Shachar Peles, MD, Florida Cancer Specialists
Dr. Shachar Peles
sees patients at the following locations:

Dr. Shachar Peles is a native of South Africa. He graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from the University of the Witwatersrand in South Africa, where he earned numerous prestigious awards and scholarships. Dr. Peles completed his Internal Medicine internship and residency and a three-year fellowship in Hematology and Medical Oncology at Barnes Jewish Hospital/Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. Dr. Peles has been published in several professional journals and is actively involved in the company clinical research. Dr. Peles lives in Delray Beach with his wife and 3 children.

Shachar Peles, MD

Medical School:
  • University of the Witwatersrand - South Africa
Internship and Residency:
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital/Washington University - St. Louis, MO
Fellowship in Oncology/Hematology:
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital/Washington University - St. Louis, MO
Board Certified:
  • Medical Oncology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Hematology
Community Activities and Honorary Societies:
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • American Society of Hematology
  • Consulting Associate, Duke University Medical Center
  • Voluntary Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
  • Regional Scientific Board, Israel Cancer Association USA
Awards & Recognition:
  • ASCO merit award for his multiple myeloma research in 2006
Languages Spoken:
  • Hebrew
  • Afrikaans
Dr. Peles talks about the special relationships formed with patients and how they impacted his decision to pursue oncology.