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Avani Changela, MD

Medical Oncologist

Areas of Expertise Include:

  • Solid Tumor
  • Chronic Leukemia
  • Benign Blood Disorder
  • Coagulation Disorder
  • Bleeding Disorder

About the Doctor

Avani Changela, MD, MPH, is a board-certified internist and a fellowship-trained hematologist oncologist with nearly 10 years of clinical experience. Dr. Changela is a diligent, dedicated and culturally sensitive physician who enjoys helping her patients accomplish their treatment goals through evidence-based practices. Her areas of expertise include:

From the Doctor

I have enjoyed living in Jacksonville since moving here from southern Illinois. My husband and our two sons share a love of outdoors and enjoy biking and hiking together.

Patients can rely on me to provide support and coordination with their health care providers. Together, our team will offer support through all aspects of a patient’s cancer journey.


  • Medical Oncology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Hematology


  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery - Medical School

    Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay Medical College - ,

    2000 - 2005

  • Fellowship

    The Brooklyn Hospital Center - 11201-5493, NY

    2011 - 2014

  • Residency

    The Brooklyn Hospital Center - 11201-5493, NY

    2008 - 2011

Hospital Affiliation

  • Baptist Medical Center South
  • Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville

Legal Practice Name

Baptist-Southeast Gynecologic Oncology Associates, Inc.