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Peter David Byeff, MD

Director, George Bray Cancer Center

4.8 /5
199 surveys


Hartford HealthCare Medical Group


Hematology / Oncology, Board Certified < Accepting new patients for this specialty
Internal Medicine, Board Certified < Not accepting new patients for this specialty

Areas of Interest

Leukemia, Lymphoma, Myelodysplasia, Myelomas

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Office Locations

  • The Hospital of Central Connecticut Family Health Center

    22 Pine Street
    Suite 104
    Bristol, CT 06010
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    Phone: 860.584.8291

  • Hartford HealthCare Medical Group

    Medical Oncology

    201 North Mountain Road
    Suite 202
    Plainville, CT 06062
    Medical Arts Building
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    Phone: 860.224.4408
    Fax: 860.827.3428

  • Hartford HealthCare Medical Group

    55 Meriden Avenue
    Suite 1A
    Southington, CT 06489
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    Phone: 860.621.9316
    Fax: 860.620.5526


Peter D Byeff, MD, graduated cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania where he received a BA degree and was recognized with honors in his major field of study. He graduated from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and served his internship and residency in internal medicine at Georgetown University Hospital. He was a visiting fellow in Hematology-Oncology at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center and was awarded the Royal Gibson Award as the outstanding first year fellow. He also received the prestigious Damon Runyon-Walter Winchell fellowship for his research efforts. He is triple Board Certified in Hematology, Oncology, and Internal Medicine.

Since finishing his training at Columbia, Dr. Byeff has been in practice in central Connecticut. He was the first director of the George Bray Cancer Center at the Hospital of Central Connecticut, and was re-appointed to this position in October of 2008. He has been the principal investigator for the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group and the National Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project at The Hospital of Central Connecticut. He is an investigator for the Gynecologic Oncology Group. He served on the American Society of Clinical Oncology Workforce Task-force which identified the impending crisis in oncology workforce numbers. He has written a number of scientific papers and is the founding member of the Cancer Center of Central Connecticut. Currently, he is a representative from The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine to the Alumni Council of Johns Hopkins University and serves on its Executive Committee.



Medical School

  • John Hopkins University School of Medicine 1974 MD


  • Georgetown University Hospital


  • Georgetown University Hospital


  • Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, Hematology-Oncology

Faculty Appointments

University of Connectictut, Clinical Associate Professor

Professional Organizations

American Society of Hematology, Member
American Society of Clinical Oncology, Member
American Medical Association, Member
Connecticut State Medical Society, Member

Insurance Accepted*

Aetna, Anthem, BCBS Medicare, CarePartners of Connecticut, Cigna Healthcare, Colonial Cooperative Care, Community Health Network of Connecticut, Inc., Connecticare, Connecticare Commercial, Connecticare Medicare, Corvel, Coventry, Essence Healthcare, Evercare, First Health Group Corp., Focus, Harvard Pilgrim, Health Connecticut, Health Direct, Health New England, Healthy Connecticut, HMC/ Northeast Healthcare, Medspan Commercial, Medspan Medicare, Multiplan, Northeast Health Direct, One Health Plan/ Great-West Healthcare, Oxford Health Plans, Prime Health Services, Private Health Care Systems, Inc., Senior Whole Health, United Healthcare, WellCare of Connecticut, Inc.

*This information is subject to change at any time. Please check with your insurance provider before scheduling your appointment or receiving services to confirm they are a participating member of the Hartford HealthCare network.