Dr. Alexander Hindenburg, MD

Dr. Alexander Hindenburg, MD

Hematology  ·  
Male  ·  
65 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Alexander Hindenburg, MD is a hematology specialist in Mineola, NY and has been practicing for 34 years. He specializes in hematology, oncology, and more.

Winthrop Oncology & Hematology Associates

120 Mineola Blvd Ste 500

Mineola, NY 11501
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Hindenburg performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 97% of peers
Pancreatic Cancer
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Hindenburg's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hindenburg "Care Without compromise: Offering cancer patients new and promising clinical trials to increase the effectiveness of treatment and to improve the quality of patients lives. Most services are centralized in one efficient and comfortable location."

3  Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology

3  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

104  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Wva University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Colum Presby
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • American Cancer Society Research and Clinical Investigation, 1986-1992
  • Junior Clinical Faculty of the American Cancer Society Award, 1984-86
  • Recipient: Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Fellowship Award, 1984-86
Media & Publications
  • Is Pylorospasm a cause of delayed gastric emptying after pylorus-preserving pancreaticoduodenectomy, March.2005
  • An effective in-vitro antitumor response against Human Pancreatic carcinoma with Paclitaxel and Daunorubicin by Induction of both necrosis and apoptosis, 2004
  • West Nile virus encephalitis mimicking central nervous system metastases from small-cell lung cancer, Nov. 2003
  • Advances in Cancer Care, 2003

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hindenburg's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hindenburg to family and friends
16 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Hindenburg's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

A wonderful doctor who is open to patients' ideas; he is scientifically oriented, yet strives for a more "natural" solution if appropriate. And he always returns calls!
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You want the best oncologist, Dr Hindenburg is the best and is a tremendous asset to the community. He is very thorough, is patient, and answers all of your questions. There is no other oncologist I would go to to deal with my cancer.
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Just an all around excellent Oncologist!!!
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