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Goldschmidt Cancer Center Welcomes New Oncologist, Dr. John Savooji

Hospital news | Wednesday, September 7, 2022

Contact: Alaina Winship

Capital Region Physicians is pleased to welcome Dr. John Savooji, MD to Goldschmidt Cancer Center.

Dr. Savooji is board-certified in Medical Oncology, Hematology and Internal Medicine. He completed his fellowship training in Hematology-Oncology at New York Medical College/Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla, NY. His residency training in Internal Medicine was also at New York Medical College where he was appointed as the Chief Resident and an Instructor of Medicine. He obtained his medical degree from St. John’s Medical College.

Prior to joining Goldschmidt Cancer Center, Dr. Savooji served as Attending Physician in Hematology-Oncology at Garnet Health Medical Center, Middletown, NY catering to patients from the outskirts of New York City.

He is a member of the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC), American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), and American Society of Hematology (ASH). His areas of special interest include the treatment of lung, prostate, and gastrointestinal cancers.

Dr. Savooji resides in Columbia, MO. During his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family, going on long hikes, and swimming. He is fluent in four languages - English, Hindi, Malayalam, and Kannada and can also converse in basic Spanish.

Patients wishing to establish care with Dr. Savooji can call 573-632-4800 to schedule an appointment. For more information, visit