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Mitul Gandhi, MD

VCS Physicians

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I am mindful of how life altering a diagnosis of cancer can be, not just for the patient, but all the loved ones in their life as well. Patients and families rightly deserve, and will always get the very best of us in intelligence and compassion, along with access to state of the art treatment which is continually improving long-term outcomes.

Work and Credentials:

Primary Location

Gainesville Office


Medical Oncologist

Board Certification

Medical Oncology, Hematology, and Internal Medicine


Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Medical Oncology and Hematology


University of Michigan Health System


University of Michigan Health System

Medical School

Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School


Rutgers University

Mitul Gandhi, M.D. attended Rutgers University where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Molecular Biology and Biochemistry. He earned his medical degree from Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School where he received the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Research Award among other honors. Dr. Gandhi then completed his residency and internship in Internal Medicine at University of Michigan Health System.

Dr. Gandhi joins Virginia Cancer Specialists after serving as Chief Fellow in the Medical Oncology and Hematology Fellowship program at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. During his time at Northwestern, Dr. Gandhi actively participated in clinical research, with a focus in high risk lymphoma. He has presented at major national meetings, won the American Society of Hematology’s Abstract Achievement Award in 2013, and has several publications including a recent article in Blood on double hit lymphomas. Dr. Gandhi is currently an Associate Member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncology.

In his spare time, Dr. Gandhi enjoys traveling with his wife, reading and writing, and spending time with family and friends.


Physician Publications

February 15, 2016

Impact of oncogene rearrangement patterns on outcomes in patients with double-hit non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

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May 1, 2014

Pancreatitis in patients treated with Brentuximab Vedotin: A previously unrecognized serious adverse

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April 22, 2014

Predicting benefit from imatinib. Are we close? Leukemia and Lymphoma.

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More Publications by Mitul Gandhi, MD

February 13, 2014

Targeted treatment of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma: potential of lapatinib.

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November 15, 2013

Impact of Induction Regimen and Consolidative Stem Cell Transplantation in Double Hit Lymphoma (DHL)

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January 7, 2013

Association of implantable defibrillator therapy risk with body mass index in systolic heart failure

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January 1, 2013

Brentuximab Vedotin in Patients with Relapsed HIV-Related Lymphoma

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Primary Location

Gainesville Office Office

Gainesville Office

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November 1, 2019

2019 Washingtonian Magazine Top Doctors

January 1, 2019

Northern Virginia Magazine Top Doctor 2019

January 1, 2018
Northern Virginia Magazine Top Doctors 2018

Northern Virginia Magazine Top Doctors 2018

January 1, 2018

2018 Washingtonian Magazine Top Doctor Nomination

April 1, 2020