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About Dr. Cassandra Hirsh

Dr. Cassandra Hirsh, DO is a Doctor primarily located in Akron, OH. She has 11 years of experience. Her specialties include Hospice and Palliative Medicine and Pediatrics. Dr. Hirsh is affiliated with Childrens Hospital Med Ctr. She speaks English.

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Cassandra Hirsh is Excellent. Dr. Cassandra Hirsh has been rated by 1 patients. From those 1 patients of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Cassandra Hirsh is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

AKRON CHILDRENS HOSPITAL

1 Perkins Sq
Akron, OH 44308
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Specialties

Dr. Cassandra Hirsh has the following 2 specialties

  • Hospice and Palliative Medicine

    Hospice care & Palliative medicine specialists focus their practice on pain management, symptom relief and qualify-of-life treatments to relieve the suffering of terminally ill patients. These doctors have specialized expertise in the treatment of patients with serious illnesses, advanced diseases and conditions resulting from catastrophic injury. Though often they work within hospice settings, they prevent and alleviate suffering appropriate at any age and stage of disease and can work alongside practitioners providing curative treatments.
    Hospice care & Palliative medicine focuses on depression, pain, fatigue, constipation, nausea, shortness of breath, loss of appetite and difficulty sleeping, among other conditions. They also alleviate psychosocial distress and other stressors that accompany terminal illnesses. They are skilled in guiding families through legal and ethical decision-making in end-of-life care and can address spiritual issues at these times. By coordinating care across settings by improving communication among providers, they improve access to information for families so that they understand the patient's condition and treatment options.

  • Pediatrics

    A pediatrician is a doctor who specializes in the regular care of children, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of illness in children. Young patients are often more complicated to treat because they are still growing and developing.
    While pediatricians may sub-specialize in specific therapy areas like oncology, surgery, ophthalmology, and anesthesiology, in general, pediatricians provide services like vaccinations, health exams, and treatment of common ailments and injuries. In addition, pediatricians are trained to handle the complex emotional and behavioral issues faced by children, especially during puberty.
    Pediatricians normally see their patients from birth until the age of 18, although some may agree to treat patients into their early 20s, if requested.

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Hirsh is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Childrens Hospital Med Ctr
  • Education

    11 Years Experience

  • Lake Erie College Of Osteopathic Medicine Erie

    Graduated in 2004

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Cassandra Hirsh accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Health Network Option Open Access
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem
    • Anthem Blue Access PPO
    • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • HealthSpan
    • HealthSpan Access PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • MMOH SuperMed POS Select
    • MMOH SuperMed PPO Plus
  • SummaCare
    • SummaCare Connect Fully Insured
    • SummaCare Select Fully Insured
  • The Health Plan of Upper OH
    • Health Plan of Upper Ohio PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

AKRON CHILDRENS HOSPITAL, 1 Perkins Sq, Akron, OH
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