Mohamad (Bassam) B. Sonbol, M.D.

  1. Hematologist / Oncologist
  2. Oncologist



  1. Phoenix, Arizona



Mohamad Bassam Sonbol, M.D., is an Oncologist, with special interest in neuroendocrine tumors and gastrointestinal malignancies.

In addition to his clinical activities, Dr. Sonbol is active in research that focuses on investigating novel treatments including targeted therapies, immunotherapy, and other agents that could potentially help patients with neuroendocrine and gastrointestinal cancers. Dr. Sonbol focuses on the holistic treatment for cancer patients taking into consideration their medical and social aspects that have been affected by their cancer diagnosis.

  1. 2019
    Chief FellowMayo Clinic in Arizona
  2. 2019
    FellowHematology/Oncology Fellowship, Internal Medicine, Programs in Arizona, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 2016
    ResidencyDepartment of Medicine, Medical College of Georgia
  4. 2012
    MDDamascus University School of Medicine
    Research Trainee - Research Trainee at Mayo Clinic Evidence-Based Practice Research Program.Mayo Clinic Rochester


  1. 2019
    Medical OncologyAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  2. 2019
    HematologyAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  3. 2016
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2018
    Selected for Clinical Cancer Research Workshop American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) and American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
  2. 2018
    ASCO Merit Award, Genitourinary Cancers SymposiumAmerican Society of Clinica Oncology
  3. 2018
    ASCO Merit Award, Gastrointestinal Cancers SymposiumAmerican Society of Clinical Pathology
  4. 2012
    Graduated in the top 10% of 2012 classUniversity of Damascus
  5. 2006
    Award for Excellence University of Damascus

Professional memberships

  1. 2019 - present
    MemberNorth American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society
  2. 2016 - present
    LecturerSyrian American Medical Society
  3. 2013 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Hematology
  4. 2013 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Clinical Oncology
  5. 2013 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Physicians
  6. 2009 - 2011
    LecturerNational & Gulf Center for Evidence Based Health Practice