Yehuda E Deutsch, MD

Deutsch Yehuda E
Specialties
Hematology & Oncology
Gender
Male

Primary Office
801 North Flamingo Road
Suite 11
Pembroke Pines, FL 33028
Phone
954-265-4325
Fax:
954-981-3872

Meet the Physician

Yehuda E. Deutsch, MD, a native of South Florida, is board certified in internal medicine with specialty in hematology and oncology. He earned his medical degree from the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine in 2009 and was elected into the national Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. Dr. Deutsch completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at the University of Miami and Jackson Memorial Hospital. He continued his training at the University of Miami Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center and Jackson Memorial Hospital, completing a fellowship in hematology-oncology. He is the recipient of the Peter A. Cassileth award for outstanding clinical judgment, enthusiasm for learning and compassionate care.

Dr. Deutsch has a special focus in hematologic malignancies, including leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma. He is dedicated to improving patient care through teaching and clinical research. In addition to teaching at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, he has undertaken multiple quality-improvement projects, which have improved patient care, and he has been a clinical investigator in numerous clinical trials. Dr. Deutsch was selected to participate in the 2014 Methods in Clinical Cancer Research Workshop in Flims, Switzerland. He has numerous publications and has given presentations at both local and international meetings.

In 2015, Dr. Deutsch joined our outstanding team at Memorial Cancer Institute and Memorial Physician Group.

Expertise
  • Hematologic malignancies
  • Leukemia
  • Lymphoma
  • Myeloma

Research

Honors and Awards

  • Peter A. Cassileth award for outstanding clinical judgment, enthusiasm for learning and compassionate care; June 2015
  • ECCO-AACR-EORTC-ESMO Workshop "Methods in Clinical Cancer Research" Flims, Switzerland; June 2014
  • HTRS Coagulation Disorders Workshop; April 2014
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
  • Medical School Trustee Scholarship, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
  • Summa Cum Laude, Yeshiva University, New York, New York
  • Schottenstein Honors Program, Yeshiva University, New York, New York

Professional Organizations

  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • American Society of Hematology
  • American College of Physicians
  • European Society for Medical Oncology

Research

Journal Articles

  • Deutsch YE, Lossos IS, Rosenblatt JD. Brentuximab vedotin for Hodgkin lymphoma and systemic anaplastic large cell lymphoma: a review of clinical experience and future directions. International Journal of Hematologic Oncology, December 2013, Vol. 2, No. 6, Pages 455-465
  • Deutsch YE, Tadmor T, Podack ER, Rosenblatt JD. CD30: An important new target in hematologic malignancies. Leuk Lymphoma 2011;52(9):1641-54. PMID: 21619423
  • Montero AJ, Diaz-Montero CM, Deutsch YE, et al. Phase 2 study of neoadjuvant treatment with NOV-002 in combination with doxorubicin and cyclophosphamide followed by docetaxel in patients with HER-2 negative clinical stage II-IIIc breast cancer. Breast Cancer Res Treat 2011. PMID: 22138748 Deutsch YE Montero AJ, Diaz-Montero CM, 

Abstracts and Poster Presentations:

  • Monge J, Gologorsky D, Gallastegui N, Deutsch Y, Benedetto P. Waldenström Macroglobulinemia Presenting as Bilateral Central Retinal Vein Occlusion in a Young Adult. Poster presentation at the Florida Chapter American College of Physicians 2015 Annual Scientific Meeting, September 12, 2015. Tampa, FL, USADeutsch YMonge J, Gologorsky D, Gallastegui N, 
  • Deutsch YE, Vega F, Swords RT. Clinical Utility of Morphological Evaluation of Day 14 Bone Marrow Biopsies in Acute Myeloid Leukemia Patients Undergoing Standard Induction Chemotherapy: Time to Change Practice?; Poster Presentation: ASH 2014
  • Deutsch YE, Perez A, Watts JM, Swords RT, Zelent A. Sodium Salicylate Has a Priming Effect When Combined with Azacitidine in Pre-Clinical Models of AML; Poster Presentation: ASH 2014
  • Deutsch YE, Dammrich DJ, Fabregas JC, Pimentel A, Stefanovic A, Hoffman JE. Clinical Experience Of Lenalidomide Plus Low Dose Dexamethasone As First-Line Therapy For Multiple Myeloma At a Large County Hospital Caring For An Indigent Population. Blood 2013 vol. 122 no. 21 5399
  • Deutsch YE, Rocha-Lima C., et al. (2012, January). Cholangiocarcinoma: A Joint Cancer Database Analysis. Poster Presentation: ASCO GI Symposium 2012; San Francisco, California

Oral Presentations:

  • A Rare Case of Fatal Hemolysis: Pulmonary/Critical Care Divisional Grand Rounds; University of Miami; December 18, 2013
  • CD30 expression in Adult T-cell Leukemia-Lymphoma, is it targetable?: Hematology/Oncology Divisional Grand Rounds; Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center; November 20, 2013
  • Growth Factors in Acute Myeloid Leukemia: Hematology/Oncology Divisional Grand Rounds; Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center; January 30, 2013
  • Mixed Phenotype Acute Leukemia: Hematology/Oncology Divisional Grand Rounds; Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center; September 12, 2012

Research

  • Division of Hematology/Oncology, UMMSM / SCCC, 2013–2015
  • Quality improvement in non-malignant hematology clinical care and education
  • Experimental therapeutics in myeloid cancers
  • CD30 expression in Adult T-cell Leukemia-Lymphoma: evaluating the expression of CD30 in HTLV-associated Adult T-cell Leukemia-Lymphoma, the effects of targeting CD30 and methods to increase CD30 expression in ATLL or improve the effect of CD30 targeted therapy 

Teaching Responsibilities:

  • University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
    • Lecturer in Hematology-Oncology Core Curriculum
  • Division of Hematology-Oncology, University of Miami
    • Founder and Coordinator of Non-Malignant Hematology teaching conference and fellows’ educational course.

Editorial Responsibilities:

  • Review manuscripts for peer-reviewed journals
  • Hematology, Expert Opinion On Therapeutic Targets

Other Professional Activities:

  • ACS Vital Talk Workshop; November 2013

Education

Education
  • University Of Miami School Of Medicine, 2009
Residencies
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital - Internal Medicine Prog, 2012, Internal Medicine
Fellowships
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital, 2015, Oncology and Hematology
Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine-Hematology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine-Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine-Oncology

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