Dr. Seyfettin Alpdogan, MD

Dr. Seyfettin Alpdogan, MD

Hematology & Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
57 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Seyfettin Alpdogan, MD is a hematology & oncology specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 35 years. He specializes in hematology & oncology and medical oncology.

Jefferson Health - Infusion Center

925 Chestnut St Ste 420A

Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Devon Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Intergroup

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Alpdogan performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
very high
more than 96% of peers
All Lymphoma
very high
more than 95% of peers
more than 78% of peers

Dr. Alpdogan's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Alpdogan "The Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson is a National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated clinical cancer center for excellence in cancer care and research. U.S.News & World Report also recognizes Jefferson as one of the best hospitals in the nation for Cancer care. Taking into account your varied needs, our nationally renowned cancer experts bring together a team of specialists in a wide range of disciplines to work with you and your primary care or referring physician to devise a personalized treatment plan. We also provide you and your family a support network that includes specially trained nurses, educators, fellow patients and cancer survivors. We do more than just treat the disease: we provide care for the whole person, addressing all the medical, emotional and spiritual needs that are unique to you."


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2  Specialties

  • Hematology & Oncology
  • Medical Oncology

3  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

66  Conditions Treated


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5  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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.


  • Hacettepe University / Medical Faculty
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Haseki State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Yale Canc Ctr Yale University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Absence of P-selectin in recipients of allogeneic bone marrow transplantation ameliorates experimental graft-versus-host disease, 2010
  • Keratinocyte growth factor enhances DNA plasmid tumor vaccine responses after murine allogeneic bone marrow transplantation, 2009
  • Ceacam1 separates graft-versus-host-disease from graft-versus-tumor activity after experimental allogeneic bone marrow transplantation, 2011
  • For a complete listing of publications, visit:,
  • STAT-3 and ERK 1/2 phosphorylation are critical for T-cell alloactivation and graft-versus-host disease, 2008
  • Rapidly proliferating CD44hi peripheral T cells undergo apoptosis and delay posttransplantation T-cell reconstitution after allogeneic bone marrow transplantation, 2008

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Turkish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alpdogan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alpdogan to family and friends
1 review (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Alpdogan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

He and his wonderful nurse, Carol, are dedicated and diligent. Not only are they determined to find a diagnosis, but also determined to get you on the path to treatment, and henceforth, a cure.
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