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About Dr. Michael Greenhawt
Dr. Michael Greenhawt, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Miami, FL. He has 40 years of experience. His specialties include Hematology and Oncology, Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology. Dr. Greenhawt is affiliated with Memorial Hospital West, Memorial Regional Hospital and Memorial Hospital Pembroke. He speaks English.
Dr. Michael Greenhawt has the following 3 specialties
- Hematology and Oncology
An Oncologist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of different cancers. This physician has extensive knowledge of the different signs and symptoms of cancer, as well as the various methods of treatment.
Oncologists diagnose cancer through methods such as biopsy, endoscopy, X-ray, blood tests, ultrasound, and different forms of nuclear medicine. They treat cancer through surgery, chemotherapy, radiotherapy, hormone therapy, or antibody treatments.
If it is determined that a cancer cannot successfully be treated, oncologists then focus on providing palliative care, the use of pain medication to make a dying person more comfortable.
- Internal Medicine
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.
- Medical Oncology
Think of an oncologist as your main physician for cancer care. After being diagnosed, you’ll meet regularly with an oncologist to explore and manage your treatment options, as well as monitor your condition throughout the process. Medical oncologists are extremely knowledgeable in various types of cancer treatment and can recommend the right method for the type and stage of cancer you’re facing.
They may also refer you to additional specialists throughout your care, but they will always be your home base for questions and support. It’s also worth mentioning that medical oncologists deal mostly with solid tumors while hematologists specialize in cancers that involve blood disorders, such as leukemia.
Dr. Michael Greenhawt has the following 9 expertise
- Adult T-Cell Leukemia-Lymphoma
- Breast Cancer
- Chronic B-Cell Lymphocytic Leukemia
- Gastrointestinal Cancer
- Lung Cancer
- Metastatic Breast Cancer
Dr. Michael Greenhawt has 2 board certified specialties
Dr. Michael Greenhawt is Board Certified in 2 specialties
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Dr. Greenhawt is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Memorial Hospital West
Memorial Regional Hospital
Memorial Hospital Pembroke
Memorial Regional South
Parkway Regional Medical Center
Memorial Regional Hospital South
Miramar Memorial Hospital
Memorial Hospital Miramar
Aventura Hospital & Medical Center
40 Years Experience
Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University
Graduated in 1973
University Of Miami Health System
Dr. Michael Greenhawt accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
Locations & DirectionsSouth Florida Oncology Hematology, 20950 NE 27th Ct, Miami, FL
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