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Anand Jillella

Anand P. Jillella, MD

Medical Director of the Winship Cancer Network

Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University

Anand P. Jillella, MD

Anand Jillella

Medical Director of the Winship Cancer Network

Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University

Anand P. Jillella, MD is one of America's Top Doctors and has over thirty years of experience in Hematology/Oncology. He specializes in Internal Medicine and Medical Hematology / Oncology, is a Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics and holds the J. Harold Harrison MD Distinguished Chair of Medical Oncology. Dr. Jillela most recently served as Winship Medical Director at Emory University in Atlanta before returning to Augusta. 

Dr. Jillella received his Doctor of Medicine from the Government Medical College in Kurnool, India. He completed a rotating internship in Kurnool, followed by an internship at St. Agnes Hospital in Baltimore, MD, where he focused on pediatrics and internal medicine. He completed his residency at the Medical College of Georgia, and a fellowship in hematology/oncology at the Yale University School of Medicine. He did intensive training in bone marrow transplantation at the Johns Hopkins Oncology Center in Baltimore. Dr. Jillella is board-certified in Medical Oncology.

Dr. Jillella received Georgia CORE's "Optimistic Oncologist" award in 2017.  Here is the official News Release.

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