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Muhammad K. Riaz, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical

Internal Medicine | College of Medicine

  • Fellowship: University of Cincinnati
  • Residency: The Jewish Hospital
  • Internship: Shaukat Khanum Hospital
  • Medical Degree: University of Health Sciences (Medicine)
Board Certifications & Licenses

American Board of Internal Medicine (Hematology) (Certification Date: 20171031)
American Board of Internal Medicine (Certification Date: 20140820)
American Board of Internal Medicine (Medical Oncology) (Certification Date: 20171101)


Internal Medicine
Medical Oncology

Contact Information
Research Interests

Hematology Oncology

Clinical Interests

Hematology and Oncology

Lung Cancer


Thyroid Cancer

Bladder Cancer

Kidney Cancer


Prostate Cancer

Renal Cell Carcinoma

Testicular Cancer


Ureter Cancer

Urethral Cancer

Urothelial Cancer

Peer Reviewed Publications

Eldessouki I.;Gaber O.;Riaz M.K.;Wang J.;Karim N.A. 09-01-2018. Clinical presentation and treatment options for clear cell lung cancer: University of Cincinnati a c Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention, 19 9, 2373-2376

Riaz M.K.;Bal S.;Wise-Draper T. 09-01-2016. The impending financial healthcare burden and ethical dilemma of systemic therapy in metastatic canc Journal of Surgical Oncology, 114 3, 323-328

Gulati S.;Desai J.;Palackdharry S.M.;Morris J.C.;Zhu Z.;Jandarov R.;Riaz M.K.;Takiar V.;Mierzwa M.;Gutkind J.S.;Molinolo A.;Desai P.B.;Sadraei N.H.;Wise-Draper T.M. 01-15-2020. Phase 1 dose-finding study of metformin in combination with concurrent cisplatin and radiotherapy in Cancer, 126 2, 354-362

Haque S.;Karivedu V.;Riaz M.K.;Choi D.;Roof L.;Hassan S.Z.;Zhu Z.;Jandarov R.;Takiar V.;Tang A.;Wise-Draper T. 01-01-2019. High-risk pathological features at the time of salvage surgery predict poor survival after definitiv Oral Oncology, 88 , 9-15