Ashraf Zarif Badros , MD

Hematology , Hematology/Oncology and Medical Oncology

(410) 328-7609

UM Marlene & Stewart Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center
22 S Greene St Fl 1& Fl 9
Baltimore, MD 21201

Overview

Dr. Badros has extensive clinical experience in Bone Marrow Transplantation with special interest in multiple myeloma. He was involved in the initial trails of thalidomide and has conducted many clinical trials for treatment of relapsed and refractory multiple myeloma. Dr. Badros research has focused on evaluation of immunological approaches to eradicate residual myeloma cells in the high-risk setting following autologous stem cell transplantation using natural killer (NK) and interleukin -2 (IL-2) activated cells and non-myeloablative allogeneic donor grafts. Dr. Badros is involved in the development of targeted novel therapeutics. He has completed a gene therapy trial using G-3039 "Bcl-antisense." He evaluated the use of the proteosome inhibitor "bortezomib" in the newly diagnosed myeloma patients and evaluated the effects of bortezomib on stem cell. Currently, Dr. Badros is evaluating various combinations of novel therapies in multiple myeloma such as Lenalidomide and histone deacetylase inhibitors (SAHA) in relapsed myeloma patients alone and in combinations with dexamethasone and/or bortezomib.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 35 Years

Languages Spoken: Spanish and English

Education & Training

Medical School: Ain Shams University Faculty Of Medicine

Graduation Date: in 1985

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • University Of Maryland Medical Center
  • University Of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical Center

Specialties: Hematology , Hematology/Oncology and Medical Oncology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Select
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CareFirst Maryland POS
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Southern Health PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Optimum Choice Preferred POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Badros's Office Information

UM Marlene & Stewart Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center
22 S Greene St Fl 1& Fl 9
Baltimore, MD 21201
(410) 328-7609

Fax: (410) 032-8301
Website: Umgcc.org
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Tue8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Thu8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM-4:30 PM
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Doctor Badros's Other Office Information

University Of Maryland Medical Center
22 S Greene St
Baltimore, MD 21201
(410) 328-7904

Fax:
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
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Um Marlene And Stewart Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center
22 S GREENE ST
BALTIMORE, MD 21201
(410) 328-7609

Fax:(410) 032-8301
Website:www.umgcc.org
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

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