Robert M. Rifkin, MD, FACP

Medical Oncologist / Hematologist

Robert M. Rifkin, MD | Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers, FACP

Denver - Midtown

1800 N Williams Street, Suite 200
Denver, Colorado 80218

303-388-4876

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SECONDARY LOCATION(S)

Lone Tree - Sky Ridge Medical Center

10107 RidgeGate Parkway, Suite 200
Lone Tree, Colorado 80124

303-925-0700

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Steamboat Springs

1100 Central Park Dr, Suite 2000
Steamboat Springs, Colorado 80487

970-870-1047

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About Robert M. Rifkin, MD, FACP

Dr. Rifkin is a board-certified medical oncologist and hematologist specializing in malignant and benign hematology, treating blood cancers and disorders. He has an advanced sub-specialty expertise in coagulation disorders, multiple myeloma and biosimilars.

Dr. Rifkin practices evidence-based medicine and follows National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) guidelines.

Board Certifications

Hematology
Internal Medicine
Medical Oncology

Clinical Care Expertise

  • Anemia
  • Benign Hematology
  • Biosimilars
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Clotting Disorders
  • Coagulation
  • Hereditary Hemochromatosis
  • Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Iron Deficiency
  • Leukemia
    • Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL)
    • Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML)
    • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL)
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Malignant Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Multiple Myeloma
    • Amyloidosis
    • Monoclonal Gammopathy (MGUS)
    • Smoldering Multiple Myeloma
  • Myeloid Malignancies
  • Myeloproliferative Neoplasms
    • Polycythemia Vera
    • Essential Thrombocytosis
    • Primary Myelofibrosis
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma
    • Follicular Lymphoma
    • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma and Other T-Cell Lymphomas
  • Pregnancy-Related Blood Disorders
  • Surgical Clearances
  • Thrombocytopenia

Education

Fellowship

Hematology & Oncology, University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson, AZ

Residency

Internal Medicine, Presbyterian St. Luke’s Medical Center, Denver, CO

Medical School

University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO

Patient Care Philosophy

I stress continuity of care and access to state-of-the-art therapies and treatments. It’s essential to rapidly develop therapies and provide them to patients.

Additional Information

American Association for Cancer Research
American Association for the Advancement of Science
Association of Clinical Researchers and Educators
American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation
American Society for Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics
American Association of Blood Banks
American College of Physicians
American Society for Apheresis
American Society of Clinical Oncology
American Society of Clinical Pathology
American Society of Hematology
American Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
Colorado Medical Society
Denver Medical Society
Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group
International Myeloma Society
International Society for Cellular Therapy
International Society for Hematotherapy and Graft Engineering
International Society for Hemostasis and Thrombosis
National Patient Advocate Foundation/Patient Advocate Foundation, Colorado State Chair
National Patient Advocate Foundation/Patient Advocate Foundation, Executive Board of Directors
US Oncology, Hematology Executive Committee
US Oncology, Hematology Research Committee
US Oncology, Medical Lead – Biosimilars Task Force
US Oncology, Research Scientific Advisory Board