A hematologist is a physician who has specialized training in treating patients with blood disorders.
These can be cancerous blood disorders like Leukemia, Lymphoma or Myeloma as well as non-cancerous conditions like anemia and bleeding or clotting problems.
At Optim Oncology, our board-certified hematologists provide individualized care for patients which often includes diagnosing a blood disorder and then assessing the patient to make a treatment recommendation.
Blood disorders and cancers that benefit from treatment by a hematologist include:
- Clotting disorders
- Non-Hodgkin lymphoma
- Hodgkin’s lymphoma