- Diplomate, American Board of Medical Oncology
- Diplomate, American Board of Hematology
- Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine
Dr. Gino Clement Joseph Bottino is a highly experienced, awarded, and dedicated Hematologist/Oncologist that brings over 32 years of experience to The Oncology Institute.
Dr. Bottino began his undergraduate education in 1969 at Swarthmore College, where he graduated with both a B.S. in Electrical Engineering and a B.A. in Biology. After realizing that his passion resided in the medical field, he attended the New York Medical College from 1974-1977 where he earned his MD. He graduated first in his class in Surgery, in fifth place in his class in medicine; and won the New York State Surgical Society award for being the best surgery student in the state. He also was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honors Medical Society.
Dr. Bottino began his internship in Internal Medicine at Mount Zion Hospital at the University of California in San Francisco, CA from 1977-1978. He completed his residency from 1978-1980 at Montefiore Hospital, Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY where he became a chief resident and then completed his fellowship in Hematology. He completed his training as an Oncology fellow at the National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute.
Dr. Bottino’s first medical job was as a researcher at the Medicine Branch of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD from 1981-1982. He then worked at Biologic Therapeutics Branch NCI-FCRF, Fredrick, MD from 1982-1984, an Assistant Professor of Medicine of Hematology and Oncology at the NYU School of Medicine from 1984-1995. From 1984-2015, Dr. Bottino owned his own private practice in Mount Kisco, New York. In 2015, Dr. Bottino decided to work for Hudson Valley Hematology as an Oncology Associate. He has extensive clinical and hospital experience.
Dr. Bottino has participated in over 22 research studies, has written/co-written over four abstracts and has been a sub-investor/principle in over eight research studies.
Dr. Bottino has won the Excellence in Teaching Award from NY Medical College in 1977, 2002, 2005, and 2015. In 2012, Dr. Bottino was awarded the Bishop’s Father Rufin Compassionate Caregiver Award by the Catholic Church for his charitable willingness to care for all patients, regardless if they had insurance or a way of reimbursement. In 2014, he won the Chancellor’s Award for exceptional service to New York Medical College.
In 1996 until 2009, he was Cancer Liaison Physician for the American College of Surgeons, Commission on Cancer for the Northern Westchester Area. In 1997, he joined the Westchester County Medical Society and the American Medical Association, participating in two committees. In 2009 till 2013, he served in this capacity, and currently is the backup Liaison for NWH. He has been a member of the Medical Resource Council of Gilda’s Club since 2005. He has been on the Chair of Hematology and Blood Banking Committee for over 20 years.
In 2009, he became the Chairman of the Ethics Committee. He is also a member of the Medical Society of the state of New York, and a member of the state’s Ethic and Cancer Committees.
In 2010, he became a Board Member of the Westchester County Medical Society and is currently a delegate to the Medical Society of the State of NY.
- American Society of Clinical Oncology
- American Society of Hematology
- American Society of Internal Medicine
Patient Care Philosophy
Dr. Bottino is a highly recognized and awarded MD that has received many awards for his patient care. He gives only the best adroit individual care to each patient. He is active in research studies and counties to teach medical students.