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Dr. Latha Prasannan, MD

Pediatric Hematology & Oncology ·  Female · Age 58

Dr. Prasannan

Dr. Latha Prasannan, MD is a pediatric hematology-oncology specialist in Laredo, TX. She graduated from Jawaharlal Institute Of Med Education and Research and specializes in pediatric hematology & oncology.


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Dr. Prasannan accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
FirstCare Health Plans
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
HealthSmart
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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Dr. Prasannan's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Blood Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prasannan treats Blood Disorders more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Prasannan treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Anemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prasannan treats Anemia more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Prasannan treats this condition more than 94% of her 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
  • Diamond-Blackfan Anemia
  • D-Negative Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (D - HUS)
  • D-Negative Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome, Pregnancy Related
  • D-Positive Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (D + HUS)
  • 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
Bleeding Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prasannan treats Bleeding Disorders more than 84% of her peers

Dr. Prasannan treats this condition more than 84% of her peers

Dr. Prasannan's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • 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 Diseases
  • Burkitt's Lymphoma
  • Cancer
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Eye Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Graft vs Host Disease
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemophilia
  • Hemophilia A
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma, Large Cell, Anaplastic
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Vascular Disease
  • von Willebrand Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Latha Prasannan, MD is a pediatric hematology-oncology specialist in Laredo, TX. She graduated from Jawaharlal Institute Of Med Education and Research and specializes in pediatric hematology & oncology.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Hematology & Oncology

Education

Jawaharlal Institute Of Med Education and Research
Medical School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Prasannan's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Prasannan

3.3

Based on 7 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Prasannan has been excellent with answering all of our questions. She uses the most up-to-date research to care for her patients. Dr. Prasannan makes decisions that are appropriate for each child and genuinely cares for her patients.
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Not only does she interrupt you after a few words, but she speaks to you as if you are an idiot and your opinion and feelings do not matter. I got ABSOLUTELY no feeling that she cared about the well being of my child, rather she cared about the numbers and statistics. She also made a call on his...Read More
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