Due to a national shortage of blood collection tubes, you may experience upwards of a 2-hour delay in processing time for certain tests. Someone from our team will advise you if your scheduled lab test is affected by this delay. We thank you in advance for your patience.

Our Team

Nischala Ammannagari, M.D.

Nischala Ammannagari, M.D.

Nischala Ammannagari, M.D.


Medical Oncology




Albany Cancer Center
400 Patroon Creek Blvd., Suite 1
Albany, NY 12206
Phone: (518) 489-0044

Professional Education

  • Medical Degree - Sri Venkata Sai Medical College, NTR University of Health Sciences, India
  • Residency in Internal Medicine - Bassett Medical Center/Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, Cooperstown, NY
  • Fellowship in Hematology and Medical Oncology - Roswell Park Cancer Institute/State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY


  • Board Certified in Internal Medicine
  • Board Certified in Hematology
  • Board Certified in Medical Oncology
  • Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG)

Honors and Awards

  • Stanley and Eleanor Wallace Memorial Award, Best Research Project, American College of Physicians, New York Chapter
  • American College of Physicians Travel Award
  • E. Donnall Thomas Research Grant and Award, Outstanding Research Project
  • Andhra Pradesh Medical Council Gold Medal, Best Graduating Medical Student
  • Blue Ribbon Award, Best Graduating Student from Medical College

Memberships and Affiliations

  • American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
  • American Society of Hematology (ASH)
  • American College of Physicians (ACP)


Dr. Ammannagari is married and has two daughters. She loves watching movies and traveling with her family. She also enjoys listening to and singing classical Indian music.