Dr. Alka Sawhney, MD

Dr. Alka Sawhney, MD

Hematology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Alka Sawhney, MD is a hematology specialist in Boca Raton, FL and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University in 1988 and specializes in hematology and oncology.

701 NW 13th St

Boca Raton, FL 33486

Contact Information

(561) 955-6400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Anemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Blood Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Myeloproliferative Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Sawhney'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.

2  Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Oncology

1  Board Certifications

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

93  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.

Education

  • Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • University Ill Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Ill Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Ill Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sawhney has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sawhney's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sawhney to family and friends
5 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Sawhney's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (3)

I was referred to Lynn Cancer Institute for IV Iron because I have Iron Deficiency Anemia. Did some research and found out that there is a better Iron that I could have gotten but no one at the office mentioned it!!!! I was told that the other Iron is expensive. I have insurance and I should...more
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I would never recommend this physician to anyone that I truly cared for. When she entered to the room, she immediately began to chastise me for not having the proper documents faxed to her the day before. This was before a proper introduction. She made very light of my recent cancer diagnosis,...more
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Kind, knowledgeable, listened well to me and treaTed me as a person, not a number
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