Dr. Jason Taksey was born in Silver Spring, MD. He attended University of Maryland, College Park, as part of the Honors program, where he was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa and graduated summa cum laude. During his undergraduate programming was when he first discovered an interest in Oncology, while participating in research at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. He graduated from the Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine where he received his Doctor of Medicine Degree. While there, he received the Merck Academic Achievement Award. Dr. Taksey completed his Internal Medicine Residency at Temple University Hospital, and his Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at the Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia, PA.
Dr. Taksey began clinical practice in 2007 where he joined the Annapolis Oncology Center and continued with the group when they joined Anne Arundel Medical Center as AAMC Oncology and Hematology in 2010. From 2009 to 2014, he was concurrently on staff at Johns Hopkins Hospital where he developed expertise in Genitourinary (GU) malignancies (including prostate, bladder, kidney and testicular cancers) under the leadership of one of the thought leaders in the field.
During his time in practice, Dr. Taksey has served as the primary investigator at Anne Arundel Medical Center for multiple clinical trials with a focus on Genitourinary malignancies. He was also an integral part of the hospital cancer committee. He is a published author in a number of peer reviewed medical journals.
Dr. Taksey is a founding partner in the Annapolis division of Maryland Oncology Hematology. Since 2020, he has cared for patients with a broad range of hematologic and oncologic disorders in a state-of-the-art outpatient treatment facility. He regularly attends GU research program meetings for US Oncology and looks forward to bringing a large network of clinical trials to his patients. He maintains a practice philosophy of listening to all patient questions and concerns and taking as much time as is needed to create a personalized treatment plan.
He is board certified in Hematology and Oncology.
He lives in Edgewater, MD with his wife and two children.