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Akshiv Malhotra


Medical oncologist
Hiker, wanderer and board game fanatic

Dr. Akshiv Malhotra is a medical oncologist who cares for patients with cancer or blood disorders. His treatment expertise includes gastrointestinal cancers, lung cancer, prostate cancer, breast cancer, lymphoma, leukemia and multiple myeloma. In patient care, he prescribes medical treatments, such as chemotherapy, immunotherapy and targeted therapy, while also incorporating lifestyle changes to reduce stress and improve exercise habits, diet and sleep.

Malhotra earned his medical degree at DY Patil University School of Medicine in India. He completed a residency in internal medicine at the State University of New York Upstate Medical University and a fellowship in hematology and oncology at the University of Cincinnati.

Malhotra's research has focused on treatments for various cancers and blood disorders. He has published articles in multiple peer-reviewed journals and presented on these topics at several conferences.

Malhotra is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology.

Malhotra spends his free time with his wife and two young daughters. They enjoy the outdoors, particularly traveling to, exploring and hiking in national parks. Malhotra's other interests include playing board games, listening to podcasts and audiobooks, watching cricket and working out at CrossFit Oakland.

  • Education

    DY Patil University School of Medicine, 2009

  • Residencies

    SUNY Upstate, Internal Medicine, 2013

  • Fellowships

    University of Cincinnati, Hematology and Oncology, 2016

I build trust with my patients by listening and being honest.

Where I see patients (2)

    My reviews


    Overall Experience
    227 Ratings
    This was my first visit with Dr. Malhotra. I was very comfortable speaking with him about my medical history and plans for future follow up care
    Explained things in a way that was easy to understand
    224 Ratings
    Did the doctor pay attention to your concerns
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    Gave easy to understand instructions about taking care of health problems or concerns
    225 Ratings
    Knew the important information about your medical history
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    The provider showed respect for what you had to say
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    The provider spent enough time with me
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