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Zanetta S. Lamar, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

123 Ratings

Zanetta S. Lamar, M.D.

Assistant Professor,

Redox Biology & Medicine Ctr

Clinical Interests

Hodgkin and Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas

Contact Information

Returning Patient Appointments: 336-713-5440
Department: 336-716-4464

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Education & Training

  • B.S., Grambling State University, 2003
  • M.D., Meharry Medical College, 2007
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, NC Baptist Hospital, 2010
  • Fellowship, Hematology And Oncology, WFU School of Medicine, 2013

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Hematology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology

NPI Number

  • 1871776757
Zanetta S. Lamar, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

123 Ratings

Zanetta S. Lamar, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Hematology & Oncology
Maya Angelou Center for Health Equity
Redox Biology & Medicine Ctr

Research Interests

Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin; Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols; Hemangiopericytoma; Meningioma; Antiretroviral Therapy, Highly Active
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Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-4464 | Department: 336-716-4464

Recent Publications

Frequency of left ventricular end-diastolic volume-mediated declines in ejection fraction in patients receiving potentially cardiotoxic cancer treatment. Melendez GC, Sukpraphrute B, D'Agostino RB Jr, Jordan JH, Klepin HD, Ellis L, Lamar Z, Vasu S, Lesser G, Burke GL, Weaver KE, Ntim WO, Hundley WG.. Am J Cardiol. 2017;119(10):1637-1642.

Endobronchial ultrasound transbronchial needle aspiration for the diagnosis of lymphoma. Gandotra S, Dotson T, Lamar Z, Bellinger C.. J Bronchology Interv Pulmonol. 2017;():.

Hyperglycemia during first-line R-CHOP or dose adjusted R-EPOCH chemotherapy for non-Hodgkin lymphoma is prevalent and associated with chemotherapy alteration - a retrospective study. Lamar ZS, Dothard A, Kennedy L, Isom S, Robinson M, Vaidya R, Hurd D, McClain D, Lesser G.. Leuk Lymphoma. 2017;():.

Dose-adjusted etoposide, prednisone, vincristine, cyclophosphamide, and doxorubicin (EPOCH) with or without rituximab as first-line therapy for aggressive non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Lamar ZS, Fino N, Palmer J, Gruber L, Morris BB, Raetskaya-Solntseva O, Kennedy L, Vaidya R, Hurd D, Zamkoff K.. Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk. 2016;16(2):76-81.

Timing of salvage therapy and autologous hematopoietic cell transplant in relapsed hodgkin and non hodgkin lymphoma [abstract]. Lamar ZS, Fino N, Hurd D, Howard D, McIver ZA, Phillips GL, Vaidya R.. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2016;22(3 Suppl 1):S127-S128.

A phase II clinical trial of CPI-613 in patients with relapsed or refractory small cell lung carcinoma. Lycan TW, Pardee TS, Petty WJ, Bonomi M, Alistar A, Lamar ZS, Isom S, Chan MD, Miller AA, Ruiz J.. PLoS One. 2016;11(10):e0164244.

Endobronchial ultrasound transbronchial needle aspiration for the diagnosis of lymphoma [abstract]. Bellinger C, Parks G, Lamar Z, Dotson T.. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2016;193():A3390.

Single institution retrospective study of infusional etoposide, prednisone, vincristine, cyclophosphamide, and doxorubicin, (EPOCH) plus /- rituximab (R) as first line therapy for aggressive non-Hodgkin lymphoma [abstract]. Lamar ZS, Fitzgerald N, Palmer JM, Gruber L, RaetskayaSolntseva O, Kennedy L, Vaidya R, Zamkoff KW, Hurd DD.. J Clin Oncol. 2015;33(15 Suppl):e19514.

Ibrutinib and rituximab induced rapid response in refractory Richter syndrome. Lamar Z, Kennedy L, Kennedy B, Lynch M, Goad A, Hurd D, McIver Z.. Clin Case Rep. 2015;3(7):615-617.

A human bone marrow-derived stromal cell population with hemogenic potential [abstract]. Mokhtari S, Colletti EJ, Sanada C, Lamar ZS, Simmons PJ, Atala A, Krause DS, Zanjani ED, Porada CD, Almeida-Porada G.. Blood. 2015;126(23):1201.

Outcomes of second transplants for disease recurrence or for myelodysplasia (MDS) developing after an initial transplant (Tx) [abstract]. Naik S, D'Agostino R Jr, Lamar Z, Graham RM, Vatca M, Agnew E, Higgins A, Levitan D, Hurd D.. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2012;18(2 Suppl 2):S340-S341.

Higher risk of severe drug-induced liver injury among Hispanic HIV-infected patients after initiation of highly active antiretroviral therapy. Lamar ZS, Nunez M.. J Int Assoc Physicians AIDS Care (Chic Ill). 2011;10(3):183-186.

Management of meningeal neoplasms: meningiomas and hemangiopericytomas. Lamar Z, Lesser GJ.. Curr Treat Options Oncol. 2011;12(3):230-239.

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Assistant Professor, Hematology & Oncology

Clinical Interests

Hodgkin and Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas
Zanetta S. Lamar, M.D.

Zanetta S. Lamar, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Hematology & Oncology
Maya Angelou Center for Health Equity
Redox Biology & Medicine Ctr

Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

Zanetta S. Lamar, M.D.123 Ratings


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Dr Lamar has been wonderful.....she has made this long and frightening road smooth and tolerable and I never thought that I was doing this alone.


Dr. Lamar is a very excellent physician. she explains things, very polite, answers all questions. being professional, a very nice person.


Dr. Lamar and her team are wonderful and I have every confidence they are doing the maximum they can for me. I trust them literally with my life and they do not let me down. I look forward to seeing them and I would never consider another team to help me.


Dr. Lamar's consultation was excellent and she provided new information about my cancer. She explained how they would proceed in clear, concise terms. All in all, this was a very good experience and I have great confidence in her ability to come up with the best treatment for my rare condition. She was outstanding in all respects.


*Dr. Lamar - Very thorough in explaining - Very good physician - Very caring of patients.


I have all the confidence in the world in *Dr. Lamar. She is the best ever and makes me feel comfortable.


Excellent experience.


I have been seeing *Dr. Lamar since April, 2016. She is the best!


*Lamar is very understanding of my concern about treatment decisions.


*Dr. Lamar is a wonderful doctor who cares deeply for her patients. I would highly recommend her to anyone.


#1. *Zanetta Lamar


The doctor, her assistant and pharmacist were always on the same page even though sometimes they were in the exam room separately.


I've recommended Dr Lamar to 2 people with cases similar to mine


I can't say enough good things about Dr. Lemar. We need more doctors like her. I am very fortunate to have her as my doctor


Very satisfied with my doctor & PA.


checked in early and saw the dr. real early


*Dr. Lamar is one of the finest doctors I have dealt with since my illness 13 yrs ago.


#9. Excellent.


Dr. Lamar is very knowledgeable and thorough.



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