- 1 Board certified
Top Hematologists in Franklin, VA
104 Fairview Dr
Franklin, VA 23851
- Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine
- Pathology - Hematology
- Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology
- Blood Banking & Transfusion Medicine
- Chemical Pathology
- Pediatric Pathology
- 27 years experience
- 4 star hospital
- Completed fellowship
A hematology specialist is an expert in disorders of the blood, the blood forming organs and bone marrow. These doctors diagnose, treat and work to prevent diseases that affect the production of blood and its components, as well as the ability of the blood to perform its many functions, such as coagulation and carrying oxygen to the lungs and tissue.
Hematologists diagnose and treat blood disorders, such as anemia, hemophilia, leukemia, sickle cell anemia, deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism.
Depending on the condition, hematology specialists may treat a patient with a blood transfusion, stem cell transplantation, bone marrow transplant, radiotherapy, anticoagulation therapy or medication.
The area of Franklin, VA has a population of approximately 13,715 people. There is 1 hematologist near Franklin, which gives it a ratio of 1 hematologist per 13,715 residents or a ratio of 1 hematologist per 5,545 households. There are 5,545 households in Franklin.