Dr. Ellen Chirichella, MD

Dr. Ellen Chirichella, MD

Hematology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 45
Dr. Ellen Chirichella, MD is a hematology specialist in Anchorage, AK and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ in 2002 and specializes in hematology.

3851 Piper St Ste U340

Anchorage, AK 99508

Contact Information

(907) 562-0321

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
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Top Care Areas

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Breast Diseases
very high
more than 90% of peers
more than 76% of peers
Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
more than 76% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Hematology

2  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

76  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

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  • Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Chirichella's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chirichella to family and friends
6 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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Dr. Chirichella's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I chose this Dr. for a second opinion. It paid off. She alerted me to discrepancies in my records that needed to be addressed. When it came time to begin treatments I chose her because she was open, honest, & able to explain my stuation to me in a way that did not leave me in a hopeless state of...more
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I had a bad experience. Dr Chirachella misdiagnosed me with Stage 4 liver cancer. She gave me less than one year to live. I immediately went south to the Seattle area for a second opinion and an accurate diagnosis. It did not include liver cancer.
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