Pooja Murthy, MD

Maimonides Physician


Breast Cancer, Gynecologic Oncology, Hematology & Medical Oncology



About Me

Dr. Pooja Murthy is a physician in the Department of Medicine, Medical Oncology and Hematology Division, at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. She is a graduate of Cornell University and SUNY Downstate College of Medicine. Dr. Murthy completed her residency training at the University of Michigan and her fellowship in hematology/medical oncology at New York University School of Medicine. Her research interests include breast cancer clinical trials and hereditary breast and ovarian cancer. She is excited to provide compassionate cancer care in the heart of Brooklyn.

Areas of Expertise

  • Breast Cancer
  • Gynecologic Oncology
  • Hematology & Medical Oncology

Conditions Treated

  • Breast Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Hereditary Breast Cancer Syndromes
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer


Medical Degree

State University of New York Downstate


University of Michigan Health System


University of Michigan Health System


New York University School of Medicine


Internal Medicine


  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • CenterLight
  • Centers Plan
  • Cigna
  • ElderPlan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Empire Plan (United Healthcare)
  • Fidelis
  • HealthFirst
  • Hotel Trades
  • Local 1199
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford
  • RiverSpring Health Plans
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • VillageCare Max
  • VNS Choice
  • Wellcare
  • WTC Health Program

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