Peter Acs, MD, PhD, Florida Cancer Specialists
Dr. Peter Acs
sees patients at the following locations:

Dr. Acs received his medical degree from Debrecen University, Hungary in 1993. Between 1994 and 2000 he did cancer research at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. His main area of interest was cellular carcinogenesis and tumor promotion. He published several papers in prominent scientific journals and obtained a Ph.D. degree based on his work at the NCI. He did his internship and medical residency at Huron Hospital, Cleveland Clinic Health System, in Cleveland, Ohio from 2000 through 2003, then completed a fellowship in Hematology and Medical Oncology at the Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center in Washington, D.C. He joined Gainesville Hematology Oncology Associates in July, 2006, prior to the practice merging with Florida Cancer Specialists in 2010.

Dr. Acs is a diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine (2003), American Board Of Oncology (2006), and American Board of Hematology (2006). He is a member of the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncology.

He has published more than 30 scientific articles and 4 book chapters, last one in Coleman’s Textbook: Hemostasis and Thrombosis (2005), the most prestigious textbook in the field of benign hematology.

Dr. Acs practices medical oncology, benign and malignant hematology with special interests in malignant lymphoproliferative diseases (CLL, lymphomas, myeloma), recurrent miscarriages and gastrointestinal malignancies. He is an active member of the cancer team at North Florida Regional Medical Center and is Director of the research department and principal investigator for various clinical trials at the Gainesville facility.

Peter Acs, MD, PhD

Medical School:
  • Debrecen University - Hungary
Internship and Residency:
  • Huron Hospital, Cleveland Clinic Health System - Cleveland, OH
  • Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center - Washington, D.C.
Board Certified:
  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
Dr. Acs talks about how he involves his patients in their care and communicates openly with them about their treatment.