Dr. Lisa Cardo joined Patient First as a staff physician in November of 2018. She is an alumna of St. Francis College in Brooklyn, New York, where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in biology. Dr. Cardo went on to receive her medical degree from the SUNY- Downstate College of Medicine in Brooklyn, New York. She completed a residency in internal medicine at Staten Island University Hospital in Staten Island, New York, and then completed fellowships in hematology, oncology, and transfusion medicine and blood banking. Dr. Cardo is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and Internal Medicine-Hematology.