Finding Providers
loading

We found 6 hematologists who accept Cigna near Hamden, CT.

No Photo
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
6 Devine Street
North Haven, CT
 

Dr. Martin Katz practices adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology in North Haven, CT, New Haven, CT, and Hamden, CT. Dr. Katz's professional affiliations include Griffin Hospital and Yale New Haven Health System. He attended medical school at SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. His medical residency was performed at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Dr. Katz accepts Anthem, ConnectiCare, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He welcomes new patients.

Read more

Clinical interests: Platelet Disorders, Tumor, Ovarian Cancer, Endometrial Cancer, Lung Cancer, Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma, ... (Read more)

No Photo
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
6 Devine Street
North Haven, CT
 

Dr. Kathleen Bober-Sorcinelli is a specialist in adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. Areas of expertise for Dr. Bober-Sorcinelli include breast cancer. MultiPlan, Anthem, and ConnectiCare are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Bober-Sorcinelli takes. Dr. Bober-Sorcinelli studied medicine at Georgetown University School of Medicine. For her residency, Dr. Bober-Sorcinelli trained at Hospital of Saint Raphael. She speaks Spanish. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Griffin Hospital and Yale New Haven Health System. Her practice is open to new patients.

Read more

Clinical interests: Breast Cancer

No Photo
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
6 Devine Street; Suite 2c
North Haven, CT
 

Dr. Thomas Fynan is an adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology specialist. He is affiliated with Griffin Hospital and Yale New Haven Health System. Dr. Fynan accepts Anthem, ConnectiCare, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. He welcomes new patients. He attended UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and subsequently trained at Saint Vincent Catholic Medical Centers for residency.

Read more

Clinical interests: Platelet Disorders, Iron Deficiency Anemia, Rectal Cancer, Colon Cancer, Chemotherapy, Lung Cancer, ... (Read more)

No Photo
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
6 Devine Street; Suite 2c
North Haven, CT
 

Dr. Jeremy Kortmansky works as an adult hematologist, adult oncologist, and medical oncologist. His average rating from his patients is 3.0 stars out of 5. He accepts Anthem, ConnectiCare, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Kortmansky studied medicine at Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at Jefferson University Hospitals. His professional affiliations include Griffin Hospital and Yale New Haven Health System. Dr. Kortmansky is open to new patients.

Read more

Clinical interests: Tumor, Pancreatic Cancer, Liver Cancer, Esophageal Cancer, Lung Cancer, Lymphoma, Colorectal ... (Read more)

No Photo
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
2543 Dixwell Avenue
Hamden, CT
 

Dr. Zhao Lu's medical specialty is adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. His areas of expertise consist of lung cancer, breast cancer, and lymphoma. Dr. Lu is in-network for Anthem, ConnectiCare, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. His residency was performed at Easton Hospital and Boston Medical Center. He is professionally affiliated with Yale New Haven Health System. Dr. Lu is accepting new patients.

Read more

Clinical interests: Blood Disorders, Lung Cancer, Lymphoma, Multiple Myeloma, Breast Cancer

No Photo
Specializes in Adult Hematology
50 Gaylord Farm Road
Wallingford, CT
 

Dr. Peter McPhedran's specialty is adult hematology. Dr. McPhedran is an in-network provider for Anthem, ConnectiCare, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. He attended medical school at Harvard Medical School. He trained at Pennsylvania Hospital for residency. He is conversant in Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with Yale New Haven Health System. Dr. McPhedran is accepting new patients.

Read more

Clinical interests: Hemochromatosis, Sickle Cell Disease, Iron Deficiency Anemia, Leukemia, Hemophilia, Hodgkin's ... (Read more)

Conditions / Treatments

Gender

Insurance

Medicare Patient Age

Medicare Patient Conditions

Medicare Patient Ethnicity

Medicare Patient Insurance Eligibility

Distinctions

Foreign Language

Online Communication

Practice Affiliation

Time Commitments

Certifications

Medical School

Residency

Years Since Graduation

What is Hematology?

Hematology is a medical specialty that focuses on diseases of the blood, bone marrow, and lymphatic system. Blood flows to every cell in our body and is extremely important to our survival. Problems with the production of blood cells or cancers that affect the blood can be very dangerous. Hematologists treat these and other diseases, such as:
  • Anemia, a low level of red blood cells
  • Low levels of white blood cells or platelets
  • Bleeding disorders, such as hemophilia
  • Clotting disorders, such as deep vein thrombosis
  • Cancers of the blood, such as leukemia and lymphoma

To diagnose a blood disorder, hematologists may look at the blood under a microscope in a procedure called a blood smear. They may order a lab test of the blood called a complete blood count. This test measures the levels of red and white blood cells, platelets, and hemoglobin in your blood. They may do lab tests to measure the levels of proteins in your blood needed for bleeding and clotting. They may even do a bone marrow biopsy to check a small sample of bone marrow for problems in how blood is being produced.

A hematologist may work with all kinds of patients. Specialized hematologists called pediatric hematologists work only with children. All hematologists work to diagnose disease and prescribe treatments in order to care for their patients. They also work with general practice physicians, pediatricians, oncologists, transplant specialists, and others to guide treatment. Healing any problems with your blood is the first step towards your whole body feeling better.