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About Dr. Michael McKenzie
Dr. Michael McKenzie, DO is a Doctor primarily located in Brownstown Twp, MI, with other offices in Shelby Township, MI and Clinton Township, MI (and 1 other location). He has 42 years of experience. His specialties include Hematology and Oncology, Hematology and Medical Oncology. Dr. McKenzie is affiliated with Garden City Hospital, Mount Clemens Regional Medical Center and Oakwood Hospital and Medical Center. He speaks English.
Dr. Michael McKenzie 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.
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.
- 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.
- Acute Myeloid Leukemia
- Breast Cancer
- Chronic B-Cell Lymphocytic Leukemia
- Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
- Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia
- Deep Vein Thrombosis
- Hepatitis C
- Metastatic Breast Cancer
- Multiple Myeloma (Cancer of Plasma Cells)
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Dr. McKenzie is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Garden City Hospital
Mount Clemens Regional Medical Center
Oakwood Hospital and Medical Center
Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital
Oakwood Southshore Medical Center
POH Medical Center
Henry Ford Macomb Hospitals
JVHL-Mt. Clemens Regional Medical Center-Hospital
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
OAKWOOD HOSPITAL & MEDICAL CENTER DEARBORN
42 Years Experience
Graduated in 1971
Dr. Michael McKenzie accepts the following insurance providers.
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