About Syed Karim

Syed Mustafa Karim, MD, is a board-certified, fellowship-trained hematologist/oncologist with Sarah Cannon at Centerpoint Medical Center. Dr. Karim treats patients in Independence, Mo. and its surrounding communities. Dr. Karim has 10 years of experience and offers treatment for all types of cancers. In addition to his oncology training, he is fellowship trained in geriatric medicine, which gives him a specialized expertise with older patients affected by cancers and the unique challenges they face. Dr. Karim has an extensive research and professional publishing background and is a former assistant professor of hematology/oncology at the Hofstra University School of Medicine. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the American Society of Hematology, and the American College of Physicians.


Medical School
Dow Medical College - Karachi, Pakistan

Henry ford Health System - Detroit, MI

Georgetown University Hospital - Washington, DC

Certifications & Memberships

Am Bd Int Med (Sub: Medical Oncology)


Centerpoint Medical Center





Office Locations

Midwest Oncology Associates
3889 South Jackson Dr.
Independence, MO 64057
Phone: (816) 698-8290
Fax: (816) 698-8291

Additional Locations

Midwest Oncology Associates

1500 State St
Lexington, MO 64067
Phone: (660) 259-2203
Fax: (660) 259-6810