Sajeel A. Chowdhary MD

Neuro-Oncology
TGH Cancer Institute at TGH Outpatient Center
Tampa General Hospital Cancer Institute

Sajeel A. Chowdhary MD

Dr. Sajeel A. Chowdhary is an esteemed neuro-oncologist and the Director of Translational Research/Neuro-Oncology with the Cancer Institute at Tampa General Hospital who takes a multidisciplinary/multi-modality approach to delivering world-class care. He returns to Tampa General, where he was a staff neuro-oncologist and neurologist from 2004–2009. He was also an Assistant Professor of Neuro-Oncology and Neurology at the Moffitt Cancer Center and the University of South Florida (USF) between 2004 – 2009.

Before re-joining Tampa General Hospital, Dr. Chowdhary served as the Director of Medical Neuro-Oncology at the Marcus Neuroscience Institute and Director of Medical Neuro-Oncology and Neurology at both the Marcus Neuroscience Institute and the Lynn Cancer Institute from 2015 - 2023 in Boca Raton, Florida.

Earlier in his career, he was also the Program Director of Neuro-Oncology and Neurology at AdventHealth Cancer Institute and an Associate Professor of Neuro-Oncology and Neurology at the University of Central Florida (UCF) in Orlando from 2009–2015.

Since 2015, Dr. Chowdhary has been a Professor of Neuro-Oncology and Neurology at the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine/Florida Atlantic University (FAU) in Boca Raton. Dr. Chowdhary has guided over 30 clinical trials focused on GBM and other brain cancers. He has been cited in numerous peer-reviewed publications, book chapters, editorials, and manuscripts. A five-time Castle Connolly Top Doctor award winner, Dr. Chowdhary is a member of several professional organizations, including the American Medical Association, the American Academy of Neurology, the Society for Neuro-Oncology, the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the American Brain Tumor Association, the Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology, and the NRG Oncology Clinical Trials network.

Locations

TGH Cancer Institute at TGH Outpatient Center
Address: 10740 Palm River Road
Phone: 813-844-4151
Fax: 813-844-5877
Tampa General Hospital Cancer Institute
Address: 3 Tampa General Circle
Phone: 813-844-4151
Fax: 813-844-5877

Specialties

Neuro-Oncology

Training

Medical School
King Edward Medical University (Lahore, Pakistan)

Internship
Thomas Jefferson University, Frankford Hospital (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)

Residency
Neurology
Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland/Florida Program (Cleveland, Ohio and Weston, Florida)

Fellowship
Neuro-Oncology
University of Calgary, Arnie Charbonneau Cancer Institute (formerly Tom Baker Cancer Institute, Calgary, Alberta, Canada)