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Roopesh K. Kantala, MD

Primary Specialty

Hematology & Medical Oncology

Dr. Kantala is a board certified Hematologist and Medical Oncologist who joined Ironwood Cancer & Research Centers in 2009. Dr. Kantala earned his medical degree from the Mahatma Gandhi Medical College in India. He completed residency training in Internal Medicine at the Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA and completed a fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA.

Dr. Kantala’s priority is to practice evidence-based medicine and cancer therapy. He believes in an integrated treatment approach which looks out for best interests of his patients. He strives to personalize treatment for his patients and educate them so they are a part of the treatment planning and decision-making process.

Dr. Kantala specializes in all areas of adult cancer and blood disorders and keeps up to date by staying active and involved in the professional community, attending meetings and reading journals. He enjoys spending time with his family. His interests include sports mainly tennis and traveling.

Medical Education

Doctor of Medicine

Mahatma Gandhi Medical College, India


Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Hematology & Medical Oncology

Board Certification

Board Certified in Hematology & Medical Oncology

Click here to see Dr. Kantala’s complete curriculum vitae.

Dr. Kantala sees patients for Hematology and Medical Oncology at our Mesa (Arbor) and Mesa (Mtn. Vista) locations.