Dr. John Erban, MD

HematologyMaleAge 65

Dr. Erban
Accepting new patients
800 Washington St # 245 Boston, MA 02111

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(617) 636-8077

Dr. John Erban, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Boston, MA and has over 40 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Tufts U, School of Medicine medical school in 1981. He is affiliated with Tufts Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Erban to book an appointment.

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Affiliated with Tufts Medical Center Boston, a highly rated hospital.

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Experience
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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Erban's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Breast Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Erban treats Breast Cancer more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Erban treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Basal Type Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Recurrence
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
  • Locally Advanced Breast Cancer
  • Lymphoma of the Breast
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Malignant Breast Tumor
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma of the Breast
  • Pre-Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Radiation-Induced Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Secretory Breast Carcinoma
  • Tubular Carcinoma
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Secondary Malignancies
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Erban treats Secondary Malignancies more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Erban treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Erban treats Ductal Carcinoma in Situ more than 71% of his peers

Dr. Erban treats this condition more than 71% of his peers

Dr. Erban's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Burkitt's Lymphoma
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Chordoma
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Eye Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gum Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemophilia
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lobular Carconima
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Peritoneal Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Retina Diseases
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thalassemia
  • Thoracentesis
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • von Willebrand Disease
  • Vulvar Cancer

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Dr. Erban 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
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

Dr. Erban's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Erban

4.7

Based on 11 ratings

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  • Explained conditions well (10)
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    Dr. Erban was a fantastic, compassionate, patient, expert in his field. He was one of a kind. Thank you for saving my mother’s life and countless others. Your legacy will remain strong
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
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    THE MOST PATIENT ,KIND, GENTLE DR.HAVE EVER GONE TO. HE LISTENS AND IS VERY UNDERSTANDING AND TAKES TIME AND ANSWERS ALL YOUR QUESTIONS..... HOW YOUR FEELING. HE IS THE BEST I HAVE GONE TO SEVERAL OTHER DRS. CAN NOT COMPARE .... HES NUMBER 1 DONT BOTHER GOING TO ANY ONE ELSE...
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Wait times
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
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    ELISSA in HOPKINTON, MA – Nov 27, 2019
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    Dr. Erban takes the time to ask the questions most doctors don’t. He is very thorough in his approach and makes you feel empowered with a complete picture. I appreciate his kindness, thoroughness, and commitment to quality care!
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
    What could be improved
    No results
    6 people found this helpful
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    Aug 15, 2019
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    The best oncologist in New England!!!! Dr. Erban treated me for BC in 1987 and again in 2009. I feel confident that he has provided me with the best treatment options available. I love his kind nature and caring attitude. He is without doubt the best! Doris H.
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    Doris in Worcester, MA – Aug 28, 2017
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    Without a doubt, one of the best doctors in Boston. My wife was diagnosed with an aggressive form of breast cancer and Dr. Erban could not have been more professional, understanding and empathetic. I would and will recommend him to anyone that is in need of help regarding breast cancer or anyone looking for a second opinion. I simply can not say enough about this man and his expertise. There is a reason he is voted one of the best cancer doctors in Boston year after year!
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    About Me

    Biography

    Dr. John Erban, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Boston, MA and has over 40 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Tufts U, School...Read more

    Specialties

    • Hematology
    • Medical Oncology
    • Oncology

    Board Certifications

    Education

    Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania
    Internship Hospital
    1990
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1984
    Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital
    1981
    Tufts U, School of Medicine
    Medical School

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. John Erban, MD accepting new patients?

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    Does Dr. John Erban, MD accept my insurance?

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    What are Dr. John Erban, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Erban frequently treats Breast Cancer, Secondary Malignancies, and Ductal Carcinoma in Situ. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Erban treats.

    Where is Dr. John Erban, MD's office located?

    Dr. Erban's office is located at 800 Washington St # 245, Boston, MA 02111. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    Does Dr. John Erban, MD offer telehealth services?

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

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    Locations

    Practice

    800 Washington St # 245 Boston, MA 02111
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    Tufts Medical Center800 Washington St Boston, MA 02111
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    Affiliated Hospitals

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    Tufts Medical Center

    Boston, MA

    77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

    4 Awards Received