Dr. Sigurdur Petursson, MD

HematologyMaleAge 73

Dr. Petursson

AHN Butler Cancer Center

160 Hollywood Dr Butler, PA 16001

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Dr. Sigurdur Petursson, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Butler, PA and has over 47 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Rochester School of Medicine medical school in 1974. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Allegheny General Hospital and Allegheny Valley Hospital. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Petursson to book an appointment.

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The nicest doctor I have ever seen. Caring and kind like no other. If every doctor even came close to his expertise and compassion and gentle kindness the health and medical field would be where it needs to be and patients would feel like they matter. Hands down the best Doctor to exist !!!!!!
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Biography

Dr. Sigurdur Petursson, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Butler, PA and has over 47 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University...Read more

Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Education

1982
Fred Hutchinson Canc Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1979
U Pittsburgh Sch Med
Fellowship Hospital
1977
U Hlth Ctr Pittsburgh
Residency Hospital
1975
U Hlth Ctr Pittsburgh
Internship Hospital
1974
University of Rochester School of Medicine
Medical School
,

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What are Dr. Sigurdur Petursson, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Petursson frequently treats Bleeding Disorders, Vitamin B Deficiency, and Anemia. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Petursson treats.

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Dr. Petursson's office is located at 160 Hollywood Dr, Butler, PA 16001. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Petursson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Bleeding Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Petursson treats Bleeding Disorders more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Petursson treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Vitamin B Deficiency
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Petursson treats Vitamin B Deficiency more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Petursson treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Anemia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Petursson treats Anemia more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Petursson treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Aplastic Anemia
  • Anemia of Pregnancy
  • Aplastic Anemia
  • Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
  • Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia (AIHA)
  • Chronic Anemia
  • Cold Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia
  • D-Negative Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (D - HUS)
  • D-Negative Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome, Pregnancy Related
  • D-Positive Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (D + HUS)
  • Diamond-Blackfan Anemia
  • Hemolytic Anemia, Acquired Autoimmune
  • Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
  • Hereditary Spherocytosis
  • Iron Deficiency Anemia
  • Megaloblastic Anemia
  • Microcytic Hypochromic Anemia
  • Myelpathic Anemia
  • Neonatal Anemia
  • Nutritional Anemia
  • Nutritional Sideroblastic Anemia
  • Pernicious Anemia
  • Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts
  • Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts-1
  • Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts-2
  • Secondary Cold Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia
  • Sideroblastic Anemia
  • Sideroblastic Anemia With Spinocerebellar Ataxia
  • Sideroblastic Anemia, Pyridoxine-Responsive, Autosomal Recessive
  • Warm Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia
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Dr. Petursson's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Anemia
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Erythropoietin Test
  • Hemophilia
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Pancytopenia
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Purpura
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • von Willebrand Disease

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(724) 282-6175

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AHN Butler Cancer Center

Allegheny Health Network Cancer Institut160 Hollywood Dr Butler, PA 16001
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