Varinder  Kaur

Varinder Kaur, MD

Division:
Hematology/Oncology
Department:
Medicine
Call 434.924.9333
Primary Location:
Emily Couric Clinical Cancer Center

1240 Lee St.

Charlottesville, VA 22903

Directions
Phone:
434.924.9333
Fax:
434.244.7526
Expertise
ABMS Certification:
Internal Medicine; Medical Oncology; Hematology
Research Interests:

Immunotherapy, Melanoma, Head & Neck Cancer

Clinical Practice:
Laryngeal (Voice Box) Cancer, Melanoma, Skin Cancer, Throat (Oropharyngeal) Cancer, Tongue Cancer, Nasal and Sinus Cancer, Oral Cancer, Salivary Gland Cancer, Head and Neck Cancer, Hypopharyngeal (Lower Throat) Cancer, Head and Neck Cancer
Languages:
Hindi , Punjabi
About
Title:
Assistant Professor
Biography

Dr. Kaur is a hematologist/oncologist specializing in management of patients with head-neck cancers and skin cancers, including melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancers. 

She earned her medical degree from Government Medical College, Punjab University, India. She completed both her internal medicine residency and hematology and medical oncology fellowship at University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. Following graduation she worked as an oncologist at the Vancouver Island Cancer Center, and as an Instructor at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada. At University of Virginia, she spends her time between clinical practice, teaching medical student/resident/fellow trainees and clinical research. Dr. Kaur is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. 

Dr. Kaur manages patients with head and neck cancers and skin cancers, including melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancers. She has research interests in anti-cancer immunotherapy, immunotherapy biomarkers and safe and effective use of pharmacotherapeutics. In her spare time, Dr. Kaur enjoys running, traveling and spending time outdoors with her family and friends.

Education
Primary:
Government Medical College and Hospital
Residency:
University of Arkansas
Fellowships:
University of Arkansas