Find a Doctor

With over 450 board-certified physicians, Albany Med Faculty Physicians are some of the most expert in their field. All Albany Med Faculty Physicians, along with a variety of other medical providers, are affiliated with Albany Medical Center Hospital. Find the right physicians who meet your medical needs.

Physicians displayed with the Albany Med logo participate in all listed insurance plans. Those listed without the Albany Med logo may or may not accept all plans listed. Please contact those physician's offices directly for a listing of participating insurance plans. Charges are available upon request.

Search Again

Joanne Porter MD

Board Certification:

American Board of Pediatrics, 1994
(Pediatric Hematology-Oncology)

American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, 2012
(Hospice and Palliative Medicine)

Contact Information:

AMC Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Group
47 New Scotland Avenue MC 88
Albany, NY 12208

Tel: (518) 262-5513
Fax: (518)262-5889

Specialties Education Details Full Biography


Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

7/1/1990 - 6/30/1993
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA


Pediatric Chief Residency

7/1/1989 - 6/30/1990
Albany Medical Center Hospital
Albany, NY



7/1/1985 - 6/30/1989
Albany Medical Center Hospital
Albany, NY

Medical Education


6/1/1981 - 06/01/1985
Tufts - New England Medical Center
Boston, MA

Dr. Joanne Porter cares for pediatric patients in the Division of Pedaitric Hematology/Oncology, treating children with hematology problems including hemophilia, von willebrands, platelet disorders, anemia, sickle cell disease, white cell problems and bone marrow failure disorders. She is the Director of the Albany Regional Hemophila and von Willebrands Center and participate in national and regional committees.  
Dr. Porter is also the Director of Journeys Pediatric Palliative Care, a program that was created by Dr. David Clark started 2010.