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

Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

171 Ratings

Zanetta S. Lamar, M.D.

Assistant Professor,

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

171 Ratings

Zanetta S. Lamar, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Hematology & Oncology
Maya Angelou Center for Health Equity

Research Interests

Hemangiopericytoma; Meningioma; Neoplasm Staging; Treatment Outcome; Humans
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Contact Information

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

Recent Publications

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.

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

Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

Zanetta S. Lamar, M.D.171 Ratings


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*Dr. Lamar is a very caring physician who has taken exellent care of me. I would recommend her to anyone!


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I find Dr. Lamar to be very professional and caring. She is careful to explain everything to me an my wife.


Excellent doctor compassionate, easy to understand.


My Primary Physician is with Novant Health and she initially set me up with an oncologist at Forsyth. I decided that I had more confidence in the care that I would receive at Baptist. it was one of the best decisions of my life..... actually, I think it saved my life. I thank God every day for all the good care and concern that everyone provided.


I have complete faith in Dr. Lamar, she is the best.


Dr. Lamar is an excellent doctor who cares about her patients. Very patient and caring. I feel that I got the best care I could have possibly received from her. Love her!!




*Dr. Lamar rocks!


All of Dr Lamar's team were exceptional. I never want to go through this cancer treatment with a transplant again, but should I have to, I'd want her team taking care of me.


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