Dr. Robert Parker, MD

Dr. Robert Parker, MD

Hematology  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(6)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Robert Parker, MD is a hematology doctor who practices in Stony Brook, NY. He is 66 years old and has been practicing for 42 years.

3 EDMUND D PELLEGRINO RD

Stony Brook, NY 11794

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • Locals (any local)
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

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Pancytopenia
normal
more than 53% of peers
Bleeding Disorders
normal
more than 38% of peers
Acute Leukemia
normal
more than 27% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Parker "Our goal is to provide compassionate, state-of-the-art care in a setting that is supportive of the patient and family. Our starting point is whatever represents the best in medical care for a specific disorder. We then make appropriate adjustments to the treatment paradigm based on what is best for the child and family without compromising the quality of care."
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Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Oncology
  • Pediatric Hematology & Oncology
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Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Graft vs Host Disease
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemophilia
  • Hemophilia A
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pediatric Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thalassemia
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis

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Procedures

  • Blood Draw
  • Bone Marrow Aspiration
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Chemotherapy
  • Intrathecal Chemotherapy
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Plasmapheresis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Brown University / Alpert Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1973
  • Brown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Roger Williams Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Rhode Island Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • National Institutes Of Health Clinical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Nih-Nci
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Rhode Island Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Parker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Parker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Parker to family and friends
4.8
based on 6 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Parker's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in LAUREL NY |
THIS HAS TO BE ONE OF THE MOST CARING WONDERFUL PHYSICIANS I HAVE EVER MET. I WAS SO NERVOUS AND HE MADE MY DAUGHTER AND I SO COMFORTABLE. WOULD HIGHLY RECOMMEND HIM.
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This was for my daughter. I loved how nice he was, but my daughter loved him as well! We had an issue that needed quick action on Dr Parkers end in order to complete our task. He could have said its just not possible and I would have had to cancel a procedure and understand. But he and his staff...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Parker accepts 16 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
    GHI PPO
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Fidelis Care
    Fidelis Care HMO
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Locals (any local)
  • MagnaCare
    MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Parker has admitting privileges

Stony Brook University Hospital
101 Nicolls Road
Stony Brook, NY 11794
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