Dr. Ernesto Ayala, MD

Dr. Ernesto Ayala, MD

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Dr. Ernesto Ayala, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Jacksonville, FL. Dr. Ayala has more experience with Pancreatic Neoplasms, Skeletal System Neoplasms, and Lymphatic System Disorders than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities Mayo Clinic Hospital  and Moffitt Cancer Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Ayala to book an appointment.

Locations

Mayo Clinic - Florida

Jacksonville - Cancer4500 San Pablo Rd S Jacksonville, FL 32224
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Ayala

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Ayala treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Ayala treats other conditions, please contact the office at (904) 717-0207.

Pancreatic Neoplasms

Pancreatic oncology focuses on the management and treatment of pancreatic cancer through chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, and targeted cancer therapy.Compare with other Pancreatic Neoplasms specialists.

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Pancreatic Cancer
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High
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Very High
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Skeletal System Neoplasms

Oncologists diagnose and treat cancers in the bone, both primary, such as sarcoma, and those that have spread from other parts of the body.Compare with other Skeletal System Neoplasms specialists.

Dr. Ayala is experienced in the area of Skeletal System Neoplasms. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

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Osteosarcoma
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Bone Cancer
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High
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Very High
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Lymphatic System Disorders

Lymphatic disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the lymphatic system, including lymphedema, lymphadenitis, and lymphangitis.Compare with other Lymphatic System Disorders specialists.

Dr. Ayala is experienced in the area of Lymphatic System Disorders. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 14 conditions and procedures

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Lymphosarcoma
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Lymphoma, Large-Cell
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
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High
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Very High
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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.

Dr. Ayala is experienced in the area of Blood Cancers. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 18 conditions and procedures

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Reticulosarcoma
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Lymphoma, Large-Cell
Myeloma
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High
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Dr. Ayala's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adenocarcinoma
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Cancer
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Bone Marrow Transplant
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer Screening
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • ENT Cancer
  • Erythropoietin Test
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Genitourinary Cancers
  • Graft vs Host Disease
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hematologic Problems
  • Hemophilia
  • Hemophilia A
  • Hepatobiliary Cancer
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • HPC Transplantation (Stem Cell Transplant)
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Leukemia
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma
  • Lymphoma, Large Cell, Anaplastic
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Melanoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neck Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Oral Cancer Screening
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Penile Cancer
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Peritoneal Cancer
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Purpura
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Sarcoma
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sezary's Disease
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Screenings
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thoracentesis
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • von Willebrand Disease
  • Vulvar Cancer

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Humana
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Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellCare
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Ernesto Ayala is medical oncologist in the Department of Blood and Marrow Transplant at Moffitt Cancer Center and an assistant professor of oncology...Read more

Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Hematology
  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology

Education

H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute - Bone Marrow Transplantation
Fellowship Hospital
University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital - Hematology/Oncology
Fellowship Hospital
University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital - Internal Medicine
Residency Hospital

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

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What are Dr. Ernesto Ayala, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Ayala frequently treats Pancreatic Neoplasms, Skeletal System Neoplasms, and Lymphatic System Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Ayala specializes.

Where is Dr. Ernesto Ayala, MD's office located?

Dr. Ayala's office is located at 4500 San Pablo Rd S, Jacksonville, FL 32224. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Ernesto Ayala, MD speak?

Dr. Ayala speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

Does Dr. Ernesto Ayala, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Ayala has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Ayala is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Mayo Clinic Hospital 

Jacksonville, FL

89% Patient Experience Rating, 20% higher than the national average

27 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

Moffitt Cancer Center

Tampa, FL