Andrea L. Amico, MD, MA, specializes in the management of gastrointestinal and breast malignancies and neuroendocrine tumors in the Section of Hematology/Oncology. She has additional training in clinical cancer genetics, risk and prevention and medical anthropology, with a focus on the social and cultural context and implications of care. During her fellowship, Dr. Amico created a pilot study to explore the risks and benefits of genetic information in high-risk African-American families. She has experience caring for patients from disparate sociocultural and educational backgrounds who have complex medical needs.

Areas of Expertise

  • Cancer risk and prevention
  • Clinical Cancer Genetics
  • Gynecologic Malignancy
  • Breast Malignancy
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Medical Oncology

Education

Indiana University School of Medicine

Additional Education

  • Residency: Indiana University School of Medicine
  • Fellowship: University of Chicago Medicine
  • Additional Graduate Degree(s): Master of Arts Program in Social Sciences, The University of Chicago
  • The City of Hope Intensive Course in Clinical Cancer Genetics
  • NIH/NCI Summer Curriculum in Cancer Prevention

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI)
  • BCBS PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Illinicare
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • United Choice / Choice Plus
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
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At a Glance

Practicing Since2009

Board Certifications

  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology

Languages Spoken

  • English