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Todd Alekshun, MDContact Info


Hematology / Oncology

Medical School

St. George's University School of Medicine, Grenada, West Indies

Internship

University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT

Residency

University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT

Fellowship

H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL

Board Certification

Board Certified in Medical Oncology
Board Certified in Medical Hematology
Board Certified in Internal Medicine

  • Biography

    Todd J. Alekshun, MD, RPh, is a hematologist/oncologist affiliated with Hartford Hospital. He is a graduate of the St. George’s University School of Medicine in Grenada, then completed internal medicine residency at Hartford Hospital through UConn and a fellowship in hematology/oncology at the University of South Florida. He also holds a degree in pharmacy from UConn.

    Dr. Alekshun conducts a variety of research, and served as the principal investigator on a clinical trial investigating the use of a combination of medications to condition patients with primary refractory multiple myeloma and plasma cell leukemia for blood stem cell transplants. He also served as principal investigator of a study into the use of medication treatment for high-risk patients with multiple myeloma.

    He has also published in professional journals on such subjects as diseases of large granular lymphocytes, aggressive t-cell large granular lymphocyte leukemia and skeletal muscle T-cell lymphoma.

  • Affiliations

    Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT

  • Clinical Interests

    Lung Cancer, Breast Cancer, Multiple Myeloma, Plasma Cell Disorder, Lymphomas, Prostate Cancer, GI Cancers, GU Cancers, Molecular Diagnostics, and Benign & Malignant Hematology

  • Commendations

    A Hartford Magazine “Best Doctor” selection