Nicholas W. Paphitis

Nicholas W. Paphitis, MD

Primary Location:
UVA Cancer Center Augusta

3rd Floor, Suite 300

57 Beam Ln.

Fishersville, VA 22939



ABMS Certification:
Internal Medicine; Hematology; Medical Oncology
Research Interests:

Clinical trial participation

Clinical Practice:
Anal Cancer, Aplastic anemia, Bile Duct Cancer, Bladder Cancer, Breast Cancer in Men, Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia, Colon Cancer, Esophageal Cancer, Ewing's sarcoma, Gallbladder Cancer, Kidney Cancer Treatment, Voice Box Cancer, Liver Cancer, Lung Cancer, Melanoma, Malignant Mesothelioma, Pancreatic Cancer, Prostate Cancer Treatment, Skin Cancer, Stomach Cancer, Testicular Cancer, Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal), Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia, Immune Thrombocytopenia Purpura (ITP), Multiple Myeloma, Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS), Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer, Polycythemia vera, Sickle Cell Disease, Thalassemia, Tongue Cancer, Von Willebrand Disease, Acute Myelogenous Leukemia, Breast Cancer Care, Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT), Leukemia, Brachytherapy, 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), Gastrointestinal Cancer, Head & Neck Cancer, Superficial Thrombophlebitis, CMML Leukemia, Hemophilia Treatment, Lower Throat Cancer, Vascular Disease Care, Thymus Cancers, Blood Cancers & Disorders, Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia, Breast Cancer Treatment


Assistant Professor

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.

  • Department of Medicine Excellence in Clinical Care, 2021


University of Virginia School of Medicine, 2006
Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) Internal Medicine
Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) Hematology Oncology