Dr. Paul Kent, MD

Dr. Paul Kent, MD

Pediatric Hematology & OncologyMaleAge 57

Accepting new patients

Dr. Paul Kent, MD is a Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Specialist in Chicago, IL. He is affiliated with Rush University Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kent to book an appointment.

Locations

Pediatric & Adolescent Ambulatory Care

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(312) 620-1297
Pediatric & Adolescent Ambulatory Care1725 W Harrison St Ste 710 Chicago, IL 60612
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Care Philosophy

"I'm a pediatric oncologist. And what that means is I take care of patients who have a pediatric type of cancer, not that I take care of only children. That's an important distinction. If it's a disease - such as sarcoma,..."

- Dr. Paul Kent, MD

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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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. Kent's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Erythropoietin Test
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kent performs Erythropoietin Test more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Kent performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Leukemia Diagnostic Evaluations
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kent performs Leukemia Diagnostic Evaluations more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Kent performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Lymphoma Evaluation
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kent performs Lymphoma Evaluation more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Kent performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Kent's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Erythropoietin Test
  • Hemophilia
  • Hemophilia A
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Leukemia Diagnostic Evaluations
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma Evaluation
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancytopenia
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Thalassemia
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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(312) 620-1297

Dr. Kent accepts the following insurance:

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National (BlueCard) PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
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Preferred PPO
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About Me

Care Philosophy

I'm a pediatric oncologist. And what that means is I take care of patients who have a pediatric type of cancer, not that I take care of only children....Read more

Specialties

  • Pediatric Hematology & Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
  • Pediatrics

Education

Childrens Memorial Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1998
U Chicago-Chldns Hosp
Residency Hospital
1997
University of Chicago
Residency Hospital
1995
Mayo Clinic-Rochester
Internship Hospital
1986
Harvard Medical School
Undergraduate School
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Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Paul Kent, MD?

Call (312) 620-1297 to make an appointment as a new patient, or (312) 942-3034 for existing patients or other inquiries. Click here for more information.

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Dr. Paul Kent, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Kent's profile to make an appointment.

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What are Dr. Paul Kent, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Kent frequently treats Erythropoietin Test, Leukemia Diagnostic Evaluations, and Lymphoma Evaluation. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Kent treats.

Where is Dr. Paul Kent, MD's office located?

Dr. Kent's office is located at 1725 W Harrison St Ste 710, Chicago, IL 60612. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Paul Kent, MD offer telehealth services?

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

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Kent is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Rush University Medical Center

Chicago, IL

80% Patient Experience Rating, 11% higher than the national average

3 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020)