Jayadev Mettu, MD
Medical Oncology and Hematology
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Jayadev Mettu, MD, is a medical oncologist and hematologist who believes the foundation of the patient-doctor relationship is communication and collaboration. Dr. Mettu’s areas of special interest include thoracic and genitourinary oncology. Recognizing the rapid evolution of cancer treatment, Dr. Mettu feels privileged to provide his patients the latest information in treatment options and prognosis while surrounding them with compassion during a time of uncertainty.
“I understand the devastation and disruption a cancer diagnosis may have on patients and their family members. My role as a cancer doctor is to alleviate the burden of anxiety and to work closely with each individual patient to meet their unique needs.”
In addition to delivery of compassionate care, Dr. Mettu has a great appreciation for clinical research as the path to advancing medicine and eventually curing cancer. Much of his work has been published and he believes there is still a great deal to explore and discover in the field of cancer and blood disorders.
When he is not treating patients, Dr. Mettu enjoys hiking, tennis, and badminton.
Education & Training
Medical School: Deccan College of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad, India
Residency: Detroit Medical Center- Wayne State University, Detroit, MI
Fellowship: Ascension Providence Hospital- Michigan State University, Southfield, MI
American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine, Oncology
American Board of Internal Medicine, Hematology