Dr. Joseph Fontana, MD

Hematology  |  
Male  |  
Age 75
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joseph Fontana, MD
Dr. Joseph Fontana, MD is a hematology doctor who practices in Detroit, MI. He is 75 years old and has been practicing for 42 years. Dr. Fontana is affiliated with Karmanos Cancer Institute.

4646 John R St

Detroit, MI 48201

Contact Information
Dr. Joseph Fontana, MD

Dr. Joseph Fontana, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Fontana

Dr. Fontana's Experience

0%ExperienceMatch
Dr. Fontana's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Hematology
  • Board certified in Hematology, Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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*
57

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • ENT Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Graft vs Host Disease
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kaposi's Sarcoma
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis

More

Read More
1

Procedures

  • Bone Marrow Biopsy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

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

  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Case West Res University Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Case West Res University Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • National Cancer Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fontana has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Fontana does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Fontana and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Fontana's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fontana to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review
Dr. Fontana'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
Have you seen Dr. Joseph Fontana, MD?
Are you Dr. Fontana?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

See our Hematology Specialist at Henry Ford Hospital

Visit Dr. Fontana

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Fontana accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HAP Insurance
    Preferred PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Priority Health
    Priority PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Fontana has admitting privileges

Karmanos Cancer Institute
4100 John R St
Detroit, MI 48201
View Hospital Profile