Johann Hsu

Johann Hsu, MD, MPH

Division:
Hematology/Oncology
Department:
Medicine
Call 434.982.6900
Primary Location:
UVA Cancer Center Pantops

Suite 175

590 Peter Jefferson Pkwy.

Charlottesville, VA 22911

Directions
Fax:
434.982.8420
Secondary Locations:
Expertise
ABMS Certification:
American Board of Internal Medicine; American Board of Pediatrics
Clinical Practice:
Anal Cancer, Anemia, Aplastic anemia, Bile Duct Cancer, Bladder Cancer, Breast Cancer in Men, Breast Cancer in Women, Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia, Colon Cancer, Esophageal Cancer, Ewing's sarcoma, Gallbladder Cancer, Kidney Cancer, Laryngeal (Voice Box) Cancer, Liver Cancer, Lung Cancer, Melanoma, Malignant Mesothelioma, Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma, Pancreatic Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Skin Cancer, Gastric (Stomach) Cancer, Testicular Cancer, Throat (Oropharyngeal) Cancer, Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia, Immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP), Chronic Myelocytic Leukemia, Hodgkin Lymphoma, Multiple Myeloma, Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS), Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC), Polycythemia vera, Pulmonary Embolism, Sickle-Cell Diseases, Thalassemia, Tongue Cancer, Von Willebrand Disease, Acute Myelogenous Leukemia, Breast Cancer, Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT), Leukemia, Small Cell Lung Cancer, Nasal and Sinus Cancer, Oral Cancer, Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor, Salivary Gland Cancer, Small Intestine Cancer, Lymphoma, Sarcoma (Soft Tissue Tumors), Head and Neck Cancer, Superficial Thrombophlebitis, Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia (CMML), Hemophilia, Hypopharyngeal (Lower Throat) Cancer, Vein Diseases, Thymoma and Thymic Carcinoma, Blood Cancers, Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia, Medical Treatments for Breast Cancer
About
Biography

Dr. Hsu graduated from the University of Florida with a degree in zoology. He completed his medical degree at Ross University, where he graduated magna cum laude. He completed a residency in combined internal medicine and pediatrics at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, then went on to a pediatric hematology/oncology fellowship at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill where he served as chief fellow.  While at UNC, he had many pursuits.  He was a T32 integrative medicine fellow conducting clinical research in the use of integrative medicine in oncology patients.  He was also a clinical research fellow in a basic science immunology lab studying the effect of inflammation in cancer pathogenesis and attempting to create a human immune and human tumor mouse model.  He also obtained his Masters of Public Health during this same time. Dr. Hsu then went on to complete an adult hematology/oncology fellowship at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, where he again served as chief fellow.

Dr. Hsu is board certified in internal medicine, pediatrics and pediatric hematology/oncology, and is board eligible in adult hematology and oncology. 

He practices at UVA Cancer Center Pantops, part of the UVA Community Oncology Network within the Division of Hematology/Oncology at UVA. Dr. Hsu is a physician and lecturer at UVA and has affiliation with UVA Culpeper, Augusta Health and Martha Jefferson hospitals.  

Dr. Hsu provides care for all blood and cancer-related diagnoses, primarily in adults, with a clinical interest in the adolescent and young adult population, as well as late effects of cancer.

Dr. Hsu grew up in Florida and enjoys spending time with his wife, two children and dog.

Education
Primary:
Ross University, MD; Univ. of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, MPH
Residency:
University of Mississippi
Fellowships:
University of Mississippi - Adult Hematology/Oncology; University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - Pediatric Hematology/Oncology