Dr. Vasily J. Assikis Recognized as Top Doctor
Piedmont Cancer Institute, P.C., one of the premier cancer practices in Atlanta, would like to congratulate Dr. Vasily J. Assikis for his recognition as one of Atlanta's Top Doctors in Atlanta Magazine 2014 Health Issue! Dr. Assikis is recognized for his expertise in Genitourinary cancers (urinary tract, bladder, kidneys, prostate, testicles and penis).
Dr. Assikis is the recipient of numerous honors and awards including 2002 and 2003 American Society of Clinical Oncology Merit Award. He lectures extensively and has been awarded numerous visiting professorships. Dr. Ballard a recipient of this award as well in 2011, said "We are very proud of Vasily's recognition among his peers. It's a well deserved honor for such a dedicated physician who is committed to helping the Atlanta and Newnan communities by providing excellent cancer care always putting the patient first.
Dr. Assikis attended MD Anderson Cancer Center Institute in Houston for a hematology-oncology fellowship and also served as Chief Teaching Fellow. He is Board Certified in Medical Oncology. In 2003, he joined the faculty of Emory University as a Distinguished Georgia Cancer Coalition Scholar and served as an Assistant Professor of Hematology/Oncology at the Winship Cancer Institute as well as the Director of the Prostate Cancer Translational Research program. He joined Piedmont Cancer Institute, P.C. in 2006.
Dr. Assikis currently sees patients in Atlanta and Newnan.
To make an appointment please call: Atlanta 404-350-9853 or Newnan 770-251-2590