Dr. Chirantan Ghosh, MD

Dr. Chirantan Ghosh, MD

Hematology  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(38)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Chirantan Ghosh, MD is a hematology doctor who practices in Cedar Rapids, IA. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 35 years.

1951 51st St NE

Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

Contact Information

(319) 294-1899

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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Blood Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Anemia
very high
more than 97% of peers
Bone Marrow Biopsy
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ghosh "Our core philosophy is that patients come first. We stand by the principles: -Beneficence: doing good for our patients -Nonmaleficence: do no harm -Justice: treating patients with honesty and fairness -Autonomy: empowering patients to take an active role in their health care"
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Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • Oncology
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Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cancer Treatment Complications
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Graft vs Host Disease
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Lambert-Eaton Syndrome
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukemia
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma
  • Lymphoma, Large Cell, Anaplastic
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Retina Diseases
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis

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Procedures

  • Biopsy
  • Bone Marrow Aspiration
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Cancer Treatment
  • Cancer Counseling
  • Cancer Pain Management
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Chemotherapy
  • Hematologic Disorder Treatment
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Calcutta Medical College, West Bengal University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Va Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ghosh has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ghosh's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ghosh to family and friends
4.7
based on 38 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Ghosh'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
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
St Paul, MN |
My sister, Louisa was treated by him for 6 years. She thought he was excellent! Sadly she died this week of stage 4 breast cancer. Thank you for all the wonderful care!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Ghosh accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
    Group Plan PPO
    Open Access HMO
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Ghosh has admitting privileges

Marengo Memorial Hospital
300 W May St
Marengo, IA 52301
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Mercy Medical Center - Cedar Rapids
701 10th St SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
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St. Luke's Hospital
1026 A Ave NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
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