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Dr. Sherrie L Perkins has the following 3 specialties
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.
- Anatomic Pathology
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.
Dr. Sherrie L Perkins has the following 7 expertise
- Bone Marrow and Lymphatic Tissue Cancer (Hematologic Neoplasm)
- Myelodysplastic Syndromes
- Multiple Myeloma (Cancer of Plasma Cells)
- Myeloproliferative Disorders
Dr. Sherrie L Perkins is Board Certified in 2 specialties
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33 Years Experience
Washington University In St Louis School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1985
Barnes Jewish Hospital
Dr. Sherrie L Perkins accepts the following insurance providers.
- Multiplan PPO
- UHC Options PPO
Locations & DirectionsArup Laboratories Inc, 500 S Chipeta Way, Salt Lake City, UT
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