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

Salim Contractor, M.D.

Salim Contractor, M.D.

Salim Contractor, M.D.


Medical Oncology


Hudson Cancer Center
69 Prospect Ave.
Hudson, NY 12534
Phone: (518) 822-8484

Professional Education

  • Pre-Medical Degree—Bombay Scottish Junior College
  • Medical Degree—Grant Medical College, Bombay, India
  • Residency, Internal Medicine—Catholic Medical Center, Cornell University Medical College
  • Fellowship—Hematology, Coney Island Hospital, SUNY at Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowship—Hematology & Oncology, Robert Wood Johnson Medical Center, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
  • Fellowship—Oncology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Mount Sinai College of Medicine, New York City


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

Honors and Awards

  • Best Medical Intern—St. John’s Medical Center/Catholic Medical Center
  • First Prize for Academic Excellence—Bombay Scottish Junior College
  • All India Athletic Team—Grant Medical College
  • Individual Athletic Championship, Track & Field—Grant Medical College

Memberships and Affiliations

  • American Medical Association
  • American Society of Hematology

Academic Appointment

Clinical Assistant Professor, Albany Medical College


Dr. Contractor and his wife have three children. He speaks several Indian languages including Hindi, Urdo and Jugrati and enjoys reading, sports and travel.