Cancer Care of Western North Carolina

Wieslawa Pekal, MD

Dr. Wieslawa Pekal joined Cancer Care of WNC, PA in 1997. Dr. Pekal brings a friendly, colorful personality along with a brilliant mind to her oncology and hematology practice. She is known for her diligence and concern with each patient’s wellbeing and history.

She completed her undergraduate work at the CUNY – Hunter College in New York City. She received her Doctor of Medicine degree from the State University of New York at Brooklyn and completed her internship, residency and fellowship programs at Tufts University School of Medicine at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, Massachusetts.  She is board certified in Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology.

Dr. Pekal and her husband enjoy traveling.  She is also a passionate shopper with a special talent for finding unique gifts and crafts.  As a native of Poland, Dr. Pekal is fluent in English and Polish.

Memberships:  American Medical Association (AMA); American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), American Society of Hematology (ASH), North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS) as well as the Buncombe, and Haywood County Medical Societies.

Sub-Specialty: Dr. Pekal has a special interest in hematological disorders including anemias and Sickle Cell disease.  She is available to see patients in Asheville and Sylva.