Conemaugh Physician Group – Oncology welcomes Mark Pajeau, MD to Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center. Dr. Pajeau joins the practice of Dr. Ibrahim Sbeitan and Dr. William Wynert at the Conemaugh Cancer Care Center.
Most recently, Dr. Pajeau worked in a private practice in Hematology-Oncology located in Lima, Ohio. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Psychiatry. He completed a Hematology-Oncology Fellowship at West Virginia University and an Internal Medicine and Psychiatry Residency at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. He attended medical school at the University of Illinois Medical College.
Originally from Chicago, Illinois, Dr. Pajeau enjoyed visiting the Pittsburgh area while studying at WVU. “I like the small city feel in Johnstown,” says Dr. Pajeau. “It’s a great community.”
Dr. Pajeau will see Oncology patients at the Conemaugh Cancer Care Center and will utilize his Psychiatry background to assist his patients. “Having education and experience in Psychiatry is a tremendous benefit when I meet with patients,” says Pajeau. “Cancer can be a very frightening diagnosis, but I work with my patients to understand and manage their emotions and help reduce stress levels.”
Dr. Pajeau hopes to also assist with Palliative Care patients, as well as community Smoking Cessation classes held at Conemaugh Memorial.
Dr. Pajeau’s professional memberships include the American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. He has also held teaching assistant positions at various hospitals including The University of Illinois Medical School at Rockford and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champion.
In his free time, Dr. Pajeau enjoys weight training and officiating basketball games for high school level and below.
About Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center
Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center (MMC), the flagship hospital of the Conemaugh Health System, is a regional referral hospital known for clinical excellence. Memorial has received HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence award for 2012, 2011, 2009, 2008 and 2007, for clinical outcomes which are among the Top 5% in the nation. Learn more at the Conemaugh Health System’s all new website, www.conemaugh.org.
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