Robert S. Alter, M.D.

Hematologist/oncologist Robert S. Alter, M.D., is the Co-Chief of Urologic Oncology at the John Theurer Cancer Center. His research has been published several times in the Oncology Society of New Jersey's proceedings and the American Society of Clinical Oncology's proceedings. Dr. Alter is a member of the American Society of Hematology, the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Oncology Society of New Jersey, and the American College of Physicians. Click here for a list of John Theurer Cancer Center clinical trials by Dr Alter.

  • Medical Education: University of Health Sciences/The Chicago Medical School
  • Internship: medicine, St. Luke's/Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York City
  • Residency: medicine, St. Luke's/Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York City
  • Fellowship: hematology/oncology, New York University Medical Center
  • Board Certifications: internal medicine, hematology, medical oncology
  • Specializations: prostate, kidney, and bladder cancers, melanoma, and head and neck cancers
  • Research Interests: clinical trials in prostate, kidney, and bladder cancers, melanoma, and head and neck cancers
  • Honors/Awards: Dean's List (University of Southern California, Yeshiva University)
  • Memberships: American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Oncology Society of New Jersey, American College of Physicians