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Avani Changela, MD

Medical Oncologist

4.8 out of 5 stars 4.8 (249)

Areas of Expertise Include:

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

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:

About Me

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.


  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Internal Medicine


  • Residency

    The Brooklyn Hospital Center - 11201-5493, NY

    2008 - 2011

  • Fellowship

    The Brooklyn Hospital Center - 11201-5493, NY

    2011 - 2014


    ECFMG (Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates) - Jacksonville, FL

    - 2007

  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery - Medical School

    Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay Medical College - ,

    2000 - 2005

Hospital Affiliation

  • Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville
  • Baptist Medical Center South
  • Baptist Medical Center Clay

Legal Practice Name

Baptist MD Anderson Cancer Physicians Inc