Dr. Benjamin Purow, MD

Pediatric Hematology & Oncology ·  Male · Age 50

Dr. Purow

West Complex, Charlottesville, VA

1300 Jefferson Park Ave Charlottesville, VA 22903

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(434) 924-3627


Dr. Benjamin Purow, MD is a pediatric hematology-oncology specialist in Charlottesville, VA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in pediatric hematology & oncology and neurology.


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Dr. Purow accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Purow's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Brain Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Purow treats Brain Cancer more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Purow treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Purow treats Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma) more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Purow treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Cerebral Astrocytoma
  • Anaplastic Oligodendroglioma
  • Astrocytoma
  • Benign Astrocytoma
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brainstem Glioma
  • Cerebellar Astrocytoma
  • Cerebral Astrocytoma
  • Chordoma
  • Glioma
  • Gliomatosis Cerebri
  • Juvenile Pilocytic Astrocytoma
  • Malignant Astrocytoma
  • Malignant Glioma
  • Medulloblastoma
  • Melanoma-Astrocytoma Syndrome
  • Oligodendroglioma
  • Visual Pathway and Hypothalamic Glioma
Brain Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Purow treats Brain Disorders more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Purow treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Purow's conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anemia
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chemotherapy
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dementia
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Ependymoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Glioblastoma
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemangioblastoma
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Medulloblastoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Oligodendroglioma
  • Pancytopenia
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Prolactinoma
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stroke
  • Tension Headache
  • Thalassemia
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

Dr. Purow's Reviews

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5.0

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Benjamin Purow, MD is a pediatric hematology-oncology specialist in Charlottesville, VA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in pediatric hematology & oncology and neurology.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Hematology & Oncology
  • Neurology

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
  • Pediatrics

Education

2006
National Institutes Of Health
Fellowship Hospital
1996
Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
Medical School
2006
1996

Awards

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76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

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