Dr. Nagarajan Chandrasekaran, MD

Dr. Nagarajan Chandrasekaran, MD

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71 y/o
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Dr. Nagarajan Chandrasekaran, MD is a hematology & oncology specialist in Terrytown, LA and has been practicing for 41 years. He specializes in hematology & oncology and hematology.Read his story

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Dr. Chandrasekaran's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Neutropenia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chandrasekaran treats Neutropenia more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Chandrasekaran treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Chronic Autoimmune Neutropenia
  • Chronic Benign Neutropenia
  • Chronic Neutropenia
  • Chronic Severe Neutropenia
  • Cyclic Neutropenia
  • Idiopathic Chronic Severe Neutropenia
  • Idiopathic Neutropenia, Adult
Blood Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chandrasekaran treats Blood Disorders more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Chandrasekaran treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Anemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chandrasekaran treats Anemia more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Chandrasekaran treats this condition more than 95% 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
  • 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

Dr. Chandrasekaran's conditions and procedures:

All Lymphoma
Anemia
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Cancer
Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Hemophilia
Hemophilia A
Hodgkin's Disease
Hypercoagulable State
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Leukocytosis
Lymphocytosis
Lymphoma, Large-Cell
Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
Mantle Cell Lymphoma
Marginal Zone Lymphoma
Multiple Myeloma
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Myeloproliferative Disorders
Neutropenia
Nodular Lymphoma
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Polycythemia Rubra Vera
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
Purpura
Reticulosarcoma
Sickle Cell Disease
Thalassemia
Thrombocytosis
Thrombosis
Vascular Disease
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
von Willebrand Disease

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Nagarajan Chandrasekaran is a medical oncologist practicing at Ochsner Medical Center - West Bank in Gretna. He received his medical degree from Madras Medical College and his fellowship from State University of New York at Buffalo."

Specialties

  • Hematology & Oncology
  • Hematology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Education

1978
State University of New York At Buffalo
Fellowship Hospital
1975
St Clares Hosp Hlth Ctr
Residency Hospital
1973
St Clares Hosp Hlth Ctr
Internship Hospital
1971
Madras Medical College
Medical School
1978
1975
1973
1971

Awards

Dr. Chandrasekaran's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chandrasekaran

3.3

Based on 7 reviews

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1 Star
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My experience was positive as Dr Sekar is methodical, caring and thorough.
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Dr Sekar is caring and compassionate. I highly recommend him as a physician. He has been my cancer doctor now for more than 10 years.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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