We found 8 hematologists who accept Humana Bronze 6450/HMO Premier near Augusta, GA.

Dr. Vamsi Krishna Kota, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
1120 15th Street
Augusta, GA
 

Dr. Vamsi Kota is a hematologist, adult oncologist, and medical oncologist. His areas of clinical interest consist of leukemia and lymphoma. He is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. After completing medical school at Armed Forces Medical College, Dr. Kota performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Medical College of Georgia. In addition to English, Dr. Kota (or staff) speaks Hindi. Dr. Kota is affiliated with Emory Clinic, Emory University Hospital, and Emory University Hospital Midtown.

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Clinical interests: Leukemia, Lymphoma

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
1348 Walton Way; Suite 6700
Augusta, GA
 

Dr. Jennifer Lamneck practices adult hematology and adult oncology. Dr. Lamneck is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. She graduated from Nova Southeastern University, College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
820 St.sebastian Way; Suite 3a
Augusta, GA
 

Dr. Brent Limbaugh is an adult hematologist and oncologist in Augusta, GA. He attended medical school at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine. His average patient rating is 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Limbaugh is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
820 Saint Sebastian Way; Suite 3a
Augusta, GA
 

Dr. Esther Tan's areas of specialization are adult hematology and adult oncology. She accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. She attended medical school at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School.

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Specializes in Other, Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
820 St.sebastian Way; Suite 3a
Augusta, GA
 

Dr. Mark Keaton's specialties are adult hematology and adult oncology. He practices in Augusta, GA. He is rated 2.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. He accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. Dr. Keaton is a graduate of Georgia Regents University, Medical College of Georgia.

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
1348 Walton Way; Suite 6700
Augusta, GA
 

Dr. Stephen Shlaer is an adult hematology and adult oncology specialist. He studied medicine at Georgia Regents University, Medical College of Georgia. Patient reviews placed Dr. Shlaer at an average of 3.5 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic.

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
1120 15th Street
Augusta, GA
 

Dr. Anand Jillella is a specialist in adult hematology and adult oncology. He accepts United Healthcare POS, Aetna, United Healthcare Silver, and more.

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
1120 15th Street
Augusta, GA
 

Dr. Jigarkumar Parikh works as an adult hematologist and oncologist. Dr. Parikh takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers.

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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.