Dr. Geetha Palaniappan, MD

Dr. Geetha Palaniappan, MD

Hematology  |  
Female  |  
Age 51
(12)
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Dr. Geetha Palaniappan, MD is a hematology specialist in Omaha, NE. She graduated from Madurai University / Tirunelveli Medical College and specializes in hematology and oncology.

7500 Mercy Rd Ste 1300

Omaha, NE 68124

Contact Information

(402) 393-3110

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 97% of peers
Breast Cancer
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Palaniappan "I strive to provide compassionate, quality cancer care to my patients with the latest treatment options available, education and through clinical research. My role in caring for the patient is achieved with a combination of applying science and what the patient wants to achieve their goals. Seeing the resiliency of my patients, their fight, their struggle, and how they continue to maintain their families while being treated for cancer, motivates me to work even harder in providing the best possible care in order for them to achieve their goals"
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Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Oncology
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Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    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*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Biological Therapy
  • Bone Marrow Aspiration
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Bone Marrow Transplant
  • Breast Cancer Treatment
  • Cancer Counseling
  • Cancer Pain Management
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Chemotherapy
  • Genetic Counseling Services
  • Hematologic Disorder Treatment
  • HPC Transplantation (Stem Cell Transplant)
  • Intrathecal Chemotherapy
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Therapeutic Phlebotomy
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Madurai University / Tirunelveli Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Palaniappan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Malayalam
  • Tamil

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Palaniappan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Palaniappan to family and friends
5.0
based on 12 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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Dr. Palaniappan'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 (5)

Dr. Geetha is a.compassionate, caring doctor who is knowledgeable, agressive and uses a team approach to coordinating what is best for her patients. She is ALL about getting the best care for her patients even it means refering patients to another specialist. She listens to her patients and...more
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Dr. Geetha is not only my Dr. but friend. I was hospitalized almost 4 years ago for a colon surgery and she would visit me in the hospital. She would tell me she was my cheerleader to get better. I live three hours away and she is definitely worth the drive for my appointments. She is the sweetest...more
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Dr. Geetha is so compassionate and caring. She is very thorough and will weigh out options and does such a wonderful job of explaining your diagnosis.
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I love Dr. Geetha. She doesn't force medical procedures that will inevitably prove to be futile, allowing for the dignity of the dying to shine through.
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Very caring and comforting.
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