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Yashpal Modi, MD

Specializing in Hematology & Oncology

Accepting new patients

Referral required

Affiliation: Owensboro Health

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Biography

After leading Hematology/Oncology care teams in Western Kentucky for the past decade, Dr. Yashpal Modi has joined Owensboro Health Hematology/Oncology to provide excellent care for cancer patients in Owensboro. 

Dr. Modi is a native of India who chose a career in medicine to fulfill his mother’s dream of becoming a doctor. “She was so smart that she was accepted into medical school, but she could not become a doctor due to social circumstances.” 

Dr. Modi enjoys the challenge of understanding a complex disease and the constantly evolving medicine and technology of modern cancer care. 

“Treating a cancer patient requires excellent communication skills and empathy,” says Dr. Modi. “But the most important part is helping them adopt a positive attitude to live happy and healthy lives.”

Education & Training

Education

  • Smt. NHL Municipal Medical College, Ahmedabad, India

Residency

  • Seton Hall University (St. Michael), Newark, N.J., Internal Medicine

Fellowship

  • Seton Hall University, School of Health and Medical Sciences, South Orange, N.J., Hematology and Oncology (Chief Fellow)

Board Certified

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Hematology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology

Additional Languages

  • Gujarati
  • Hindi