Board-Certified Oncologist in Puyallup, WA
Dr. Lavanya Sundararajan is a Hematologist and Oncologist with a special interest in oncological tumors and benign blood disorders. She loves the challenge that these different diseases pose and staying up to date with all the treatment options.
Dr. Sundararajan has a curious, affectionate and adventurous six-year-old son that is the center of her universe. To stay grounded and to continue to appreciate the beauty of life, she enjoys cooking, traveling, exercising, and travel and food writing in her time outside of the clinic.
The nature and complexities of the many kinds of cancer, the cutting-edge research and constantly evolving treatment options and most importantly the chance to make a difference that is life changing and long-standing for patients is the reason she chose to become an oncologist. The deep bond that the oncologist shares with his or her patients and their families is a very moving and rewarding experience for Dr. Sundararajan.
Medical School: Madras Medical College (Chennai, Tamil Nadu)
Residency: University of Connecticut Health Center (Farmington, CT)
Fellowship: University of Washington Medical Center (Seattle, WA) and
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (New York, NY)
Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, 2018