A hematologist specializes in researching, diagnosing and treating diseases and conditions that affect the blood. Hematologists treat both adults and children with blood-related disorders, such as anemia, bleeding disorders, clotting disorders, and blood cancers.
A hematologist typically:
A hematologist may also be known by the following names: blood disease specialist or blood doctor.
There are 17468 specialists practicing Hematology in the United States with an overall average rating of 4.3 stars. There are 3474 hospitals in the United States with affiliated Hematology specialists, including Dana - Farber Cancer Institute, Boston Children's Hospital and Mount Sinai Hospital.