Mehmet Akce, MD


Titles and Roles

Assistant Professor, Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology
Emory University School of Medicine
Medical Oncologist
Anal Cancer
Appendix Cancer
Colorectal Cancer
Esophageal Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Liver Cancer
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Pancreatic Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Phase I Clinical Trials Unit
Research Program
Discovery and Developmental Therapeutics


Mehmet Akce, MD, is Assistant Professor in the Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology at Emory University School of Medicine. Board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology, Dr. Akce specializes in the treatment of gastrointestinal malignancies and treats patients at Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University (Clifton campus). Prior to joining the faculty at Emory in 2017, Dr. Akce was a hematology and oncology fellow at Dan L. Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center in Houston, Texas.

Dr. Akce is an active member of several professional societies, including American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, American College of Physicians, and American Medical Association.


Dr. Akce received his medical degree from Marmara University School of Medicine in Istanbul, Turkey. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital in Ann Arbor, Michigan where he also served as Chief Medical Resident. He then completed a fellowship in hematology/oncology at Baylor College of Medicine, Dan L. Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center in Houston, Texas.


Dr. Akce's research focuses on gastrointestinal malignancies.

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