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M. Behnan Sahin, MD

Primary specialties

Oncology

Other specialties

Internal Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology

Location

908 S Cascade St

Cancer Care & Research Center
Fergus Falls, MN 56537

Facilities

Lake Region Healthcare Cancer Care & Research Center

Groups

Lake Region Healthcare

Organization

Lake Region Healthcare Cancer Care & Research Center

Provider bio

Lake Region Healthcare (LRH) welcomed Dr. Behnan Sahin to our Medical Oncology department at the Cancer Care & Research Center in November 2019.

Dr. Sahin received his medical degree from the Hacettepe University Medical School in Ankara, Turkey. He completed his Internal Medicine residency at the University of Wisconsin in Madison, WI, where he also completed his Hematology Fellowship. He then completed a Medical Oncology Fellowship at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis

Subsequently, he worked as a Research Associate at the Stem Cell Institute at the University of Minnesota, and as a Staff Medical Oncologist/Hematologist & Associate Professor at the University of Minnesota Medical Center. Most recently he served as Staff Medical Oncologist and Hematologist at Regional Health Cancer Care Institute in Rapid City, SD. He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology and is a member of the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncology.

Clinically, he has particular interest in lung and breast cancers and lab research on liver stem cells – both normal and cancerous.

When asked about choosing to join the team at Dr. Sahin said he is honored to join the organization and serve the people of west central Minnesota. In his spare time he enjoys classical music, oil painting and reading.