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We found 22 hematologists who accept Humana Simplicity HMO near Lake Forest, IL.

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Dr. Thomas Dewey Weyburn Jr., DO
Specializes in Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology, Hematology
1800 Hollister Drive; Suite 112
Libertyville, IL
 

Dr. Thomas Weyburn practices adult oncology, medical oncology, and hematology (blood disorders) in McHenry, IL, Libertyville, IL, and Crystal Lake, IL. Dr. Weyburn's clinical interests include thrombophilia (clotting disorders), breast cancer, and lymphoma. He is professionally affiliated with Northwestern Medicine and Centegra Health System. He studied medicine at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School and Midwestern University, Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine. His medical residency was performed at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital and Adventist LaGrange Memorial Hospital. Dr. Weyburn takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Aetna, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is not currently accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Lymphoma, Thrombophilia, Breast Cancer

Dr. Jerry X Liu, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
1800 Hollister Drive; Suite 112
Libertyville, IL
 

Dr. Jerry Liu is a specialist in adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. He works in Libertyville, IL, Barrington, IL, and McHenry, IL. These areas are among his clinical interests: leukemia, lung cancer, and colon cancer. Dr. Liu's professional affiliations include Northwestern Medicine and Centegra Health System. He honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Liu welcomes new patients. He attended medical school at Wayne State University School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Liu completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of Michigan. He speaks Mandarin.

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Clinical interests: Colon Cancer, Leukemia, Lung Cancer, Breast Cancer, Prostate Cancer

Dr. Morris Kletzel, MBA, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology, Pediatric Oncology
Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital Campus Lake
Forest, IL
 

Dr. Morris Kletzel works as a pediatric hematologist and pediatric oncologist. He has indicated that his clinical interests include acute leukemia, chronic leukemia, and stem cell transplant. He is affiliated with Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Kletzel takes Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, United Healthcare Plans, and United Healthcare HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He is accepting new patients. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Dr. Kletzel attended National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) Faculty of Medicine for medical school. In addition to English, Dr. Kletzel (or staff) speaks Hebrew and Spanish.

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Clinical interests: Research, Bone Problems, Leukemia, Bone Marrow Transplant, Stem Cell Transplant, Transplant ... (Read more)

Dr. Matthew Eric Adess, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
757 Park Avenue W
Highland Park, IL
 

Dr. Matthew Adess is a specialist in adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. He works in Highland Park, IL, Gurnee, IL, and Glenview, IL. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Adess include gastrointestinal cancer. He is affiliated with NorthShore Medical Group. He accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. He attended Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with Loyola University.

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Clinical interests: Gastrointestinal Cancer

Dr. Astrid Kyle Mack, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology, Pediatric Oncology
Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital Campus Lake
Forest, IL
 

Dr. Astrid Mack specializes in pediatric hematology and pediatric oncology and practices in Chicago, IL, Forest, IL, and Westchester, IL. Dr. Mack's areas of expertise consist of cancer and blood disorders. His professional affiliations include Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, Northwestern Medicine, and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. After completing medical school at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, he performed his residency at Jackson Memorial Medical Center. Dr. Mack is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He is not currently accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Sickle Cell Disease, Blood Disorders, Cancer, Thalassemia

Dr. Rami Yacoub Haddad, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
3001 Green Bay Road
North Chicago, IL
 

Dr. Rami Haddad is a physician who specializes in adult hematology and adult oncology. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Haddad include lung cancer, breast cancer, and lymphoma. Dr. Haddad is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. He attended the University of Jordan Faculty of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with St. Louis University (SLU) for residency. In addition to English, he speaks Arabic. He is affiliated with Palos Community Hospital. Dr. Haddad has an open panel.

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Clinical interests: Lung Cancer, Lymphoma, Breast Cancer

Dr. Elizabeth K Chung, MD
Specializes in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, Hematology
1800 Hollister Drive; Suite 112
Libertyville, IL
 

Dr. Elizabeth Chung practices medical oncology and hematology (blood disorders) in Libertyville, IL and Crystal Lake, IL. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Northwestern Medicine and Centegra Health System. Before completing her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Dr. Chung attended medical school at the University of Southern California (USC), Keck School of Medicine. Dr. Chung is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. Unfortunately, she is not accepting new patients at this time.

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Dr. Gary Stephen Gordon, MD
Specializes in Clinical Pharmacology, Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
1 North Waukegan Road; D - R48k, Ap30
North Chicago, IL
 

Dr. Gary Gordon is a clinical pharmacology, adult hematology, and adult oncology specialist in Elk Grove Village, IL, North Chicago, IL, and Rolling Meadows, IL. Patient ratings for Dr. Gordon average 4.0 stars out of 5. In his practice, Dr. Gordon focuses on chemotherapy and bone marrow biopsy. Dr. Gordon is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE. Dr. Gordon obtained his medical school training at Emory University School of Medicine and Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Yale University. He is affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS).

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Clinical interests: Bone Marrow Biopsy, Chemotherapy

Dr. Michael B Soble, MD
Specializes in Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology, Hematology
1800 Hollister Drive; Suite 112
Libertyville, IL
 

Dr. Michael Soble is an oncologist, medical oncologist, and hematologist. Dr. Soble has received a 3.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Soble accepts. Before completing his residency at Rush University Medical Center, Dr. Soble attended medical school at the University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine and the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago. He is affiliated with Northwestern Medicine and Centegra Health System. His practice is open to new patients.

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Dr. Rukhmi V Bhat, MS, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology, Pediatric Oncology
Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital Campus Lake
Forest, IL
 

Dr. Rukhmi Bhat is a physician who specializes in pediatric hematology and pediatric oncology. These areas are among her clinical interests: cancer and blood disorders. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and United Healthcare Plans are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Bhat takes. Dr. Bhat studied medicine at the University of Mumbai, SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine, and Grant Medical College. Dr. Bhat completed her residency training at King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth G.S. Medical College and a hospital affiliated with SUNY Downstate Medical Center. Her professional affiliations include Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, Northwestern Medicine, and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. She is closed to new patients at this time.

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Clinical interests: Blood Disorders, Cancer, Thrombophilia, Bleeding Disorders

Dr. Edward Howard Kaplan, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
900 N Westmoreland Road; Suite 105
Lake Forest, IL
 

Dr. Edward Kaplan's areas of specialization are adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. In addition to English, Dr. Kaplan speaks Hebrew. His clinical interests include lung cancer, genetic issues, and breast cancer. He is affiliated with Northwestern Medicine and NorthShore University HealthSystem. He attended Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Northwestern Memorial Hospital for residency. Dr. Kaplan takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Humana ChoiceCare Network, and CIGNA Plans. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Clinical interests: Pancreatic Cancer, Gastrointestinal Cancer, Genetic Issues, Lung Cancer, Cancer, Lymphoma, ... (Read more)

Dr. Neal P Christiansen, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
660 N. Westmoreland Road; Suite 100
Lake Forest, IL
 

Dr. Neal Christiansen is a hematologist, oncologist, and medical oncologist. Dr. Christiansen's professional affiliations include Northwestern Medical Group (NMG), Northwestern Memorial Hospital, and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. He has an open panel. Before completing his residency at Michael Reese Hospital, Dr. Christiansen attended medical school at Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, Hematology
757 Park Avenue West
Highland Park, IL
 

Dr. Britt Hanson works as a medical oncologist and hematologist in Gurnee, IL, Evanston, IL, and Highland Park, IL. Her areas of expertise include urologic (genitourinary) cancer and melanoma. She is professionally affiliated with NorthShore Medical Group. Dr. Hanson takes several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. Dr. Hanson is a graduate of Des Moines University, College of Osteopathic Medicine and a graduate of Advocate Lutheran General Hospital's residency program.

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Clinical interests: Urologic Cancer, Melanoma

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
900 N Westmoreland Road; Suite 105
Lake Forest, IL
 

Dr. Marlon Kleinman is a specialist in adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. He works in Skokie, IL and Lake Forest, IL. Dr. Kleinman graduated from Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at Rush University Medical Center. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, CIGNA Plans, and Humana HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Kleinman honors. In addition to English, he speaks Hebrew. Dr. Kleinman is professionally affiliated with Northwestern Medicine and NorthShore University HealthSystem. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Specializes in Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology, Hematology
1800 Hollister Drive; Suite 112
Libertyville, IL
 

Dr. Syed Ahmed specializes in adult oncology, medical oncology, and hematology (blood disorders). Dr. Ahmed honors several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with Indiana University, Dr. Ahmed attended Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) School of Medicine. He is affiliated with Northwestern Medicine and Centegra Health System. He is closed to new patients at this time.

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
1800 Hollister Drive; Suite 112
Libertyville, IL
 

Dr. David Slivnick specializes in adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology and practices in Libertyville, IL and Crystal Lake, IL. He is affiliated with Northwestern Medicine and Centegra Health System. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Slivnick accepts. Dr. Slivnick is accepting new patients. His education and training includes medical school at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago and residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois. He has received the following distinction: Chicago Super Doctors.

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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.