Fox Chase Cancer Center recently announced the hiring of Robert Brenchak, MD, who will join the Department of Medicine as Assistant Professor in the Division of Hospital Medicine. Dr. Brenchak is coming to Fox Chase from Temple University Hospital, where he was Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine in the Department of Hospital Medicine. He split his time there working with medically complex patients and teaching residents and medical students.
Robert Brenchak, MD
Subsequently, Dr. Brenchak served as a nocturnal intensivist at UPMC East, where he cared for critically ill patients in the intensive care unit and on the general floors. Before returning to Temple, he was a hospitalist at the Pittsburgh Veterans Administration Medical Center, working with patients admitted to the general medicine service.
Dr. Brenchak received his medical degree from the Temple University Lewis Katz School of Medicine and was inducted into the National Medical Honor Society, Alpha Omega Alpha. He completed his internal medicine residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), after which he worked as a hospitalist at UPMC Presbyterian, collaborating closely with pulmonologists in the care of patients in the pulmonary stepdown unit. Dr. Brenchak is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.