Learn more about Hematology Specialists and how to choose the right one for you
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:
- Performs a physical exam and asks about the patient’s personal and family medical history
- Orders and interprets blood and genetic tests and prescribes medications
- Diagnoses and treats acute and chronic diseases and conditions that affect the blood including problems with blood cell production, blood clotting, and cancer
- Provides screening of blood disorders, such as sickle cell anemia and hemophilia
A hematologist may also be known by the following names: blood disease specialist or blood doctor.
There are 26 specialists practicing Hematology in Bridgeport, CT with an overall average rating of 4.1 stars. There are 7 hospitals near Bridgeport, CT with affiliated Hematology specialists, including Bridgeport Hospital, Yale New Haven Hospital and St. Vincent's Medical Center.
Frequently Asked Questions
How can I make a same-day appointment with a Hematology Specialist in Bridgeport, CT?
How can I find a Bridgeport, CT Hematology Specialist who takes my insurance?
How can I find a female Hematology Specialist in Bridgeport, CT?
How can I book an appointment online with a Hematology Specialist in Bridgeport, CT?
How can I find a Bridgeport, CT Hematology Specialist who sees patients after hours?
How can I find a top-rated Hematology Specialist in Bridgeport, CT?