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Yiwu J. Huang, MD


Hematology & Medical Oncology


English, Mandarin

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About Me

Dr. Yiwu Huang is a physician in the Department of Medicine, Division of Medical Oncology / Hematology, at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. He is also the Associate Program Director of the Hematology Oncology Fellowship. Dr. Huang holds a Bachelor of Medicine (equivalent to MD) from Fujian Medical University and his Doctor of Medicine in Cancer Immunology (equivalent to Ph.D.) from Peking Union Medical College and Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences. He completed his internal medicine residency training at Staten Island University Hospital and hematology and medical oncology fellowship training at the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in New Brunswick. Dr. Huang is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. Prior to joining Maimonides, he was a faculty member in Cancer Immunobiology Center, Department of Microbiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. Dr. Yiwu Huang has had done extensive research in multiple myeloma, lymphoma, liver cancer and other cancers. He has authored more than 30 published articles and abstracts. Currently, Dr. Huang is an assistant professor of medicine at Downstate Medical School, State University of New York. He is also a guest professor of Fujian Medical University.

Areas of Expertise

  • Brain & Spinal Tumor Care
  • Colorectal Cancer Care
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer Care
  • Head & Neck Cancer Care
  • Hematology & Medical Oncology

Conditions Treated

  • Brain Cancer and Tumors
  • Colon Cancer
  • Gastric Cancer (Stomach Cancer)
  • Head & Neck Cancer
  • Hepatobiliary Cancers (Gall Bladder/Bile Ducts)
  • Liver Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Spinal Cancer


  • Bone Marrow Biopsies


Medical Degree

Fujian Medical University


North Shore LIJ-Staten Island University Hospital


North Shore LIJ-Staten Island University Hospital


Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital


Internal Medicine
Medical Oncology


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  • Aetna
  • Affinity
  • CCM Centerlight Health
  • Centers Plan
  • Cigna
  • ElderPlan
  • Emblem HIP HMO
  • Empire BCBS
  • Empire BCBS/HealthPlus
  • Fidelis
  • HealthFirst
  • Local 1199
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Freedom/Liberty
  • RR Medicare
  • UHC Community
  • UHC Empire Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • VNS Choice
  • Wellcare