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Ayalew, Getinet, MD

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  • Cancer
  • Internal Medicine
  • Hematology/Oncology

Care Philosophy:

It is my goal to optimize the quality of life for my patients and their loved ones, helping them cope with the challenges brought by cancer. I value open communication, mutual respect and patient autonomy. I understand that every patient has unique needs, and I tailor practice decisions to individual patients in whatever ways possible.

Clinical Interests:

  • Blood cancer
  • Breast cancer
  • Gastrointestinal cancer
  • Leukemia
  • Lymphoma

Board Certification:

Internal Medicine; Hematology; Medical Oncology

Medical School:

University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia


State University of New York, Downstate, New York City, NY (Internal
Memorial Sloan Kettering, New York City, NY (Oncology Rotation)
Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia


State University of New York, Downstate, New York City, NY (Hematology and
The New York Blood Center, New York City, NY (Transfusion Medicine)
Mount Sinai Hospital, New York City, NY (Bone Marrow Transplantation)

Hospital Privileges:

  • Fairview Lakes Medical Center
  • Fairview Northland Medical Center
  • Fairview Ridges Hospital
  • Fairview Southdale Hospital
  • University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview