Avani Changela, MD

Medical Oncologist

Avani Changela, MD, MPH, is a board-certified internist and a fellowship-trained hematologist oncologist with nearly 10 years of clinical experience. Dr. Changela is a diligent, dedicated and culturally sensitive physician who enjoys helping her patients accomplish their treatment goals through evidence-based practices. Her areas of expertise include:

  • Solid Tumor
  • Chronic Leukemia
  • Benign Blood Disorder
  • Coagulation & Bleeding Disorders
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Lung Cancer

About Me

I have enjoyed living in Jacksonville since moving here from southern Illinois. My husband and our two sons share a love of outdoors and enjoy biking and hiking together.

Patients can rely on me to provide support and coordination with their health care providers. Together, our team will offer support through all aspects of a patient’s cancer journey.


  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Internal Medicine


  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Hematology)
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Medical Oncology)
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine)


  • Gujarati
  • English
  • Hindi

Hospital Affiliation

  • Baptist Physician Enterprise
  • Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville
  • Baptist Medical Center South
  • Baptist Medical Center Clay

Legal Practice Name

Baptist MD Anderson Cancer Physicians Inc

Primary Office

Baptist MD Anderson Cancer Center at Baptist South

14546 Old St. Augustine Rd, Medical Office Building 1
, Jacksonville, FL 32258

Education & Training

  • Fellowship

    The Brooklyn Hospital Center - 11201-5493, NY


  • Residency

    The Brooklyn Hospital Center - 11201-5493, NY


  • Residency

    The Brooklyn Hospital Center - 11201-5493, NY


  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

    Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay Medical College


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