Dr. Soham Puvvada, MD

Dr. Soham Puvvada, MD

Hematology  |  
Female  |  
Age 41
(18)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Soham Puvvada, MD is a hematology doctor who practices in Tucson, AZ. She is 41 years old and has been practicing for 6 years.

UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA

Tucson, AZ 85724

Contact Information

(520) 694-2873

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Medicare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Reticulosarcoma
very high
more than 98% of peers
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
very high
more than 97% of peers
All Lymphoma
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Puvvada "We believe in a comprehensive compassionate scientific approach to the treatment of cancer. I believe in bringing cutting edge state of the art scientific advances  to our patients and their families."
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Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Oncology
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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*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Burkitt's Lymphoma
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Eye Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • 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
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sezary's Disease
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis

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Procedures

  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Cancer Counseling
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Chemotherapy
  • Hematologic Disorder Treatment
  • Intrathecal Chemotherapy
  • PET Scan
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

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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

  • Univ Of South Fl Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Internal Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Duke University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Hematology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Medical Oncology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Puvvada has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Puvvada's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Puvvada to family and friends
4.8
based on 18 total reviews (15 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Puvvada'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
10 to 15 minutes
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Patient Comments (15)

in Tucson, AZ |
Dr. Puvvada is an amazing doctor. She has provided excellent care to me throughout the last two years. She is extremely knowledgeable in her field and well informed on current research. She is also very well connected throughout the country. She is always very thorough during appointments. She...more
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in Tucson, AZ |
Dr. Puvvada and her entire team should be recognized for their treatment of patients that come through her office. Her staff, Chris, Sandy, Covey, Ashley, Jennifer, Maria, and others treat each patient as individuals. They always greet you with a smile to make sure you feel positive about your...more
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in Benson, Az. |
I absolutely love this Doctor. Her sensitive, kind nature is wonderful. I enjoy talking to her. She takes the time to explain and understand my concerns. Her staff is also wonderful, in fact the entire facility is a blessing, the furnishing, the administration staff, reception and insurance staff...more
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in Tucson, AZ |
Understanding, knowledgeable and lets me make my own choices on my care. Very personable, makes me feel relaxed. I trust her judgement. She keeps on top of my appointments. I missed one because of circumstances beyond my control with a pulmonologist after a lung biopsy and she called me...more
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in Tucson, AZ |
Be extremely grateful you found her and she is your doctor.
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