Amit Sarma, MD

Virginia Cancer Specialists' Physicians

Amit Sarma, MD Headshot

I chose to be an oncologist in order to help people through one of life’s most challenging times. I serve as the go-to for patients with complex cancer needs, who deserve quality and coordinated care. My focus is on the person, not any one disease. Providing the best care close to home is my highest priority.

Work and Credentials:

Primary Location

Loudoun Office


Medical Oncologist

Board Certification

Medical Oncology and Hematology


The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Medical Oncology and Hematology


Mount Sinai Hospital


Mount Sinai Hospital

Medical School

Baylor College of Medicine


Yale University

Special Interests

Colorectal cancer, lymphomas, head and neck cancer

Physician Bio

As a graduate of the Baylor College of Medicine, Dr. Sarma focuses on high-quality, attentive, and personalized care for the cancer patient. He currently leads an effort at Virginia Cancer Specialists to improve overall quality care for cancer patients.  He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology. Dr. Sarma is a general oncologist with more than fifteen years of experience caring for patients with breast, colorectal, lung, prostate, lymphoma and head and neck cancer patients.  Dr. Sarma joined Virginia Cancer Specialists after serving as an Assistant Professor in the Department of General Oncology at The University of Texas MD Anderson Regional Care Center in Sugar Land, TX.

Dr. Sarma enjoys travel, great food, photography, gardening, and music. He and his wife have three children.

Physician Video:


Practice Blog

January 9, 2018

From angst to analytics: lessons learned from an oncology care model internal pilot. Amit Sarma, MD

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December 28, 2017

VCS Enrolls First Patient in Phase 1/2 Clinical Trial of BION-1301-Novel Anti-APRIL Antibody, Treatment of Multiple Myeloma

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Physician Publications

December 15, 2017

From angst to analytics: lessons learned from an oncology care model internal pilot

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Primary Location

Loudoun Office Office

Loudoun Office

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