Joseph Jurcic, M.D.

Joseph Jurcic, M.D.

New Patients Tel - 212 305-5098
New Patient Email -
Fax - 212-305-8111

Outpatient Office Location
Herbert Irving Pavilion, Garden
161 Fort Washington Ave at W. 165th St.
New York, NY

Physician Summary

Dr. Jurcic is a Professor of Clinical Medicine and Director of the Hematologic Malignancies Section of the Hematology/Oncology Division. He is a hematologist/oncologist focusing on the treatment of acute and chronic leukemias, myeloproliferative neoplasms, and myelodysplastic syndrome. His research interests include acute myeloid leukemia, radioimmunotherapy with alpha and beta particle-emitting radioisotopes, monoclonal antibody therapy for leukemia, development of novel small molecule inhibitors for leukemia and molecular monitoring of minimal residual disease. He received his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania and completed his fellowship in Hematology-Oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.

Clinical Expertise

  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
  • Myelodysplastic Syndrome
  • Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia
  • Myeloproliferative Disease
  • Polycythemia Vera
  • Essential Thrombocythemia
  • Myelofibrosis
  • Leukemia
  • Hematologic Malignancy

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine, 1991
  • Medical Oncology, 1995
  • Hematology, 1998


  • Professor of Clinical Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center
  • Director, Hematologic Malignancies Section, Division of Hematology/Oncology


  • M.D., 1988 University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Internship and Residency

  • 1988-1991, Department of Medicine, Barnes Hospital, Washington University, St. Louis, MO


  • 1991-1994, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY