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Mikkael Sekeres, MD, MS

Mikkael Sekeres, MD, MS, has more than a decade of medical experience in medical oncology and hematology. He is the Director of the Leukemia Program at Cleveland Clinic’s Taussig Cancer Institute.

How to Handle a Cancer Diagnosis

You’ve just been diagnosed with cancer and your world’s turned upside down. You’re scared and overwhelmed. Suddenly your new identity is … cancer patient. That’s not true. You’re still you. Don’t let cancer define you. You are not the disease. It’s so easy to define yourself as a cancer patient instead of remembering who you … Read More

MDS: Myelodysplastic Syndrome

The following information is from Mikkael Sekeres, M.D., Director of Cleveland Clinic’s Leukemia Program and a co-chair of the Aplastic Anemia & MDS International Foundation’s medical advisory board: “Good Morning America” co-host Robin Roberts’ recent  announcement of her battle with Myelodysplastic syndrome, or MDS, is helping to shine the light on a rare, relatively unknown disease … Read More