About Dr. S. Hussain
A native of India, Sakeer Hussain, MD is dedicated to providing the highest level of care for patients in Southwest Iowa. He obtained a medical degree from Aligarh Muslim University in 1995 and Postgraduate training in Medicine in 1998. He completed his fellowship in Hematology and Oncology at Fiest Wieller Cancer Center, Louisiana University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, LA in 2007.
Dr. Hussain is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology. He is an active member of the American Society of Hematology, the American Society of Clinical Oncology, a Life Member of Association of Physicians of India and the American College of Physicians. His research work has been presented at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium and American Federation of Medical Research.
Dr. Hussain’s overall goal is to achieve a positive effect on the patient’s quality of life and long-term survival. He works with physicians across town and our communities to provide accurate, quick diagnoses and leading-edge solutions for treatment of cancer and blood diseases. Our patients are discussed in multidisciplinary tumor board at Jennie Edmundson, the only accredited cancer center in Southwest Iowa.
He underscores how important it is that our practice is active with research, participating in clinical trials conducted by the National Cancer Institute. Through clinical trials patients have access to the most current knowledge, techniques and technology.
When not seeing patients, he enjoys spending time with his wife and three children, playing soccer, and riding his bicycle.