Peter Kozuch

Peter Kozuch, MD

  • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology


Hematology-Oncology, Cancer (Oncology)

Peter Kozuch, MD, is a Medical Oncologist and the Site Director for the Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology at Mount Sinai Beth Israel. He is also the Co-Chair of the Mount Sinai Health System Disease Focus Group Gastrointestinal Oncology Multidisciplinary Program and the Director for the Hematology-Oncology Fellowship at Mount Sinai Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City. His practice is dedicated to the multispecialty care of people with cancers of the digestive tract such as esophageal, stomach, liver, pancreas, small bowel, colon, rectal and anal cancers. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Hematology.

Dr. Kozuch’s research involves the practice advancements and effort of colleagues in diagnostic radiology, surgical pathology, radiation oncology, colorectal surgery, surgical oncology and hepatobiliary surgery. He has been productive in the conception, funding, patient accrual, data analysis, data presentation and ultimate publication of several novel chemotherapy regimens.  As both a lead investigator and principal investigator, he has completed several clinical trials and is engaged in the successful implementation of all active protocols.  His research has been widely published in many peer-reviewed publications and he is an invited lecturer and presenter.

Dr. Kozuch is among New York Magazine's "Best Doctors" as listed in the June 2011 edition of the magazine.  New York Magazine is excerpted from Castle Connolly's annual guidebook, "Top Doctors: New York Metro Area."



Medical Oncology

Clinical Focus

  • Liver Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Primary peritoneal tumors
  • Stomach (Gastric) Cancer
  • gastrointestinal stromal tumor


MD, Hahnemann University

Residency, Internal Medicine, Boston University Medical Center

Fellowship, Medical Oncology, MD Anderson Cancer Center (Univ of Texas)

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