What is Hematology?
Hematology is a medical specialty that encompasses the science of blood, blood-producing organs and blood disorders. This specialty focuses on the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of blood and blood-borne diseases.
What is Medical oncology?
Medical oncology involves the use of chemical agents to stop the growth of cancer cells. This specialty focuses on diagnosing and treating cancer using chemotherapy, hormonal therapy, biological therapy and targeted therapy. This specialist often is the main health care provider for someone who has cancer. They also give supportive care and may coordinate treatment given by other specialists.
In coordination with a patient’s primary care physician, our highly-trained hematology oncology consultant physicians diagnose and recommend the most appropriate treatment while providing personalized, high-quality medical services to every patient.
Our comprehensive array of services include:
- Medical oncology (all types of cancer)
- Multidisciplinary clinic
- Clinical trials
- Chemotherapy teaching program
- Intrathecal chemotherapy
- Bone marrow biopsy
- Palliative care
- Genetic counseling