Dr. Helen Ryan, MD

Dr. Helen Ryan, MD

Hematology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Helen Ryan, MD is a hematology specialist in Scarborough, ME and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from Tufts Univ Sch Of Med in 1998 and specializes in hematology, oncology, and more.

100 Campus Dr Unit 108

Scarborough, ME 04074

Contact Information

(207) 396-7600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
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Top Care Areas

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Blood Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lymphoma, Large-Cell
very high
more than 97% of peers
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
very high
more than 97% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology

3  Board Certifications

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

94  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

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  • Tufts Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Tufts Nemc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Tufts Nemc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Ryan's Reviews

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

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Dr. Ryan's Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

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  • Office environment

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  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Given a diagnosis of ET in a 5 minute meeting with almost no information. Told new meds in the development pipeline will be ready in a couple years, comeback in 6 months. That's it, all the information for a diagnosis of blood cancer. Call back to nurse with follow up questions, get a couple of...more
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My treatment with Dr. Ryan was based on her 10 years of experience and not on evidence based medical research from a consensus of experts in the treatment of polycythemia vera. Dr. Ryan wrongly told me phlebotomy would not work for me and I needed too start chemotherapy. I sought a second and a...more
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Although I agree that phlebotomy should have been continued in your case, the guidelines recommend starting chemotherapy in addition to phlebotomy once patients reach age 60.

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