Get to know Hematologist and Oncologist Dr. Jerry Fain, who serves the Austin, Texas area at his private practice, Texas Oncology and several area hospitals.
Dr. Fain earned his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch–Galveston in 1987 and continued his studies with an internal medicine residency at the Methodist Medical Center in Dallas. Dr. Fain then completed a Fellowship in Hematology/Medical Oncology and became Chief Fellow at the UT Southwestern Medical School. He has been board certified in medical oncology, hematology, and internal medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine.
Having been in practice for over twenty years, Dr. Fain works to diagnose and treat cancers of all types. As a physician he has strived to care for patients as he would care for his family, and he is a strong believer that any treatment of disease should encompass a better understanding of the importance of aerobic exercise, diet and stress management. In addition to his private practice, Dr. Fain is affiliated with several area hospitals, including St. David’s Medical Center and Seton Medical Center Austin.
To make advancements in the field, Dr. Fain has conducted and published his research in prestigious medical journals. In 2017, he published his findings in the Society for Neuro-Oncology. He has shared his research throughout the country and given talks to doctors in the fields of oncology and hematology. To stay up-to-date on developments, Dr. Fain maintains professional memberships in the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the American Society of Hematology, and the American College of Physicians, among others.
A hematologist-oncologist is a physician who specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and/or prevention of blood diseases and cancers such as iron-deficiency anemia, hemophilia, sickle-cell disease, leukemia and lymphoma. They will be trained in hematology, the study of blood and oncology, the study of cancer, but will specialize in treating blood cancers, such as Hodgkins and non-Hodgkins lymphomas, leukemias and multiple myelomas. A hematologist-oncologist may also specialize in the management of solid tumors.
Dr. Fain has earned many awards and accolades throughout his career. He has been given the Jeweled Key Award in Cardiology, as well as the Checkbook Top Doc and the Super Doc Awards. When he is not seeing patients, Dr. Fain enjoys tennis, aerobic workouts, lifting weights, playing board games with his family and travel.
Learn More About Dr. Jerry Fain:
Through his FindATopDoc.com profile: https://www.findatopdoc.com/doctor/2954522-Jerry-Fain-hematologist-oncologist-Austin-TX-78705, Dr. Fain can also be found through the Seton Medical Center Austin website: https://www.seton.net/providers/bio/jerry-fain. His phone number is 512-419-9733, and he is based out of Austin, Texas.
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