Biography & Education


“The advances in cancer care continue to multiply, and we can provide access to the best medical science has to offer through our oncology and hematology clinics. We strive to help patients and their families better understand their diagnosis and treatment options. Our priority is to foster a caring and friendly environment, and to improve quality of life.”
Anupama Kurup Acheson, M.D.

Dr. Acheson's areas of interest include breast cancer, lung cancer, colon cancer and clinical research.

Clinical articles by Anupama Kurup Acheson, M.D.
Studying statin chemoprevention in colon cancer patients
Can an exercise program ease chemotherapy fatigue?
Find a full list of Dr. Acheson's professional publications

Lifestyle choices and colon cancer, KOIN-TV
Advances in treating breast cancer, KXL radio

Dr. Acheson is associated with Providence Cancer Center.

Areas of expertise

Medical oncology; internal medicine


Bachelor of science, doctor of medicine degrees from University of Rochester, N.Y.

Residency in internal medicine and fellowship in hematology and oncology at Indiana University in Indianapolis, Ind.

Care Locations

Providence St. Vincent Medical Center
9135 SW Barnes Road, Suite 261
Portland, OR 97225
Fax 503-216-6324