Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center

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Alexandra Stefanovic, M.D.

General Information

Alexandra  Stefanovic, M.D.



  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • German
  • Spanish


  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Med-Hematology
  • American Board of Internal Med-Medical Oncology



  • Internal Medicine
  • Hematology/Oncology - Internal Medicine


  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Clinical Interests

Benign Hematology
Lymphoma, CLL/SLL, Leukemia (Hairy Cell)


2008 Hematology
American Board of Internal Medicine
2008 Oncology
American Board of Internal Medicine
2008 MD
University of Miami/Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center
2005-2008 Fellow
University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital
2005 American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM),
American Board of Internal Medicine
2002-2005 Resident
The Western Pennsylvania Hospital
2002-2002 Resident
St.-Katharinen-Hospital, Frechen, Germany
2001-2001 Resident
University Hospital of Essen
2001 Medical Graduate
Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates
1999 MD
University of Cologne


  • Talebi TN, Rosenblatt JD, Stefanovic A, et al: Hematology and Transfusion Medicine Board Review Made Simple. First Edition, 2011
  • Stefanovic A, Silva O, et al: Prostate Cancer – Epidemiology, Investigational Agents. Book chapters in Prostate Cancer: a practical guide, edited by Abdel-Wahab M & Silva O, Saunders, 2008
  • Joo SH, Acun Z, Stefanovic A, Blieden CR, Ikpatt OF, Moon J: Post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder presented as small bowel intussusception in adult liver transplant patient. J Korean Surg Soc 82, 50-53 (2012)
  • Talebi TN, Stefanovic A, Merchan J, Lian E, Silva O: Sunitinib-induced microangiopathic hemolytic anemia with fatal outcome. Am J Ther 19, 143-145 (2012)
  • Bayraktar S, Bayraktar UD, Stefanovic A, Lossos IS: Primary ocular adnexal mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue lymphoma (MALT): single institution experience in a large cohort of patients. Br J Haematol 152, 72-80 (2011)
  • Bayraktar S, Bayraktar UD, Ramos JC, Stefanovic A, Lossos IS: Primary CNS lymphoma in HIV positive and negative patients: comparison of clinical characteristics, outcome and prognostic factors. J Neurooncol 101, 257-265 (2011)
  • Hansra D, Montague N, Stefanovic A, Akunyili I, Harzand A, Natkunam Y, de la Ossa M, Byrne GE, Lossos IS: Oral and extraoral plasmablastic lymphoma: similarities and differences in clinicopathologic characteristics. Am J Clin Pathol 134, 710-719 (2010)
  • Stefanovic A, Davis J, Murray T, Markoe A, Lossos IS: Treatment of isolated primary intraocular lymphoma with high-dose methotexate-based chemotherapy and binocular radiation therapy: a single institution experience. Br J Hematol 151, 103-106 (2010)
  • Stefanovic A, Lossos IS: Primary testicular lymphoma – the site matters. Leuk Lymphoma 51, 1159-1160 (2010)
  • Bayraktar S, Stefanovic A, Montague N, Davis J, Murray T, Lossos IS: Central nervous system manifestations of marginal zone B-cell lymphoma. Ann Hematol 89, 1003-1009 (2010)
  • Talebi T, Fernandez-Castro G, Montero AJ, Stefanovic A, Lian E: A case of severe thrombotic thrombocytic purpura with concomitant legionella pneumonia: Review of pathogenesis and treatment. Am J Ther 2010 (Epub ahead of print)
  • Stefanovic A, Lossos IS: Rare PTCLs: Treatment lagging behind pathobiologic advances. Oncology 24, 101-102 (2010)
  • Stefanovic A, Lossos IS: Extranodal marginal zone lymphoma of the ocular adnexa. Blood. 114, 501-510 (2009)
  • Kalkanis D; Stefanovic A; Paes F; Escalon MP; Serafini A; Lossos, IS: [18F]-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography combined with computed tomography detection of asymptomatic late pulmonary toxicity in patients with non-Hodgkin lymphoma treated with rituximab-containing chemotherapy. Leuk Lymphoma 50, 904-11 (2009)
  • Escalon MP, Stefanovic A, Venkatraman A, Pereira D, Santos ES, Goodman M, Byrnes JJ, Fernandez HF: Autologous transplantation for relapsed non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma using intravenous busulfan and cyclophosphamide as conditioning regimen: a singe center experience. Bone Marrow Transplant 1, 1-8 (2009)
  • Stefanovic A, Morgensztern D, Fong T, Lossos IS: Pulmonary marginal zone lymphoma: A single centre experience and review of the SEER database. Leuk Lymphoma 49, 1311-20 (2008)
  • Baldus SE, Wickenhauser C, Dittmar E, Stefanovic A, Thiele J: Visualization of carbohydrate-binding molecules expressed by myelomono- and erythropoietic cells derived from human bone marrow: an immunoenzymatic double staining study. Histochemical Journal 32, 27-32 (2000)
  • Baldus SE, Wickenhauser C, Stefanovic A, Schmitz B, Thiele J, Fischer R: Enrichment of human bone marrow mononuclear phagocytes and characterization of macrophage subpopulations by immunoenzymatic double staining. Histochemical Journal 30, 285-291 (1998)

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