Dr. David Steensma, MD

Hematology •  Male • Age 49
  
Dr. Steensma
Accepting new patients

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

450 Brookline Ave Boston, MA 02215

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(617) 632-6028

Dr. David Steensma, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Boston, MA and has over 24 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Steensma has more experience with Blood Disorders and Blood Cancers than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of Chicago School of Medicine medical school in 1996. He is affiliated with medical facilities Brigham And Women's Hospital and Dana - Farber Cancer Institute. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Steensma to book an appointment.


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Dr. Steensma accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

Background Check

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Practice Areas

Blood Disorders

Blood disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect the blood's ability to function, including hemophilia, anemia, and sickle cell disease.Compare with other Blood Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 72% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Steensma treats Myelodysplastic Syndromes more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Steensma treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Myeloproliferative Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Steensma treats Myeloproliferative Disorders more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Steensma treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Blood Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Steensma treats Blood Disorders more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Steensma treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Blood Cancers

Blood cancer specialists diagnose and treat cancers such as leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma that affect the blood cells, bone marrow, or lymphatic system.Compare with other Blood Cancers specialists.

Typically treats 50% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 9 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Acute Leukemia
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Steensma treats Acute Leukemia more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Steensma treats this condition more than 87% of their peers

Acute Myeloid Leukemia
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Steensma treats Acute Myeloid Leukemia more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Steensma treats this condition more than 87% of their peers

Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Steensma treats Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML) more than 67% of their peers

Dr. Steensma treats this condition more than 67% of their peers

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Dr. Steensma's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • ENT Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Graft vs Host Disease
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • HPC Transplantation (Stem Cell Transplant)
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mast Cell Diseases
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Retina Diseases
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis

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Biography

Dr. David Steensma, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Boston, MA and has over 24 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Steensma has more experience with Blood Disorders and Blood Cancers than other specialists in his area. He graduated from ...Read more

Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology

Education

2004
University Of Oxford, Weatherall Institute Of Molecular Medicine
2002
Mayo Clinic
Fellowship Hospital
1999
Mayo Clinic
Residency Hospital
1997
Mayo Clinic
Internship Hospital
1996
University of Chicago School of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Fellowship, American College of Physicians, 2005

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Locations

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute450 Brookline Ave Boston, MA 02215
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Brigham And Women's Hospital

Boston, MA

80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018)

Dana - Farber Cancer Institute

Boston, MA