Vernon Montoya, MD



Medical Oncology


MD: University of East/Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center, University of the East, Quezon City, Philippines

Residency: Booth Memorial Medical Center, New York, NY; New York-Presbyterian Hospital of Queens, Flushing, NY

Fellowship: Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC

“I have always been fascinated by the pathophysiology of cancer and the mechanisms in which we treat disease. We are in an exciting time in oncology. We have newer agents that are more targeted to specific diseases, leading to longer and better quality survival.”

Dr. Montoya earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology at Boston College in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts. He earned a medical degree from the University of the East in the Philippines. He completed internal medicine residency at Booth Memorial Medical Center in New York, New York, and a fellowship at Georgetown University in Washington DC.

He has served on the medical executive committee and was the Chairman of the Medicine Special Care Committee at Lake City Medical Center. Dr. Montoya is published in multiple, peer-reviewed research studies.

In his spare time, Dr. Montoya enjoys biking, swimming, triathlon competition, cooking, and playing music on the guitar and piano.

Why Choose Us?

  • Highly trained, collaborative oncology specialists all currently taking new patients
  • Consultation appointments scheduled within 3-5 days of referral and in some cases same-day appointments available
  • One-stop campus for comprehensive diagnositics and treatment for many types of cancer including radiation, chemotherapy infusion, lab draws and imaging services
  • Onsite infusion center offers comfortable, home-like setting
  • In-office lab testing
  • In-office medication dispensary
  • Open, immediate access to outpatient symptom management
  • 24-hour physician coverage
  • COPI-certified clinical trials
  • We accept most insurance plans including Medicare, Medicaid, and VA