Medical Oncologist / Hematologist

Catherine Azar, MD has been practicing general oncology for over 25 years.

During her career, she has served as:

  • Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Arizona
  • Principal Investigator at the Colorado Cancer Research Program
  • Co-Regional Division Chief of the Colorado Permanente Medical Group
  • Medical Director of the Denver Hospice West Team in Denver, Colorado

She has co-authored multiple papers on the topics of leukemia, colon cancer, and breast cancer and has been published in multiple journals including The Journal of Clinical Oncology. Many of her articles stem from her work in clinical trials.

Dr. Azar was awarded the Robert Fr. Berris, MD Award for Outstanding Commitment to Community Cancer Research, Colorado Cancer Research Program.

I pledge to educate my patients about their disease so that together we can create a personalized plan with the best treatment options.

Education & Training

ResidencyJacobi Hospital
EducationBachelor of Science/Biochemistry - Princeton University
Medical SchoolAlbert Einstein College of Medicine
FellowshipsMedical Oncology - Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA & Montefiore Medical Center; Bronx, NY
InternshipsJacobi Hospital
Board CertificationsDr. Azar is board certified in internal medicine and oncology.