Rumaisa Hameed, MD| Hematology Oncology | MedStar Health
Rumaisa Hameed

Rumaisa Hameed, MD
Provider is directly employed by MedStar Health

4.8 out of 5 (55 reviews)

Specialties: Hematology Oncology

Languages: Urdu, Punjabi, Hindi, English

About me

Rumaisa Hameed, MD, is a board-certified hematologist/oncologist at the MedStar Georgetown Cancer Institute at MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center. She offers patients throughout the southern Maryland region comprehensive, personalized care for a range of benign and malignant blood disorders and all types of cancers.

Dr. Hameed is passionate about caring for the whole patient at every stage of their cancer journey. Her focus is on benign and malignant blood disorders and the diagnosis and treatment of all types of cancers including breast, gastrointestinal, liver, lung, genitourinary, and gynecologic cancers as well as melanoma and sarcoma. She provides cancer treatments including chemotherapy, targeted therapy, and immunotherapy, and works with patients on survivorship after cancer.

Philosophy of Care:

“I am a firm believer in a multi-disciplinary approach to care and evidence-based medicine. I provide comprehensive care to my patients by focusing on their condition and overall wellbeing, delivering personalized care, and collaborating with other referring physicians for the best treatment outcomes. As a part of the MedStar Health system, I am dedicated to providing advanced cancer care to the community and to support patients and their families."

Clinical areas of focus

  • Adenocarcinoma Of Lung
  • Breast Cancer
  • Carcinoma In Situ Of Breast
  • Ductal Carcinoma In Situ (DCIS)
  • Her2neu Receptor
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Metastasis
  • Mesothelioma
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Non Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Thymoma
  • Thymus Cancer
  • Triple Negative Breast Cancer
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Conditions and procedures

Conditions I treat

  • Abdominal Cancer
  • Adenocarcinoma Of Lung
  • Anal Cancer
  • Appendiceal Cancer
  • Benign Neoplasm Bone
  • Bile Duct Mass
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Sarcoma
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Cancer During Pregnancy
  • Cancer Pain
  • Cancer Related Fatigue
  • Cancer Survivor
  • Carcinoma In Situ Of Breast
  • Colorectal Malignancy
  • Ductal Carcinoma In Situ (DCIS)
  • Endocrine Complications Of Cancer Therapy
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal (GI) Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal (GI) Stromal Tumors
  • Head And Neck Tumors
  • Hematologic Malignancies
  • Hemophilia
  • Her2neu Receptor
  • Hereditary Cancer Risk
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Leukemia
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Metastases
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Mass
  • Lung Metastasis
  • Lymphoma
  • Malignant Brain Neoplasm
  • Melanoma
  • Mesothelioma
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Non Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Oral Complications Of Cancer
  • Pancreas Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Metastases
  • Pulmonary Nodule
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Sarcoma
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Side Effects Of Cancer Treatment
  • Skull Base Tumor
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Spine Tumor
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Thymoma
  • Thymus Cancer
  • Triple Negative Breast Cancer
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Procedures I perform

  • Adjuvant Chemotherapy
  • Biological Targeted Therapy
  • Cancer Chemotherapy
  • Cancer Genomics
  • Cancer Immunotherapy
  • Chemoradiation
  • Early Detection Of Cancer
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Practice locations

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7501 Surratts Road
Suite 108
Clinton, MD, 20735

301-877-5610

Fax 301-868-7415

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Fax 301-868-7415

Insurance

MedStar Health accepts most major health insurance plans. If you are uncertain as to whether your individual health insurance plan is accepted at MedStar Health, please call your insurance company.

  • List of insurance plans we accept
    • United Mamsi Life & Health
    • Innovation Health: Open POS II
    • HealthyBlue PPO
    • Aetna Student Health Insurance
    • Cigna PPO and PPO Plus
    • Innovation Health: HMO & EPO Plus
    • Kaiser Flexible Choice
    • Kaiser Medicare Plus
    • CareFirst Blue Card Program (Out-of-area BCBS plans)
    • Aetna Managed Choice (POS)
    • United Optimum Choice
    • Innovation Health: Network Only Plus
    • Cigna Indemnity
    • Police and Fire Clinic
    • Innovation Health: POS
    • CareFirst (NCA) Indemnity
    • United Choice Plus
    • Innovation Health: Open Network Only Plus
    • United Navigate
    • Cigna Network Open Access
    • Carefirst BlueChoice HMO
    • Aetna Select HMO/HealthFund/Health Network
    • Medicaid - Maryland
    • United GEHA (for all other states) Compass Rose
    • CareFirst Group Medicare Advantage
    • Uniformed Services Family Health Plan (USFHP)
    • Cigna POS Open Access & Open Access Plus
    • Innovation Health: Indemnity
    • CareFirst Group Medicare Advantage prescription drug benefit (PPO)
    • United Golden Rule
    • United Community Plan - Maryland Health Choice Program
    • Cigna Alliance Medicare (HMO) |
    • Federal Employee Program (Std/Basic PPO/Blue Focus)
    • Carefirst BlueChoice Opt Out Plus Open Access (POS)
    • Innovation Health: POS Plus
    • Medicaid - Virginia
    • Aetna Managed Choice Open Access (POS)
    • Tricare East Select
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ Open Access (POS)
    • Cigna Choice Fund PPO
    • United Options (PPO) (includes Empire PPO)
    • United Optimum Choice Preferred (POS) & OCI Direct (HMO)
    • Cigna HMO & Network (HMO)
    • MedStar Family Choice DC Healthy Families
    • Virginia Premier
    • Aetna Signature Administrator PPO/TPA
    • Aetna Traditional Choice (PPO)
    • Maryland Point of Service Plan (MPOS)
    • Cigna POS/Network POS
    • Carefirst Healthy Blue (HMO/POS)
    • Medicaid - District of Columbia
    • United Select Plus (POS)
    • CareFirst Maryland Indemnity or PPO
    • Kaiser Select
    • Cigna Achieve Medicare (HMO C-SNP)
    • United Choice
    • Aetna Open HMO/Open HMO Option/Open EPO Plus
    • Aetna Quality Point of Service (POS)
    • Veterans Affairs Community Care Network
    • Carefirst EPO
    • CareFirst NASCO
    • Aetna Open Choice (PPO)
    • United Group Medicare Advantage Plans
    • Cigna TotalCare (HMO D-SNP)
    • Tricare for Life East
    • HumanaChoice Honor’s plan PPO
    • United AARP Medicare Complete
    • Cigna Preferred Medicare
    • CareFirst BC/BS Advantage Core/Enhanced
    • Traditional Medicare Fee for Service
    • Beech Street PPO
    • Aetna HMO-Open Access/Select OA
    • Cigna HMO Open Access
    • Veterans Affairs Community Care Network (VA CCN)
    • Kaiser Signature
    • United Student Resources
    • United Medicare Advantage DSNP District of Columbia
    • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS) (PPO)
    • Health Services for Children with Special Needs (HSCSN)
    • MedStar Family Choice DC Healthcare Alliance
    • Kaiser HMO Plus and DHMO Plus Member
    • CareFirst Administrators
    • WellPoint Maryland - Maryland Health Choice
    • United MD IPA Preferred (POS)
    • Innovation Health: PPO
    • Kaiser Select-Added Choice
    • United MD IPA (HMO)
    • Cigna EPO
    • Innovation Health: Open POS Plus
    • Aetna HealthFund/Health Network Option OA
    • Cigna True Choice Medicare (PPO)
    • WellPoint Maryland
    • Carefirst BlueChoice Opt Out Open Access
    • United Select HMO - EPO/NPP
    • Kaiser Permanente Signature-Added Choice
    • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO Plans
    • Carefirst Blue Preferred PPO
    • CareFirst MedStar PPO
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ EPO (Aetna Health Fund)
    • Tricare Reserve Select
    • UnitedHealthcare Individual Exchange Plans
    • Aetna Choice POS & Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • CareFirst MedStar Select PPO
    • Employee Health Plan (EHP)
    • Cigna True Choice Plus Medicare (PPO)
    • I-SNP
    • United Nursing Home Plan (C-SNP
    • United Erickson Advantage Plans
    • Priority Partners - Maryland Health Choice
    • United Core Essential (HMO)
    • HumanaChoice PPO
    • Tricare East Prime
    • Kaiser Medicare Advantage Signature and Select
    • D-SNP)
    • Carefirst BlueChoice Open Access
    • First Health PPO
    • Coventry of Delaware HMO/PPO
    • MedStar Family Choice - Maryland Health Choice
    • Great-West Healthcare POS/CIGNA
    • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
    • Coventry Health Care National Network PPO

Education

Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine

Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Hematology

Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology

Fellowship Program: MedStar Georgetown University Hospital (2022)

Residency Program: AdventHealth Orlando (2015)

Medical School: Shifa College of Medicine (2008)

Ratings and reviews

  • Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition

    4.7
  • Extent to which the care provider listened to you

    4.7
  • Care provider's discussion of any proposed treatment (options, risks, benefits, etc.)

    4.8
  • Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your care

    4.8
  • Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries

    4.8
  • Likelihood of recommending this care provider to others

    4.8
  • Mar 8, 2024

    She was very attentive to me. She was very concerned about my health.

  • Mar 8, 2024

    I went home woth a happy heart thanks

  • Mar 1, 2024

    Everything the provider did ask and answered was great.