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Hematology (Blood Disorders & Cancers)

The academic hematologists of Erlanger Oncology and Hematology diagnose and treat disorders and cancers of the blood. As an academic program, our specialists not only care for patients, but also teach tomorrow’s hematologists through UT Health Science Center College of Medicine — Chattanooga. We take a multi-disciplinary approach to care, working closely with radiation and medical oncologists – as well as transplant and other specialties. Our team actively participates in cutting edge research and offers the latest clinical trials to improve treatment of blood disorders.

Our Services

  • Comprehensive care for patients with cancer or blood disorders
  • Treatment of all solid tumor and hematologic disorders, benign and malignant
  • Onsite infusion for chemotherapy 
  • Dietary education
  • Disease education
  • Clinical trials for approved patients
  • Multi-disciplinary approach to patient care
  • Blood component addition/removal

Conditions We Treat

Our hematologists diagnose and treat a full range of hematologic disorders. Some of the most common conditions include:

  • Abnormal blood count conditions including anemia (low red blood cells), leukopenia (low white blood cells), and thrombocytopenia (low platelets)
  • Bleeding disorders such as hemophilia and von Willebrand disease
  • Blood clotting and coagulation disorders like deep vein thrombosis (DVT)
  • Blood cancers such as leukemia, lymphoma, and myeloma

Our Hematology Specialists

Erlanger Oncology and Hematology

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Helpful Links

American Cancer Society
American Society of Hematology
American Society of Clinical Oncology