Dr. Nackos was born and raised in Los Angeles. She completed her pre-medical requirements at the University of Pennsylvania and earned her medical degree at Drexel University in Philadelphia. After completing internal medicine residency at Tufts Medical Center, she received specialized training in hematology and oncology as a fellow at New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medicine in New York City. She joined New England Cancer Specialists in 2016.
Dr. Nackos is board certified in medical oncology and specializes in breast cancer. She is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the American Society of Hematology.
Dr. Nackos and her boyfriend live in Portland with a very energetic dog and a talkative cat. In fact, many of her patients met her exuberant lab, Piper, when she was a puppy. She enjoys biking, travel, cooking, reading, basketball, and tooling around on her Vespa.