New Medical Oncologist Joins The Hope Center for Cancer Care to Meet Growing Demand for Advanced Cancer Care Services

June 30, 2015

Dr. Sanaullah Khalid brings expertise in all cancer types and blood disorders

Youngstown, Ohio (June 30, 2015) The Hope Center for Cancer Care, a practice in The US Oncology Network providing comprehensive advanced cancer services, has added another medical oncologist to its staff. Sanaullah Khalid, M.D., will join the practice effective July 6, enhancing timely access to quality care for patients in the greater Warren-Youngstown metropolitan area.

“The addition of Dr. Khalid will help us meet the increasing demand for our services, and we are pleased to welcome him to our practice,” said Paul Dieter, executive director, The Hope Center for Cancer Care. “We strive to see new patients as quickly as possible, especially those who are newly diagnosed, to provide guidance and support during this very stressful time. We are also committed to providing the highest quality of personalized ongoing care to all of our patients. Adding Dr. Khalid will allow us to meet these goals now and in the future as we continue to grow.”

Dr. Khalid completed his Hematology/Medical Oncology fellowship at Allegheny Health Network/Temple University School of Medicine which is affiliated with Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center. He completed his medical degree at Saint George’s University School of Medicine and graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology and Psychology from Saint Louis University.

Dr. Khalid specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and management of all cancer types, including solid malignancies and blood disorders. He is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the American Society of Hematology and the American College of Physicians.

“It was important to me to join a practice that was committed to providing personalized care in a supportive environment, as well as access to advanced treatments so I can offer my patients the very best chance for a positive outcome,” said Dr. Khalid. “The Hope Center for Cancer Care has a reputation as a first-class practice dedicated to providing the highest level of quality care delivered by compassionate, highly-skilled physicians. I am excited to be joining this group of like-minded individuals.”

As a practice in The US Oncology Network, The Hope Center for Cancer Care is connected to a network of 1,000 leading cancer specialists spanning the United States who collaborate and share expertise. Along with approximately 30 other independent, physician-owned practices across the country, The Hope Center for Cancer Care shares a commitment to improving outcomes and quality of life for patients. The practice has physicians who specialize in all types of cancers, most notably Bladder, Breast, Colon, Uterine, Lung, Prostate, Skin and Leukemia. Their highly-skilled and experienced physicians treat patients at two convenient locations in Youngstown and Warren.

“Dr. Khalid is trained and experienced in the very latest treatments and technologies,” said Chris Knight, M.D., a medical oncologist with the practice. “He will bring fresh ideas and new energy to our organization as we continue to meet the growing demand for our services.”

About The Hope Center for Cancer Care

At The Hope Center for Cancer Care, our physicians are focused exclusively on fighting cancer and blood disorders, and are committed to providing the most advanced and complete care available. We offer the latest technologies and treatments including leading-edge diagnostic imaging and sophisticated infusional chemotherapies. Most importantly, we understand the challenges patients face during this uncertain time. Our friendly and compassionate specialists are dedicated to delivering personalized care in a supportive environment. We offer a complete range of advanced diagnostic and treatment services, as well as support services designed to provide comprehensive care for patients and their families.

The Hope Center for Cancer Care is united in healing with The US Oncology Network, one of the nation’s largest networks of integrated community-based oncology practices dedicated to advancing high-quality, evidence-based cancer care. As an affiliate of The US Oncology Network, The Hope Center for Cancer Care is united with 1,000 physicians nationwide. For more information, visit

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