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

Pooja Chaukiyal, M.D.

Pooja Chaukiyal, M.D.

Pooja Chaukiyal, M.D.

Specialties

Hematology

Locations

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

Professional Education

  • Bachelors of Medicine & Bachelor’s of Surgery (MBBS), Byramjee Jeejeebhoy Medical College, University of Pune, India
  • Medical Degree—University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY
  • Internship—University of Delhi, New Delhi, India
  • Residency—Baroda Medical College, India
  • Residency—University of Rochester, Rochester, NY
  • Fellowship in Hematology Oncology—University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

Certification

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

Honors and Awards

  • Second Prize University of Rochester/Strong Memorial Poster Day 2006 (Research Category)
  • All India Merit Position Holder, All India Post Graduate CBSE Exam, National Post Graduate Competitive Exam
  • Diplomate National Board (DNB) (Theory) Exam, Post Graduate Exam, National Board of Examiners, Government of India/Ministry of Health, 1999
  • Honors with Distinction in Biology, Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics

Memberships and Affiliations

  • American Society of Hematology
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • American College of Physicians

Personal

Dr. Chaukiyal is married and has a daughter. She enjoys spending time with her family, reading books and cooking. She also likes to travel and explore new places.