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Manoel Moraes, Jr, MD

LEE PHYSICIAN GROUP
Accepting New Patients

Locations

Overview

Clinical Interests:

Lymphomas
Chronic Leukemias
Multiple Myeloma
Solid Tumors (Lung, Breast, Prostate, Colon etc)

Languages Spoken:

English
Portuguese
Spanish

Patients Treated:

Adults

Biography

Becoming a doctor was an easy choice for Dr. Manoel Moraes, who finds a great source of inspiration in his patients. Seeing the extreme needs they go through and the courage, the resilience and the dignity with which they face their problems continually motivates him to try to make a positive difference in their lives. "What I am mostly proud of is to deliver state-of-the-art treatment with above all compassion." Compassion is the guiding value behind Dr. Moraes' relations with patients and their families.

Dr. Moraes has over 30 years of experience in Oncology and Hematology. Upon graduating from Medical School in Brazil, he completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Grant Hospital in Chicago.  After residency, he received his fellowship training in Hematology and Oncology at the Cleveland Clinic. Dr. Moraes is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology and treats most types of cancers including Lymphomas, Chronic Leukemias, Multiple Myeloma, Lung, Breast, Prostate and Colon, as well as blood disorders such as anemias, low platelet count and clotting disorders.

Education & Training

Medical School:

Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul Medical School, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil. Degree: Medical Doctor

Internship(s):

Lincoln Park Hospital (Former Grant Hospital of Chicago) (Affiliated to Rush Medical College), Chicago, IL, USA. Internal Medicine Internship and Residency

Residenc(ies):

Union Memorial Hospital (Affiliated to Johns Hopkins University), Baltimore, MD, USA. Laboratory Medicine Residency; Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul Hospital, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil. Internal Medicine Residency

Fellowship(s):

Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA. Hematology/Oncology Fellowship

Board Certification(s):

Board Certified Internal Medicine, Board Certified Oncology