Nicholas W. Paphitis

Nicholas W. Paphitis, MD

Division:
Hematology/Oncology
Department:
Medicine
Call 540.213.2220
Primary Location:
UVA Cancer Center Augusta

Third Floor, Suite 300

57 Beam Ln.

Fishersville, VA 22939

Directions
Fax:
540.213.2225
Expertise
ABMS Certification:
Internal Medicine; Hematology; Medical Oncology
Research Interests:

Clinical trial participation

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, Immunotherapy (Biological Therapy), Small Cell Lung Cancer, Nasal and Sinus Cancer, Oral Cancer, Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor, Salivary Gland Cancer, Small Intestine Cancer, Lymphoma, Sarcoma (Soft Tissue Tumors), Superficial Thrombophlebitis, Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia (CMML), Hemophilia, Hypopharyngeal (Lower Throat) Cancer, Vein Diseases, Thymoma and Thymic Carcinoma, Blood Cancers, Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia, Head and Neck Cancer, Medical Treatments for Breast Cancer
About
Title:
Assistant Professor
Biography

Dr. Nicholas W. Paphitis graduated from University of Virginia School of Medicine in 2006. He completed residency and fellowship training at MUSC in Charleston, SC, and he is ABIM board-certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. Currently, he practices in Fishersville, VA, as part of UVA Community Cancer Care within the Division of Hematology & Oncology. He is an assistant professor of medicine and is also affiliated with Augusta Health and Martha Jefferson hospitals.

Dr. Paphitis has excellent bedside manner and welcomes the opportunity to treat patients with hematologic or cancer-related diagnoses. As part of UVA Cancer Center, he regularly collaborates with surgeons, transplanters and many other vital members of the cancer treatment team. In addition, patients can consider treatment as part of a UVA or national clinical trial, when appropriate and available.

He lives in Crozet, VA with his wife and two daughters. He loves spending time at home with his family and also enjoys travel, sports, music and outdoor activities.

Education
Primary:
University of Virginia School of Medicine, 2006
Residency:
Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) Internal Medicine
Fellowships:
Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) Hematology Oncology