Dr. Pedro Sanz-Altamira, MD

Hematology •  Male • Age 56
  
Dr. Sanz-Altamira
Accepting new patients

Dana Farber Community Cancer

25 Marston St Apt 301 Lawrence, MA 01841

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Dr. Pedro Sanz-Altamira, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Lawrence, MA and has over 32 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Sanz-Altamira has more experience with Blood Disorders and Lymphatic Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Med Sch Sevilla medical school in 1988. He is affiliated with medical facilities Holy Family Hospital and Lawrence General Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Sanz-Altamira to book an appointment.


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Frequently Treated by Dr. Sanz-Altamira

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Blood Disorders

Blood disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect the blood's ability to function, including hemophilia, anemia, and sickle cell disease.Compare with other Blood Disorders specialists.

Dr. Sanz-Altamira typically treats 71% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 7 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Blood Disorders
Anemia
Polycythemia Rubra Vera
Leukocytosis
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High Frequency
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Lymphatic Disorders

Lymphatic disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the lymphatic system, including lymphedema, lymphadenitis, and lymphangitis.Compare with other Lymphatic Disorders specialists.

Dr. Sanz-Altamira typically treats 62% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Lymphoma, Large-Cell
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dr. Sanz-Altamira's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • ENT Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemophilia
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kaposi's Sarcoma
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
  • Penile Cancer
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Thoracentesis
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • von Willebrand Disease
  • Vulvar Cancer

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Dr. Sanz-Altamira's Reviews

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4.5

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Excellent Dr. He diagnosed my blood disease that I had no idea I Had.
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Rhonda Eason – Feb 03, 2020
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This doctor has an extremely hard time keeping appointments with his patients. If you have a 9:00 appointment don't bother showing up until 11:30. This seems to be a habit with him. All 18 times I've seen him he has never kept an appointment.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Pedro Sanz-Altamira, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Lawrence, MA and has over 32 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Sanz-Altamira has...Read more

Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology

Board Certifications

Education

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1995
Newton - Wellesley Hospital
Residency Hospital
1993
Newton - Wellesley Hospital
Internship Hospital
1988
Med Sch Sevilla
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

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Locations

Dana Farber Community Cancer

Dana Farber Community Cancer25 Marston St Apt 301 Lawrence, MA 01841
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Holy Family Hospital

Methuen, MA

60% Patient experience rating, 9% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

Lawrence General Hospital

Lawrence, MA

64% Patient experience rating, 5% lower than the national average

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