Michael J. Flamm, M.D., Ph.D.

Michael J. Flamm, M.D., Ph.D.

New Patients Tel - 212 305-5098
Administrative Office Tel - 212 305-0526
Fax - 212 305-0771

Outpatients Office Location
Herbert Irving Pavilion 9th floor
161 Fort Washington Ave at W 165th St.

Physician Summary

Michael Flamm, M.D. is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine at NewYork-Presbyterian /Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. Flamm cares for patients with hematologic malignancies including leukemia, lymphoma and multiple myeloma. He also consults and manages patients with anemia and hemoglobinopathies including sickle cell disease. He also treats patients with colon and lung cancer.

Dr. Flamm received his undergraduate B.S. degrees from Yale University, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He matriculated at the College of Physicians and Surgeons where he was in the combined M.D. and Ph.D. program. He then received his Internal Medicine training at St. Luke’s – Roosevelt Hospital in New York City. He completed his fellowship in Hematology and Medical Oncology at New York Presbyterian Hospital. He is currently involved in patient care and teaching on the hematology and bone marrow transplant services. He is the primary Hematology and Oncology consultant at the Allen Pavilion and directs the Oncology clinic at the Harlem Hospital Center.

Clinical Expertise

  • Hematology
  • Leukemia & Myeloma
  • Lung, Head and Neck Cancers

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Hematology
  • Oncology


  • Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center


  • B.S., 1976, Yale College, New Haven, CT
  • M.D. & Ph.D., 1983, Columbia University, New York, NY

Internship and Residency

  • Internal Medicine, 1986, St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY


  • Hematology/Oncology, 1991, NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY