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Christopher R. Chitambar, MD, FACP

Professor

Location

  • Cancer Center - Froedtert Hospital
  • 9200 West Wisconsin Avenue
  • Milwaukee, WI 53226

Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Hematology

Cancer Center - Froedtert Hospital

I feel that it is important to care for patients as a whole, combining the specific treatment of their disease with their desire for quality of life. Even when their disease is no longer responding to treatment, there is always something that can be done to help them deal with their illness. Communication with my patients and educating them about their disease is an integral part of my practice.

Overview

Diseases and Conditions

  • Breast Cancer
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Leukemia
  • Lymphoma

Patients Ages Seen

  • Adult
  • Senior

Languages

  • English

Hospital Affiliations

  • Froedtert Hospital – Milwaukee

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology

Clinic Locations

Cancer Center - Froedtert Hospital

Breast Care Center - Froedtert

map of clinics' locations

Biography

Education and Training

Doctor of Medicine - Christian Medical College and Hospital - Ludhiana (1975)
Residency in Internal Medicine - Brackenridge Hospital - Austin, TX (1999-2001)
Fellowship in Hematology & Oncology - University of Colorado Health Sciences Center - Denver, CO (1980-1983)