Dr. Robert Sidlow, M.D.

Dr. Robert Sidlow is an experienced, board-certified internal medicine specialist and is also certified in cancer genomic risk assessment. He currently serves as the Chief of General Internal Medicine at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and focuses on four clinical areas: perioperative consultative medicine, managing the medical complications of cancer treatment; diagnostic evaluations of patients with suspicion of cancer; and the evaluation and management of men with inherited genomic risks such as BRCA mutations. Dr. Sidlow attended Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and did his residency at the Mount Sinai Hospital in NYC. 

Dr.  Sidlow is committed to compassionate, patient-centered medicine which has helped him develop an approach to care that emphasizes open communication and evidence-based clinical reasoning. His passion for teaching has translated into receiving many teaching awards. He has served in a variety of leadership roles including Head of the Division of Survivorship and Supportive Care at MSK and Deputy Chief Medical Officer and Vice Chairman of Medicine at Jacobi Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Sidlow has academic interests in cancer survivorship, cancer genetic risk, quality improvement, patient safety, clinical decision-making, and medical education.