Photo of Dayra Avila-Lima, MD

Dayra Avila-Lima, MD

Breast Medical Oncologist

Loading ...

Dayra Avila-Lima, MD Office and Other Patient Information

Primary Office

Office 1: Baptist MD Anderson Cancer Center

1301 Palm Avenue
, Jacksonville, FL 32207


Dayra Avila-Lima, MD Biography and Info

Dr. Avila-Lima is a board-certified hematologist oncologist with a wealth of experience. She is known for her caring nature and extensive knowledge of cancer care. She is passionate about providing patient-centered care and always works closely with her patients and their families, to assure their needs are met. Dr. Avila-Lima also excels in collaborating with a multidisciplinary team to achieve the best possible outcomes for her patients. She is skilled in supporting patients through all stages of their cancer care, including diagnosis, treatment, palliative care and survivorship. Her areas of expertise include:

  • ER+ Early and Advanced Breast Cancer
  • Her2-Positive Early and Advanced Breast Cancer
  • Triple-Positive Early and Advanced Breast Cancer
  • Triple-Negative Early and Advanced Breast Cancer
  • Benign Breast Disease at High Risk for Developing into Breast Cancer
  • Immunotherapy
  • Targeted Therapy
  • DCIS

About Me

I consider myself a warm and caring individual who values spending time with my family. In my free time, I enjoy listening to podcasts and drawing as creative outlets.

As a physician, I’m deeply committed to providing high-quality care for my patients. I believe in using the best available evidence and taking into account each patient’s values and preferences in order to provide personalized care that meets their unique needs.


  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Internal Medicine


  • English

Hospital Affiliation

  • Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville
  • Baptist Medical Center South
  • Baptist Medical Center Clay

Dayra Avila-Lima, MD Additional Information

Education & Training

  • Doctor of Medicine - Medical School

    Universidad de Panama

    2001 – 2007

  • Residency

    John H Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County - Chicago

    2010 – 2013

  • Fellowship

    John H Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County - Chicago

    2013 – 2016

Frequently Asked Questions