Ushasree Charmarthy, M.D.
UshaSree Chamarthy, M.D., is currently the Director of Medical Oncology and Hematology at Sparrow Herbert-Herman Cancer Center. She treats all cancer types and non-malignant blood disorders. Dr. Chamarthy is American Board of Internal Medicine certified in hematology and oncology.
Dr. Chamarthy hails from Visakhapatnam, a coastal city in Southern India. She received her undergraduate and medical degrees from Andhra University, and medical training from Andhra Medical College and King George’s Medical College Hospital, in Visakhapatnam. Dr. Chamarthy traveled to the U.S. in 1989. Her career and experiences include basic research at Rush University and Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois. She completed her internal medicine residency at Northeastern Ohio University Hospital in Canton, Ohio, and fellowship in hematology and medical oncology at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. After completing sub-specialty training, she continued her work at the Myeloma and Transplant Institute in Little Rock, Arkansas.
Prior to joining Sparrow Health System in November 2004, she spent four years as a Senior Staff Physician for the Bone Marrow Transplant program at Henry Ford Health System. She is particularly interested in malignant hematology, myeloma, and breast cancer, as well as clinical research and training. She takes pride in her role as a Physician and chosen career path. “Compassionate Care” is her motto.