About Us

Joliet Oncology-Hematology Associates, Ltd. (JOHA) is a multi-physician practice in Joliet, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago. JOHA has been providing quality cancer treatment since Dr. Sarode K. Pundaleeka, founded it in 1981. JOHA provides cancer patients with the most advanced treatments available. As a leader in community based Oncology and Hematology, JOHA is an active participant in advancing care and treatment through research and the implementation of new treatments.

The following services are available for the patients at JOHA:

  • Comprehensive Cancer Care
  • Full Service Laboratory
  • Full Service Pharmacy
  • Chemotherapy
  • Tomotherapy
  • IMRT Radiation Therapy
  • P.E.T/CT
  • X-RAY
  • Clinical Research Trials
  • Patient/Family Care Conferences
  • Support Services - Nutrition
  • Breast Cancer Support Group
  • Look Good Feel Better Program

JOHA is experiencing tremendous growth. We have opened Satellite Offices in Morris and New Lenox. Currently JOHA has more than 100 employees to provide care to our patients at all locations. Our active patient population exceeds 5,000.

  • Ali R. Lakhani Ali R. Lakhani, M.D.
  • Arvind Kumar Arvind Kumar, M.D.
  • Ellen J. Gustafson Ellen J. Gustafson, M.D.
  • Jason J. Suh Jason J. Suh, M.D.
  • Kulumani M.Sivarajan Kulumani M.Sivarajan, M.D.
  • Nafisa Burhani Nafisa Burhani, M.D.
  • Ommar Hla Ommar Hla, M.D.
  • Patrick McGinnis Patrick McGinnis, M.D.
  • Sanjiv S. Modi Sanjiv S. Modi, M.D.
  • Silviya Velinova Sylvia Velinova Falls, M.D.
  • Virag Dandekar Virag Dandekar, M.D.
  • Worood Abboud Worood Abboud, M.D.