Dr. Alexander Hindenburg, MD is a hematology specialist in Mineola, NY and has been practicing for 35 years. He specializes in hematology, oncology, and more.


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Dr. Hindenburg's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Blood Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hindenburg treats Blood Disorders more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Hindenburg treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Breast Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hindenburg treats Breast Diseases more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Hindenburg treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Pancreatic Cancer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hindenburg treats Pancreatic Cancer more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Hindenburg treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Islet Cell Cancer

Dr. Hindenburg's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Biopsy
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Burkitt's Lymphoma
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Eye Cancer
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • HPC Transplantation (Stem Cell Transplant)
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kaposi's Sarcoma
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukemia
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma, Large Cell, Anaplastic
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mast Cell Diseases
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Retina Diseases
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Thoracentesis
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis

About Me

Care Philosophy

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.

Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Education

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

Awards

  • 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

Dr. Hindenburg's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hindenburg

4.2

Based on 19 reviews

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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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I'm a 19 year breast cancer survivor thanks to Dr. Hindenburg. He's the most knowledgeable, compassionate Doctor I've ever met. I'm so thankful to have found him in my time of need. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend him.
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Dr. Hindenburg is one of the finest doctors I ever have treated with, care at aWinthrop has been outstanding
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He gave me hope and kindness as well as clinical expertise
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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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