Jorge E Gomez, MD
- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology
Specialties:Hematology-Oncology, Cancer (Oncology)
Jorge Gomez, MD, is Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hematology and Medical Oncology) at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and Medical Director of the solid tumor oncology inpatient unit at The Mount Sinai Hospital. He is also Medical Director of Mount Sinai’s World Trade Center Oncology Clinic, serving as medical oncology liaison for patients with cancer potentially caused by events of September 11, 2001. Dr. Gomez has been at Mount Sinai since 2012 and has been practicing medicine since 1997.
Dr. Gomez specializes in the treatment of patients with lung cancer. He has a particular interest in the treatment and study of lung cancer in patients who have never smoked and in the improvement of outcomes for patients with locally advanced disease through the development of better multimodality therapies. Dr. Gomez conducts research on the incorporation of new therapeutic agents into the standard treatment of lung cancer through clinical trials. He also focuses on identifying subpopulations of patients with lung cancer whose tumors may harbor driver mutations that can be targeted for treatment.
Dr. Gomez is a volunteer Lung Cancer Spokesperson and Expert Medical Advisory Panel Member for the American Lung Association.
MD, Universidad De Caldas
Residency, Internal Medicine, Pennsylvania Hospital
Fellowship, Hematology-Oncology, New York University School of Medicine