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Israel Wiznitzer, M.D.

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Israel  Wiznitzer, M.D.


  • Fax: 954-210-1125


  • Hematology/Oncology - Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine



Clinical Areas

Benign Hematology
Bone and Soft Tissue Cancer (Sarcoma)
Breast Cancer
Colorectal Cancer
Esophageal and Stomach Cancer
Gynecological Cancer
Head & Neck Cancer
Leukemia, Multiple Myeloma and Related Blood Cancer
Liver (Pimary) Cancer
Lymphoma, CLL/SLL, Leukemia (Hairy Cell)
Melanoma and Skin Cancers
Neuro-Oncology (Primary Brain and Spine tumors)
Pancreatic and Biliary Cancer
Prostate, Kidney, Bladder, Testis and Adrenocortical Cancer
Thoracic Cancer
Thyroid and Related Endocrine Tumors


  • American Board of Internal Med-Medical Oncology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine


  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine


  • C Benz, I Wiznitzer, CL Benz: Steroind binding and cytotoxicity in cultured human pancreatic carcinomas. In: Hormones and Cancer 2. Raven Press, NY 223-228, 1984
  • C Benz, I Wiznitzer, SH Lee: Flow cytometric analysis of fluorescent estrogen bindingin cancer cell suspensions. In: Morphologic Localization of Positive Steroid Receptors, Vol 1: Experimental Systems. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL 95-110, 1985.
  • C Benz, I Wiznitzer, SH Lee: Flow cytometric analysis of fluorescein-conjugated estradiol binding in breast cancer suspensions. Cytometry 6; 260-268, 1985
  • FA Holmes, JA O'Shaugnessy, S Vukeja, J Shogan, J Glaspy, M Moore, L Meza, I Wiznitzer, TA Neumann, LR Hil, BC Liang. Blinded, Randomized Multicenter Study to Evaluate Single Administration of Pegfilgrastim Once per Cycle vs Daily Filgrastim as an Adjunct to Chemotherapy in Patients with High Risk Stage II or Stage III/IV Breast Cancer. Journal of Clinical Oncology 20: 727-731, 2002.
  • JS Rader, D Clarke-Pearson, M Moore, L Carson, R Holloway, MS Kao, I Wiznitzer, EC Douglass. A Phase II Study to Determine the Efficacy and Tolerability of Intravenous ZD9331 in Heavily Pre-treated Patients with Ovarian Cancer. Gynecologic Oncology 2003
  • International Adjuvant Lung Cancer Collaborative Group (I Wiznitzer as a contributing member). Cisplatin-Based Adjuvant Chemotherapy in Patients with Completely Resected Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. NEJM 350: 351-360. January 22, 2004
  • JB Bussel MD, DJ Kuter MD, JN George MD, R McMillan MD, LM Aledort MD, GT Conklin MD, AE Lichtin MD, RM Lyons MD, J Nieva MD, JS Wasser MD, I Wiznitzer MD, R Kelly BS, CF Chen PhD, JL Nichol MS. AMG 531, a Thrombopoiesis-Stimulating Protein for Chronic ITP. NEJM 355: 1672-1681. October 19, 2006


Health Grades Honor Roll Physician
Member American Society of Clinical Oncololgy


Honors Program in Medical Education; Medical Internship & Residency
Northwestern University Medical School
Post Doctoral Fellowship - Medical Oncology
Yale University School of Medicine

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