Local oncologist joins Trios Health

Dr. Iyad Hamarneh has joined Trios Medical Group – Oncology effective February 17. He specializes in breast cancer, and soft tissue malignancies (sarcomas) and melanomas; he will practice at the Trios Care Center at Spaulding located at 216 W. 10th Street, Suite 206, in Kennewick.

Dr. Hamarneh most recently worked for Columbia Basin Hematology & Oncology in Kennewick. He completed a hematology and oncology fellowship and an internal medicine residency at the University of Iowa Health Care in Iowa City, Iowa, where he was also Chief Fellow in Hematology-Oncology in 2009.

Board certified in internal medicine and oncology, Dr. Hamarneh also is board eligible in hematology. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology; American Society of Hematology; Connective Tissue Oncology Society; and the American College of Physicians. He is licensed to practice in Washington state and Iowa.

Trios Medical Group–Oncology has two other practitioners: Drs. Stanley Lu and Jose Ness.