Zulfi Jaffar, MD

About Zulfi Jaffar, MD

Dr. Zulfi Jaffar is a board certified medical oncologist and a hematologist, as well as a Member of the Oncology San Antonio Cancer Care Network.

About

Dr. Jaffar has experience treating many types of cancer and specializes in breast cancer, sarcomas, and genitourinary cancer.

Dr. Jaffar, originally from Dubai, returned to his hometown after completing his fellowship in medical oncology and hematology at St. Vincent’s Hospital New York and served as Chief of Oncology at Dubai Hospital. Dr. Jaffar joined the Oncology San Antonio Cancer Care Network in 2006 and practices in the Medical Center, Live Oak and Mission Trail.

EXPERTISE

  • Chemotherapy
  • Immunotherapy
  • Anti-Angiogenic Therapy
  • Anti-EFGR Therapy
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Continuous and Pulse-Dose Chemotherapy
  • Radio-Immunotherapy
  • Targeted Immunotherapy
  • Targeted Molecular Therapy

EDUCATION

  • Medical School: Dow Medical College – Karachi, Pakistan
  • Internship: Civil Hospital – Karachi, Pakistan
  • Residency: St. Luke’s – Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York
  • Fellowship: Medical Oncology and Hematology — St. Vincent’s Hospital, New York

RECOGNITION

Named a Top Doctor in San Antonio, 2011

ASSOCIATIONS

American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)

Bexar County Medical Society

Texas Medical Association

American Medical Association (AMA)

American Cancer Society (ACS)