Dr. Robert Kessler, MD

Hematology & Oncology •  Male • Age 68
  
Dr. Kessler
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Cancer Center of West Jefferson

4513 Westbank Expy Marrero, LA 70072

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Dr. Robert Kessler, MD is a Hematology & Oncology Specialist in Marrero, LA. Dr. Kessler has more experience with Breast Cancer, Gastrointestinal Oncology, and Blood Disorders than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with West Jefferson Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kessler to book an appointment.


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Dr. Robert Kessler, MD is a Hematology & Oncology Specialist in Marrero, LA. Dr. Kessler has more experience with Breast Cancer, Gastrointestinal Oncology, and Blood Disorders than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with West Jefferson Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kessler to book an appointment.

Specialties

  • Hematology & Oncology
  • Hematology

Education

Med Center La New Orleans Lsu
Residency Hospital
Touro Infirmary
Residency Hospital
University Of S Fl College Of Med
Residency Hospital

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Blue Card PPO
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Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
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Practice Areas

Breast Cancer

Breast cancer specialists diagnose and treat the presence of malignant cells in breast tissue that may spread to other parts of the body.Compare with other Breast Cancer specialists.

Typically treats 82% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Breast Cancer
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kessler treats Breast Cancer more than 82% of their peers

Dr. Kessler treats this condition more than 82% of their peers

Gastrointestinal Oncology

Oncologists diagnose and treat cancers of the gastrointestinal tract, including stomach cancer, liver cancer, and colon cancer, through chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, and targeted cancer therapy.Compare with other Gastrointestinal Oncology specialists.

Typically treats 88% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Anal and Rectal Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kessler treats Anal and Rectal Cancer more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Kessler treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Colorectal Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kessler treats Colorectal Cancer more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Kessler treats this condition more than 91% of their peers

Soft Tissue Sarcoma
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kessler treats Soft Tissue Sarcoma more than 77% of their peers

Dr. Kessler treats this condition more than 77% of their peers

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.

Typically treats 73% more than their peers

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TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Blood Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kessler treats Blood Disorders more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Kessler treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Anemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kessler treats Anemia more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Kessler treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Neutropenia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kessler treats Neutropenia more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Kessler treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Lymphatic Disorders

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

Typically treats 61% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kessler treats Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma more than 83% of their peers

Dr. Kessler treats this condition more than 83% of their peers

Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kessler treats Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma more than 81% of their peers

Dr. Kessler treats this condition more than 81% of their peers

Lymphoma, Large-Cell
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kessler treats Lymphoma, Large-Cell more than 73% of their peers

Dr. Kessler treats this condition more than 73% of their peers

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Dr. Kessler's conditions and procedures:

  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • 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 Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Eye Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemophilia
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • 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
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Penile Cancer
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Retina Diseases
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Thoracentesis
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis

Locations

Cancer Center of West Jefferson

Cancer Center of West Jefferson4513 Westbank Expy Marrero, LA 70072
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