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Brian E. Persing, M.D.

Medical Oncologist and HematologistDivision Director, Medical Oncology; Arlene and Mayer Mitchell Chair of Medical Oncology; Associate Program Director, Hematology and Medical Oncology Fellowship; Assistant Professor of Medical OncologySpecialty: Cancer Care
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Patient Reviews

"It really means a lot for me to be able to have a Good Rapport with my Doctors and they understand my Personality — Dr. Persing is a Wonderful Listener, Teller and Laugher — I am so Happy that he was recommended to me by another one of your Doctors that has moved on to Mississippi!!! Like the rest of my Doctors, he is now on the list of my "GO TO" Doctors!!!"

"I have been extremely pleased with the level of care I have received. It is so important to have confidence in your oncologist while going through cancer, and I definitely do in Dr. Persing and his awesome staff."

"Dr. Persing has always been an amazing doctor. He makes me feel safe and I know he has what's best for me in mind."

Conditions Treated

  • Breast Cancer
  • GI malignancies
  • Lung Cancer

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • - Board Certified in Hematology
  • - Board Certified in Medical Oncology


  • Medical School: University of South Dakota School of Medicine | Vermillion, SD
  • Residency (Internal Medicine): University of Mississippi Medical Center | Jackson, MS
  • Fellowship (Hematology and Oncology): University of Mississippi Medical Center | Jackson, MS

Professional Memberships

  • American College of Physicians (ACP)
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
  • American Society of Hematology (ASH)
  • Mississippi Oncology Society


  • English
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