Ernesto Bustinza-Linares, MD

Ernesto  Bustinza-Linares, MD


Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Recognized for his avid interest in research, Dr. Bustinza-Linares has presented his findings at several statewide and national meetings of noted organizations such as the American College of Physicians, American Medical Association and American Society of Clinical Oncology. He has authored a book chapter regarding the Biology of Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors (GIST) for the new edition of the Textbook of Sarcoma Oncology and published in internationally prestigious journals such as Journal of Clinical Oncology and Mexican Journal of Clinical Pathology.

Dr. Bustinza-Linares’ areas of research interest include targeted therapies, breast cancer and GI malignancies. He has been practicing in Florida since 2011 and currently resides in Lake Mary, FL. Originally from Peru, Dr. Bustinza-Linares is fluent in both English and Spanish.

Dr. Ernesto Bustinza discusses his commitment to his patients and his three-prong approach to cancer treatment, which includes increasing the scientific knowledge base, maintaining robust clinical trial research and integrating a multi-disciplinary team to provide the most personalized and comprehensive care to patients.

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Medical School

Universidad Nacional San Agustín, Arequipa – Perú, Medico-Cirujano, Arequipa – Peru

Board Certifications

Medical Oncology

Internal Medicine

Residency in Internal Medicine

University of Miami - Miller School of Medicine, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL

Fellowship in Investigational Cancer Therapeutics – Phase I

MD Anderson Cancer Center - University of Texas at Houston, Houston, TX

Fellowship in Oncology/Hematology

Sylvester Cancer Center - Completed University of Miami / Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL

Professional Memberships & Associations

American Medical Association

American Society of Clinical Oncology

American Association for Cancer Research

Minorities in Cancer Research (MICR)

Cancer Immunology Society (CIMM)

American Society of Hematology (ASH)