Sramila Aithal MD
Medical Director, Breast Center for Advanced Oncology Chief of Medical Oncology
Cancer Treatment Centers of America
Comprehensive Cancer Care and Research Center
Maimonides Medical Center
Dr. Sramila Aithal is board certified medical oncologist and hematologist-oncologist at Cancer Treatment Centers of America, Philadelphia. Dr. Aithal provides patient-centered personalized cancer care as part of a multidisciplinary team of Breast Center of Advanced Oncology.
She earned a medical degree from Bangalore University in Bangalore, India, and after medical school, she completed two years of post-graduate training in obstetrics and gynecology as a Diplomat of the National Board. She completed a residency in Internal medicine and completed a fellowship in hematology/oncology at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY.
Since joining CTCA, Philadelphia’s Department of Medical Oncology in July 2018, Dr. Aithal says she appreciates the approach to patient care at CTCA-to treat the whole person, not just the disease, as well as the Patient Empowerment Medicine philosophy.
“I believe in treating individual patients with insight into their care and a healthy understanding using available evidence-based data,” says Dr. Aithal. “I feel this approach offers hope for patients to manage their cancer with a good quality of life and lower levels of toxicity,” she adds.
In addition to her work at CTCA, Dr. Aithal’s enjoys spending time with her family, they are very important to her. She is also greatly interested in community service, purpose driven life, spirituality, and travel.