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Ariel Grajales-Cruz, MD

Specialty: Hematology/Oncology
Program: Malignant Hematology and Cellular Therapy at Memorial Healthcare System


Dr. Grajales-Cruz received his MD from Universidad Central del Caribe in Bayamon, Puerto Rico. He completed an Internal Medicine Residency at Veterans Administration Caribbean Healthcare System, where he also served as Chief Resident. Most recently, he completed a Hematology and Medical Oncology Fellowship at Moffitt Cancer Center/University of South Florida. Dr. Grajales-Cruz’s clinical and research interests include lymphomas and plasma cell dyscrasias, such as multiple myeloma, monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance, plasmacytoma, primary systemic amyloidosis and Waldenstrom macroglobulinemia.

Education & Training

Board Certification:

  • Internal Medicine -


  • University of South Florida / Moffitt Cancer Center - Hematology and Medical Oncology


  • Veteran's Administration Caribbean Healthcare System (VACHS) - Internal Medicine

Medical School:

  • Universidad Central del Caribe (UCC) - MD
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  • Grajales-Cruz A, Baco-Viera F, Rive-Mora E, Ramirez-Tanchez C, Tasso D, Arroyo-Portela N, Calderon E, Padua-Octaviani IJ, Caceres-Perkins W. Primary Adrenal Angiosarcoma: A Rare and Potentially Misdiagnosed Tumor. Cancer Control. 2017 Apr.24(2):198-201. Pubmedid: 28441375. Pmcid: PMC5483322.

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