Balazs Halmos, M.D.

Balazs Halmos, M.D.

New Patients Tel - 212 305-5098
New Patient Email -
Administrative Office Tel - 212 305-5874
Fax - 212 305-6891

Outpatient Office Location
161 Ft. Washington Avenue 3rd Floor
New York, New York

Clinical Trials Contact Information
Phone - 212 342-1653
Fax - 212 342-1282
Clinical office - 212 305-5874
Clinical office fax - 212 305-6762

Physician Summary

Dr. Halmos received his medical degree summa cum laude from Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary in 1992 and M.S. in Clinical Investigations degree from Harvard Medical School in 2003. He completed his medicine residency training at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York City in 1998 and then went on to complete his hematology/oncology fellowship training at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. He served on the faculties of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School from 2001-2004 and University Hospitals of Cleveland/Case Western Reserve University from 2005-2009 prior to joining Columbia University in 2009. Dr. Halmos cares for patients with malignancies of the upper aerodigestive tract, principally lung and esophageal cancers. He currently is involved in patient care, clinical investigations in thoracic oncology and supervises a research laboratory focusing on the molecular biology of cancers of the upper aerodigestive tract.

Clinical Expertise

  • Lung Cancer
  • Thoracic Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Hematology
  • Oncology


  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center
  • Staff Physician - Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center
  • Instructor of Medicine - Harvard Medical School
  • Staff Physician - University Hospitals of Cleveland
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine - Case Western Reserve University


  • Semmelweis Medical University-Budapest, Hungary

Internship and Residency

  • Residency - St Lukes Roosevelt Hospital Center
  • Columbia University


  • Beth Israel Deaconess
  • Harvard University