Dr. Joseph Fontana, MD

HematologyMaleAge 78

Dr. Fontana
Accepting new patients

Detroit Vamc

4646 John R St Detroit, MI 48201

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(313) 576-1000

Dr. Joseph Fontana, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Detroit, MI and has over 46 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine medical school in 1975. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Fontana to book an appointment.

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Dr. Fontana's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Anemia
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Dr. Fontana treats Anemia more than 39% of his peers

Dr. Fontana treats this condition more than 39% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Aplastic Anemia
  • Anemia of Pregnancy
  • Aplastic Anemia
  • Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
  • Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia (AIHA)
  • Chronic Anemia
  • Cold Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia
  • D-Negative Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (D - HUS)
  • D-Negative Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome, Pregnancy Related
  • D-Positive Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (D + HUS)
  • Diamond-Blackfan Anemia
  • Hemolytic Anemia, Acquired Autoimmune
  • Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
  • Hereditary Spherocytosis
  • Iron Deficiency Anemia
  • Megaloblastic Anemia
  • Microcytic Hypochromic Anemia
  • Myelpathic Anemia
  • Neonatal Anemia
  • Nutritional Anemia
  • Nutritional Sideroblastic Anemia
  • Pernicious Anemia
  • Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts
  • Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts-1
  • Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts-2
  • Secondary Cold Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia
  • Sideroblastic Anemia
  • Sideroblastic Anemia With Spinocerebellar Ataxia
  • Sideroblastic Anemia, Pyridoxine-Responsive, Autosomal Recessive
  • Warm Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia
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Leukocytosis
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Dr. Fontana treats Leukocytosis more than 36% of his peers

Dr. Fontana treats this condition more than 36% of his peers

Dr. Fontana's conditions and procedures:

  • Anemia
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Leukocytosis
  • Myeloma
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Pancytopenia
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vitamin B Deficiency

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Dr. Fontana accepts the following insurance:

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Joseph Fontana, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Detroit, MI and has over 46 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University...Read more

Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Education

1980
Natl Cancer Inst
Fellowship Hospital
1977
Case West Res U Affil Hosps
Residency Hospital
1976
Case West Res U Affil Hosps
Internship Hospital
1975
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Medical School

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What are Dr. Joseph Fontana, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Fontana frequently treats Anemia, Leukocytosis, and Bleeding Disorders. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Fontana treats.

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Dr. Fontana's office is located at 4646 John R St, Detroit, MI 48201. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Detroit Vamc4646 John R St Detroit, MI 48201
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