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About Dr. Evelyn C Abernathy MD
Dr. Evelyn C Abernathy, MD is a Doctor primarily located in East Hartford, CT, with another office in Hartford, CT. She has 31 years of experience. Her specialties include Pathology, Anatomic Pathology and Hematology. She speaks English.
Dr. Evelyn C Abernathy has 2 locations
111 Founders Plz Ste 300
East Hartford, CT 06108
Dr. Evelyn C Abernathy has the following 3 specialties
A pathologist is a physician who specializes in the causes and paths taken by different diseases in order to accurately diagnose an illness.
Pathologists diagnose and determine the characteristics of a disease through the study of biopsies of diseased tissue or of bodily fluids. For example, a pathologist will look at a biopsy of a skin lesion in order to diagnose or rule out skin cancer. A pathologist will also look at a Pap smear in order to check for a gynecological cancer like cancer of the uterus.
In addition to determining the cause and development of a disease, these specialists also study the changes a disease makes to a body and the consequences of those structural changes.
- Anatomic Pathology
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.
Dr. Evelyn C Abernathy has the following 3 expertise
- Blood Testing
- Tissue Biopsy
- Fluid Testing
Dr. Evelyn C Abernathy is Board Certified in 3 specialties
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31 Years Experience
University Of Massachusetts Medical School
Graduated in 1988
Dr. Evelyn C Abernathy Accepts the Following Insurance
- First Health PPO
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