Dr. Benjamin Purow, MD

Dr. Benjamin Purow, MD

Pediatric Hematology & Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Benjamin Purow, MD is a pediatric hematology & oncology doctor who practices in Charlottesville, VA. He is 48 years old and has been practicing for 21 years.

1300 Jefferson Park Ave

Charlottesville, VA 22903

Contact Information

(434) 924-3627

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Brain Cancer
very high
more than 91% of peers
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
very high
more than 91% of peers
Brain Disorders
normal
more than 75% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pediatric Hematology & Oncology
  • Neurology
2

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
76

Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anemia
  • Aneurysm
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dementia
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Ependymoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Glioblastoma
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemangioblastoma
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Insomnia
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Medulloblastoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • 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
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • Chemotherapy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • National Institutes Of Health
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Purow has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Purow's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Purow to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews
Dr. Purow's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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Dr. Purow accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    KeyCare PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Purow has admitting privileges

University of Virginia Hospital
1215 Lee Street
Charlottesville, VA 22908
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