Nutrition—Albany Medical College
  • Dr. Abraham Bullis Memorial Scholarship—Rochester Area Community Foundation
  • Wayne County Scholarship
  • The Jo. C. Hebard Memorial Prize
  • Skidmore Thoroughbred Leader Award
  • The Charles S. & William Dake Community Service Award

Memberships and Affiliations

  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • American Society of Hematology
  • American College of Physicians
  • International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer

Academic Appointment

Clinical Assistant Professor, Albany Medical College


Dr. Evangelist lives in Delmar, NY with her husband and daughter. She enjoys spending free time in the Adirondacks, supporting local music, and knitting.