WHEELING -- Dr. Ranjita Pallavi, a hematologist and medical oncologist, has joined the Schiffler Cancer Center at Wheeling Hospital.

"In the short time Dr. Pallavi has been here, I have been very impressed with her knowledge and abilities regarding complex malignances. She will be a wonderful addition to the Schiffler Cancer Center team in maintaining the best course of cancer treatment and symptom management," said Dr. Jondavid Pollock, a radiation oncologist.

Pallavi recently completed a fellowship in hematology and oncology at the Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla, NY. Her residency in internal medicine was done at the New York Medical College and Metropolitan Hospital Center in New York.

Her medical degree was earned at the K.J. Somalya Medical College and Research Center in Mumbai, India, and her first residency in internal medicine was completed at Grant Medical College and Sir J.J. Group of Hospitals, also in Mumbai.

Pallavi is board certified in internal medicine.