We found 7 hematologists who accept Blue Advantage Plus near Mcallen, TX.

Showing 1-7 of 7
Selecting one of the sort options will cause this page to reload and list providers by the selected sort order.

Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Pediatric Hematology, Pediatric Oncology
101 West Expressway 83
Mcallen, TX
 

Dr. Rodrigo Erana's areas of specialization are adult hematology, adult oncology, and pediatric hematology; he sees patients in McAllen, TX. In his practice, he is particularly interested in cancer. He is affiliated with Texas Children’s Hospital. Dr. Erana is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. He obtained his medical school training at La Salle University, Mexican Faculty of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Harvard Medical School. In addition to English, Dr. Erana speaks Spanish.

Read more

Clinical interests: Cancer

Dr. Billie Joe Marek, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
1901 South Second
Mcallen, TX
 

Dr. Billie Marek's areas of specialization are adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Marek completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of Kentucky. Dr. Marek has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Super Doctors. He is affiliated with Texas Oncology.

Read more
Dr. Marcelo Moreira Boek, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
1901 S 2nd Street
Mcallen, TX
 

Dr. Marcelo Boek is an adult hematologist, oncologist, and medical oncologist in Brownsville, TX and McAllen, TX. He is affiliated with Texas Oncology. Dr. Boek attended medical school at Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul Faculty of Medicine. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more.

Read more
Dr. Suresh Ratnam, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
1901 S 2nd Street
Mcallen, TX
 

Dr. Suresh Ratnam practices adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. Dr. Ratnam is a graduate of Kasturba Medical College. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He is professionally affiliated with Texas Oncology.

Read more
Dr. Nurul Abul Wahid, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
1901 S 2nd Street
Mcallen, TX
 

Dr. Nurul Wahid is a physician who specializes in adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Wahid honors. He attended medical school at Dhaka Medical College. He is professionally affiliated with Texas Oncology.

Read more
Dr. Guillermo Lazo Diaz, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
1901 S 2nd Street
Mcallen, TX
 

Dr. Guillermo Lazo works as an adult hematologist, oncologist, and medical oncologist. He is a graduate of Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon Faculty of Medicine and UMDNJ-School of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Lazo is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He is affiliated with Texas Oncology.

Read more

Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
2717 Michael Angelo Boulevard
Edinburg, TX
 

Dr. Ghanem Daghestani is an adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology specialist. Dr. Daghestani is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at the University of Aleppo Faculty of Medicine.

Read more

Conditions / Treatments

Insurance

Medicare Patient Age

Medicare Patient Conditions

Medicare Patient Ethnicity

Medicare Patient Gender

Medicare Patient Insurance Eligibility

Additional Information

Distinctions

Foreign Language

Online Communication

Patient Demographic

Practice Affiliation

Time Commitments

Certifications

Fellowship

Medical School

Residency

Specialty

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.
Selecting a checkbox option will refresh the page.