Jefferson Medical College
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Internal Medicine, Oncology, Hematology
Hematology/Oncology, Brown University School of Medicine
Dr. Devon Evans grew up in rural Massachusetts and went to Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia. He did his Residency at Beth Israel Deaconess in Boston, and his Fellowship at Brown University Medical Center in Rhode Island. He explored other areas of the country through ‘locum tenens’ positions in Martha’s Vineyard, Gresham, OR and Kealakekua, HI before coming to New England Cancer Specialists in 2007.
Dr. Evans is board certified in hematology and oncology, with interests in lung cancer, gastrointestinal cancers, and brain tumors. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Society for NeuroOncology, and the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. He states “I became an oncologist with the hope of providing comfort and strength to those made vulnerable by a challenging disease. I am amazed every day by my patients as they fight to live their lives in spite of their cancer, and refuse to let it define them. Their courage remains my inspiration.”
Dr. Evans lives in Cape Elizabeth with his wife and three daughters. His outside interests center on enjoying the wonderful outdoor attractions of Maine with his family: skiing in the winter, and running, swimming and boating during the summer.Call (603) 828-0100
Yoko Fukuda MD
Keio University School of Medicine
Mount Sinai Beth Israel Medical Center
Medical Oncology, Hematology
Hematology/Oncology: MedStar Washington Hospital Center/Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, D.C.
After her undergraduate degree at the University of Tokyo, Dr. Fukuda completed her medical education at some of the finest institutions in Japan and the U.S. She is board-certified in Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Oncology, and has received several “best in class” awards during her residencies and for her research. Dr. Fukuda has participated in numerous research studies, has published several works, and is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the American Society of Hematology. Prior to joining New England Cancer Specialists, she practiced at Frisbie Memorial Hospital in Rochester, and Portsmouth Hematology & Oncology.
Dr. Fukuda is fluent in English and her native Japanese, and speaks conversational French, German, and Spanish. She enjoys traveling, skiing, and playing the piano and violin.Call (603) 828-0100
University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, OK
University of New Mexico Hospital, Albuquerque, NM
Hematology/Oncology, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT
Dr. Winters was raised in Oklahoma and graduated from Oklahoma State University. He received his medical degree from the University of Oklahoma-College of Medicine. He trained in internal medicine at the University of New Mexico and stayed an additional year as Chief Resident. Afterwards, he completed fellowship training in hematology and oncology at the University of Vermont in Burlington where he and his wife fell in love with the people and landscapes of New England. Following fellowship, he spent a year practicing and pursuing outdoor activities in Bend, Oregon before joining New England Cancer Specialists in late 2015.
He is board certified in internal medicine, hematology, and oncology with interests in benign hematology, malignant hematology, and melanoma. He is a member of the American Society of Hematology and American Society of Clinical Oncology.
Dr. Winters lives in Portland with his wife and their 2 young children. His outside interests include downhill and nordic skiing, snowshoeing, backpacking, running, cooking, and reading fiction.Call (603) 828-0100
Lauren Zanetti PA-C, MMSc
Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA (Master of Science in Medical Science/Physician Assistant)
Medical Oncology, Hematology
Lauren (Girard) Zanetti received a BS in Behavioral Neuroscience from Northeastern University, and earned a Master of Science in Medical Science/Physician Assistant from Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston, MA.
Before joining the Portsmouth team, Lauren worked as a Physician Assistant and Electronic Health Record Officer at the MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, TX, where she received multiple awards in the Division of Cancer Medicine and in GI Medical Oncology. She previously worked as a Clinical Research Assistant at the Brigham & Women’s Hospital in Boston, MA.
Lauren looks forward to providing compassionate and evidence-based care to patients in the Seacoast area.
Karen Kadish NP
Bachelors from Bowdoin College & Masters of Science in Nursing from MGH Institute of Health Professions
ANCC & OCN
A Massachusetts native, Karen received her BA from Bowdoin College and Masters of Science in Nursing from MGH Institute of Health Professions. After working as a registered nurse on the hematology/oncology floor at Lahey Hospital, she fell in love with the specialty, and stayed in the field when she went on to become a nurse practitioner. Before joining NECS in 2021, she worked for 11 years in malignant hematology at Tufts Medical Center in Boston.
She recently moved from Boston to the Lakes Region of New Hampshire and resides in Laconia with her husband and “pandemic puppy” Molly. She enjoys hiking, wake surfing, snowboarding, watching football and Formula 1 racing, and traveling.