Dr. Garg with his youngest son Neil
Dr. Ravin Garg attended the University of Michigan—Ann Arbor on a Regents Alumni Scholarship for his undergraduate studies where he received a B.S. degree in Microbiology and was elected into both the Phi Beta Kappa and Phi Kappa Phi Honor Societies. He then attended the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine where he was awarded the exclusive Humanism in Medicine Award. After graduating, Dr. Garg returned to his alma mater, the University of Michigan—Ann Arbor, for both his Internship and Internal Medicine Residency. After completing his residency, he worked as an Instructor of Medicine at Johns Hopkins Hospital where he cared for patients and taught the Internal Medicine Residents.
He completed his Hematology and Oncology fellowship at the world-renowned, MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, TX. While there, he was voted as Fellow of the Year. Due to his love and passion for teaching, he was elected and served as the Chief Fellow for Education and won the Best Teaching Award, all the while publishing several research articles that appeared in various prestigious medical journals.
Since his departure from the MD Anderson Cancer Center, he continues to be invited as a regular speaker at the MD Anderson Board Review Course where hundreds of Hematologists and Oncologists from across the country attend to prepare for their Hematology and Oncology Board Examinations. He works in a Private Practice located in Annapolis, Maryland. He also serves as an Assistant Professor of Oncology at Johns Hopkins Hospital where he staffs the fellows’ clinic, conducts case-based weekly morning reports, and gives board review lectures.
Dr. Garg’s love of teaching encouraged him to share his extensive knowledge as the founder of Hemeoncquestions.com. He has personally written over 2,500 Board Review questions and answers covering all of the seminal Hematology and Oncology subjects. It is considered the premier Board Review website in the country having been used by over 10,000 Hematologists Oncologists all over the world.
Aside from his many roles, Ravin Jain Garg, M.D. is a board-certified Oncologist and Hematologist who joined Maryland Oncology Hematology in 2020 and has consistently been voted as one of the best Hematologist Oncologists in both What’s Up Annapolis and The Capital’s Annual Reader’s Choice Award.
Dr. Garg was born and raised in Michigan. His greatest joy is spending time with his wife who is a practicing Primary Care doctor in Largo, Maryland, and his two young sons. His favorite thing to do is to read to his sons every night (along with giving them lots of kisses). Dr. Garg is a voracious reader. He loves to take road trips, visit museums and explore nature while walking through the woods. He also loves to watch movies and is a diehard sports fan, especially the University of Michigan football team. His favorite movie is Neverending Story and he is the World's biggest Harry Potter fan. He loves all types of music including some country (Heads Carolina, Tails California is one of the best songs ever).