Murugavel Muthusamy, M.D., graduated from Coimbatore Medical College in Madras, India. He completed his internal medicine residency at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York. He then went on to specialize in hematology, medical oncology and blood banking at State University of New York at Stony Brook. He is board-certified in internal medicine, hematology, and medical oncology. Dr. Muthusamy lives with his wife and two children in Chesterton. “Dr. Samy”, as he prefers to be called, joined Cancer Health Treatment Centers in 1993 and practices at our Valparaiso office.
Cheryl Morgan-Ihrig, M. D. was born and raised in Munster, Indiana and graduated with honors from Munster High School in 1981. Accepted into the honors program in Medical Education at Northwestern University, Dr. Morgan-Ihrig obtained her M.D. degree in 1987, then completed her internship and residency in internal medicine in 1990, and hematology/medical oncology fellowship in 1993 at the University of Pittsburgh. She was a visiting bone marrow transplant fellow at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle, Washington. She is board-certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. She currently resides in Munster with her husband and two sons. She joined Cancer Health Treatment Centers in 1993 and practices at our Munster office.
George E. Sloan, M.D. graduated cum laude from medical school at the State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn, in 1994. His internal medicine residency was at New York University Medical Center and Bellevue Hospital. His hematology/oncology fellowship was at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, Illinois. He practiced in the Chicago area for four years before joining Cancer Health Treatment Centers in 2004. Dr. Sloan has a wide-range of clinical interests including breast cancer, colorectal cancer, lung cancer and hematological malignancies. Dr. Sloan is a volunteer clinical assistant professor of medicine at Indiana University School of Medicine Northwest. Dr. Sloan practices at our Valparaiso and Crown Point offices.
Peter Tothy, M.D. graduated from Mt. Sinai School of Medicine in New York City. He completed his residency training in internal medicine and received fellowship training in hematology/oncology at the University of Chicago Hospitals. He completed an additional fellowship in Clinical Medical Ethics at the MacLean Center at the University of Chicago. Dr. Tothy joined our practice in 2008 after having been in private practices in Evanston, Illinois since 2005. He is board-certified in internal medicine, medical oncology and hematology. He is passionate about providing state-of-the-art cancer care utilizing diverse chemotherapies, immunotherapies, and hormone therapies. He is well-versed with the newest agents including targeted molecular therapies and monoclonal antibodies. He has a special interest in doctor-patient communication. Dr. Tothy is practicing at our Crown Point office.
Olusola Ogundipe, M.D. graduated from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria. He practiced in Nigeria before going to the United Kingdom for training in hematology. He is a member of the Royal College of Physicians, and the Royal College of Pathologists of the United Kingdom. In 2001 he came to Chicago, Illinois to do his residency in internal medicine and his fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at the John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County. Prior to joining Cancer Health Treatment Centers in November 2008, he was in private practice in Oak Lawn. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology and Hematology. Dr. Ogundipe brings with him valuable experience in benign and malignant hematology. He practices at our Valparaiso office.
Neeru Bose, MD graduated from Ross University School of Medicine in Dominica, West Indies. She completed her training in Internal Medicine at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Beth Israel Medical Center in Manhattan. She completed her fellowship in Medical Oncology at Roswell Park Cancer Institute in Buffalo, NY where she served as Chief Oncology Fellow. Dr. Bose spent her final year of fellowship dedicated to the treatment and management of breast cancer. She is committed to guiding her patients, from diagnosis and treatment, and onto survivorship! She joined Cancer Health Treatment Centers in 2013 and practices at the Crown office.
Gowri Ramadas, MD graduated Magna Cum Laude from Northeast Ohio University’s College of Medicine. She completed her internal Medicine Residency and Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at University of Illinois in Chicago where she was Chief Fellow. She is board certified in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology and Hematology. Dr. Ramadas is fluent in Spanish. She enjoys running, reading and helping at the YMCA food pantry. Dr. Ramadas joined Cancer Health Treatment Centers in 2015 and sees patients at our Munster and Crown Point offices.