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    About Jose Tongol, MD

    Jose Tongol, MD, has been a physician at Phoebe Cancer Center for over 25 years. He brings a creative approach to caring for his patients. Oftentimes he can be found playing his guitar, singing, or reciting original poems for his patients.

    Dr. Tongol brings a unique perspective as an oncologist: he has been the primary caregiver to a cancer patient.  He understands, first-hand, the impact a cancer diagnosis can bring to a person, a family, and a community.  Through it all, he inspires all to “Keep the faith.”   

    After completing his initial medical training in the Philippines, Dr. Tongol completed is residency in Internal Medicine at Woodhull Medical and Mental Health Center (SUNY) in Brooklyn, New York.  He completed his fellowship in Hematology and Oncology at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas.


    Manila Central University
    Medical School

    Woodhull Medical and Mental Health Center (SUNY)

    Baylor College of Medicine

Board Certified in:
  • Internal Medicine
  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
Clinical Interests:
  • Stem cell transplant
  • Leukemia
  • Lymphoma
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This provider is located at multiple locations:

Phoebe Hematology Oncology of Americus

120 U.S. 280 W Bldg. 2, Suite A
Americus, GA 31719


Phoebe Cancer Center

427 W. Third Ave.
Albany, GA 31701

M-F (8 am - 5 pm)


Phoebe Hematology Oncology of Albany

427 W. Third Ave.
Albany, GA 31701


Medical Degree

  • Manila Central University


  • Woodhill Medical / New York City Hospital


  • Baylor College of Medicine