Dr. Benjamin Purow, MD

Pediatric Hematology & Oncology •  Male • Age 51
  
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 over 24 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Purow has more experience with Neuro-oncology than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine medical school in 1996. He is affiliated with University Hospital. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Purow to book an appointment.


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Dr. Purow accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Balanced-VA PPO
BlueCare-VA
BlueChoice Adv Open Access (Select Network)-VA
Bronze OAEPO-VA
Bronze-VA PPO
Commonwealth of Virginia
Essential KeyCare-VA
Gold OAEPO-VA
Gold-VA PPO
HealthKeepers Balanced OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze Pathway OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze with H.S.A-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze X (via Exchange)-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze-VA POS Plus
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HealthKeepers Catastrophic-VA
HealthKeepers Gold OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Gold Pathway OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Gold X (via Exchange)-VA
HealthKeepers Gold-VA
HealthKeepers Gold-VA POS
HealthKeepers Gold-VA POS Plus
HealthKeepers Platinum OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Silver OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Silver Pathway OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Silver X (via Exchange)-VA
HealthKeepers Silver-VA
HealthKeepers Silver-VA POS
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KeyCare Healthsmart-VA
KeyCare-VA POS
KeyCare-VA PPO
Lumenos HSA-VA
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Option I-VA
Pathway Tiered Hospital-VA
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Platinum OAEPO-VA
Platinum-VA PPO
Silver OAEPO-VA
Silver-VA PPO
The Local Choice-VA
Virginia Advantage
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KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Practice Areas

Neuro-oncology

Oncologists diagnose and treat tumors, both malignant and benign, in or near the brain and spinal cord.Compare with other Neuro-oncology specialists.

Typically treats 88% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
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 their peers

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

Brain Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Meningiomas
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Purow treats Meningiomas more than 79% of their peers

Dr. Purow treats this condition more than 79% of their peers

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Dr. Purow's conditions and procedures:

  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anemia
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • 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
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dementia
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pancytopenia
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • 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

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Benjamin Purow, MD is a Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Specialist in Charlottesville, VA and has over 24 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Purow has more experience with Neuro-oncology than other specialists in his area. He graduated...Read more

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

Awards

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Locations

West Complex, Charlottesville, VA

West Complex1300 Jefferson Park Ave Charlottesville, VA 22903
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University Hospital

Charlottesville, VA

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