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Michael Wax, MD
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  • Oncology and Hematology
  • Cancer Services
  • Clinical Research
Accepting new patients

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Locations

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Berkeley Heights Oncology and Hematology

1 Diamond Hill Road
Bensley Pavilion, 2nd floor
Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922
United States

Clinical Expertise

  • Acute myelogenous leukemia (AML)
  • Additional / adjuvant therapy
  • Anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL)
  • Anaplastic large-cell lymphoma
  • Anemia
  • Anticardiolipin antibodies
  • Antiphospholipid antibodies
  • Antithrombin III deficiency
  • Aplastic anemia
  • Aromatase Inhibitors
  • B12 deficiency
  • Bladder cancer
  • Blood diseases
  • Blood transfusions
  • Bone marrow aspiration
  • Bone marrow biopsy
  • Breast cancer
  • CMML
  • Cancer care
  • Chemoprevention
  • Chemotherapy
  • Chemotherapy clinical trials
  • Chemotherapy side effect support
  • Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL)
  • Chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML)
  • Clinical trials
  • Colon cancer
  • Complete blood count
  • Cooley's anemia
  • Cutaneous ALCL
  • Deep vein thrombosis (DVT)
  • Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma
  • Duodenal cancer
  • Esophageal cancer
  • Esophageal tumors
  • Extreme fatigue
  • Factor 5 Leiden
  • Follicular lymphoma
  • Frequent bruising
  • Frequent fever
  • Frequent nosebleed
  • Gallbladder cancer / carcinoma
  • Gastric cancer
  • Head and neck cancer
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemoglobin H disease
  • Hemophilia
  • Hepatic tumors
  • Hepatocellular carcinoma
  • Hodgkin lymphoma
  • Hormone therapy
  • Hydrops fetalis
  • Immunotherapy
  • Iron deficiency anemia
  • Iron level test
  • Laryngeal cancer
  • Leukemia
  • Leukocytopenia
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lipoma excision
  • Liver tumors
  • Lumbar puncture
  • Lump in groin
  • Lump in neck
  • Lump under arm
  • Lupus anticoagulant
  • Lymphocytic leukemia
  • Lymphoma
  • Mantle cell lymphoma
  • Marginal zone lymphoma
  • Multiple myeloma
  • Myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS)
  • Myelogenous leukemia
  • Myeloproliferative disorders
  • Nasopharyngeal cancer
  • Neoadjuvant chemotherapy
  • Non-Hodgkin lymphoma
  • Non-small cell lung cancer
  • Oropharyngeal cancer
  • Ovarian cancer
  • PET
  • Pain Management
  • Pain on left side of belly
  • Pancreatic cancer
  • Pathology review
  • Peritoneal cancer
  • Platelet disorders
  • Polycythemia vera (PV)
  • Positron emission tomography (PET)
  • Prostate cancer
  • Protein C deficiency
  • Protein S deficiency
  • Prothrombin gene mutation
  • Pulmonary embolism (PE)
  • Radiation therapy
  • Raised red bumps on skin
  • Rectal cancer
  • Red blood cell disorders
  • Renal cell cancer
  • Risk-reduction medications
  • Sepsis
  • Sickle cell anemia
  • Small cell lung cancer
  • Stem cell transplant
  • Stomach cancer
  • Swollen glands
  • Swollen lymph nodes
  • Systemic ALCL
  • Tamoxifen
  • Thalassemia
  • Thrombocytopenia
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombophilia
  • Tonsillar cancer
  • White blood cell disorders

Accepted Insurances

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Training and Education

Board Certification

  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Medical School

  • Medical College of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Undergraduate

  • University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Residency

  • Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • Internal Medicine, Hospital of the Medical College of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Fellowship

  • Hematology-Oncology, University of Washington/Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA

About Me

In addition to his position at Summit Health, oncologist Michael B. Wax, MD, is Assistant Professor of Medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City, and a member of the medical staff at Carol G. Simon Cancer Center in Morristown, New Jersey. He is a member of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey and the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group. Dr. Wax is a former member of the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Consultant Medical Staff.

Dr. Wax has been featured in Millburn-Short Hills "Super Doctors" listings as well as Castle Connolly "Top Doctors in the New York Metro Area," Castle Connolly "America's Top Doctors," Castle Connolly "Top Doctors in Women's Health," and New Jersey Monthly article, "Nurses' Choice for Top Docs." Dr. Wax's Castle Connolly listings have been reprinted in US News and World Report, New York Magazine, and Inside Jersey. Dr. Wax's licensed nurse colleagues nominated him for the New Jersey Monthly "Top Doctors 2009" listing through a New Jersey Health Care Quality Institute (NJHCQI) independent nurse survey. He also is featured in New Jersey Monthly "Top Doctors" listings.

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Hospital Affiliations

  • Overlook Medical Center

Awards and Honors

  • Top Doctors 2020
  • Top Doctors 2018
  • Top Doctors Inside Jersey 2018
  • Top Doctors 2017
  • Inside Jersey Top Docs 2017
  • Top Doctors 2016
  • Top Doctors 2015
  • Top Doctors 2014
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors