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We found 9 hematologists who accept Medicaid near New Orleans, LA.

Dr. Roy Samuel Weiner, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
1415 Tulane Avenue
New Orleans, LA
 

Dr. Roy Weiner is a specialist in adult hematology and adult oncology. He is a graduate of SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine. He takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Weiner has received professional recognition including the following: Prof Of Medicine & Pediatrics; Chief Of Staff And Chair Of Med Executive Comm; and Tulane Univ Medical Center. Dr. Weiner (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Arabic, Spanish, and French. He is professionally affiliated with Tulane Medical Center. Dr. Weiner's practice is open to new patients.

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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 works as a hematologist and oncologist. He honors Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Varughese (or staff) speaks Spanish and Malayalam. His professional affiliations include Ochsner and West Jefferson Medical Center (WJMC).

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

Dr. Nagarajan Chandrasekaran is a specialist in adult oncology, medical oncology, and hematology (blood disorders). He works in Marrero, LA. He is in-network for Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. He attended medical school at Madras Medical College. Dr. Chandrasekaran trained at St. Clare's Hospital and Health Center for residency. Dr. Chandrasekaran speaks Tamil. He is professionally affiliated with 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 an adult hematologist and adult oncologist in New Orleans, LA. He is rated highly by his patients. Dr. Caputto honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Viant, in addition to other insurance carriers. His professional affiliations include West Jefferson Medical Center (WJMC), Ochsner, and Touro Infirmary.

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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 physician who specializes in adult hematology and adult oncology. Dr. Kessler is professionally affiliated with West Jefferson Medical Center (WJMC). Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Kessler takes.

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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's specialties are adult hematology and adult oncology. He practices in New Orleans, LA. His average rating from his patients is 4.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Viant, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Seiler studied medicine at Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. He has received the distinction of New Orleans Super Doctors. His professional affiliations include 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 practices in Marrero, LA. She is in-network for Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. She is affiliated with West Jefferson Medical Center (WJMC).

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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 is a New Orleans, LA physician who specializes in adult hematology and adult oncology. Dr. Sonnier takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Viant, and more. He is a graduate of Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. He is affiliated with West Jefferson Medical Center (WJMC) and Touro Infirmary.

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Specializes in Pediatric Hematology, Pediatric Oncology
3516 Napoleon Avenue
New Orleans, LA
 

Dr. Amrullah Khelghati's areas of specialization are pediatric hematology and pediatric oncology. He accepts the following insurance: Fallon Community Health Plan (FCHP), Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medicaid. Dr. Khelghati's practice is open to new patients. He is a graduate of Tehran University of Medical Sciences and a graduate of Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - New Orleans' residency program.

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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.