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Dr. Nagarajan Chandrasekaran, MD
Specializes in Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology, Hematology
4513 Westbank Expressway
Marrero, LA
 

Dr. Nagarajan Chandrasekaran's specialties are adult oncology, medical oncology, and hematology (blood disorders). He is an in-network provider for Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at Madras Medical College. Dr. Chandrasekaran trained at St. Clare's Hospital and Health Center for residency. He speaks Tamil. Dr. Chandrasekaran is affiliated with West Jefferson Medical Center (WJMC).

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Dr. Shibu Varughese, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
1620 Belle Chasse Highway; Suite 101
Gretna, LA
 

Dr. Shibu Varughese is a hematologist and adult oncologist. Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Varughese honors. Dr. Varughese (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish and Malayalam. He is affiliated with Ochsner and West Jefferson Medical Center (WJMC).

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Dr. Salvador Caputto, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
2700 Napoleon Avenue
New Orleans, LA
 

Dr. Salvador Caputto is a specialist in adult hematology and adult oncology. He works in New Orleans, LA. Dr. Caputto is professionally affiliated with West Jefferson Medical Center (WJMC), Ochsner, and Touro Infirmary. He has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Viant.

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Dr. Robert Marc Kessler, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
4513 Westbank Expressway
Marrero, LA
 

Dr. Robert Kessler is a Marrero, LA physician who specializes in adult hematology and adult oncology. Dr. Kessler is affiliated with West Jefferson Medical Center (WJMC). He honors Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Dr. Milton W Seiler Jr., MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
3525 Prytania Street; Suite 302
New Orleans, LA
 

Dr. Milton Seiler is a medical specialist in adult hematology and adult oncology. Dr. Seiler is a graduate of Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. He has received a 4.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Viant, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received the following distinction: New Orleans Super Doctors. He is professionally affiliated with West Jefferson Medical Center (WJMC) and Touro Infirmary.

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Dr. Nelly Antoine Aoun, MD
Specializes in Other, Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
4513 Westbank Expressway
Marrero, LA
 

Dr. Nelly Aoun's specialties are adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. She is affiliated with West Jefferson Medical Center (WJMC). Dr. Aoun accepts Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Dr. Scott A Sonnier, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
3525 Prytania Street; 302
New Orleans, LA
 

Dr. Scott Sonnier, who practices in New Orleans, LA, is a medical specialist in adult hematology and adult oncology. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Viant. He graduated from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. Dr. Sonnier's professional affiliations include West Jefferson Medical Center (WJMC) and Touro Infirmary.

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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.
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