Dr. Stewart B Fleishman


Dr. Fleishman is the author of companion books, LEARN to Live Through Cancer: What You Need to Know and Do and the Manual of Cancer Treatment Recovery: What the Practitioner Needs to Know and Do. These books offer patients, familes and cancer specialists of many disciplines the foundations to apply sound principles of symptom control and psychosocial care throughout the course of cancer illness, preparing for long term survival and improving quality of life. Dr. Fleishman visits cancer centers across the country for accreditation by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer, where more than 70% of cancer patients are treated in the USA.
Dr. Fleishman is a Fellow of the New York Academy of Medicine and the American Cancer Society. In addition to numerous peer reviewed articles, Dr. Fleishman reviews articles for a number of journals. Prior to attending medical school, Dr. Fleishman taught in the New York City public schools.