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Hematology Huntingdon, PA

Quick Facts

  • ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
  • 2.7  
     
  • 9 INSURANCES ACCEPTED
  • SPEAKS English
  • Nishtar Medical College
  • 4 SPECIALTIES
  • 14 EXPERTISE
  • 4 BOARD CERTIFICATIONS
  • 3 HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS
  • 4 Location

About Dr. Shabbir Ahmad MD

Dr. Shabbir Ahmad, MD is a doctor primarily located in Altoona, PA, with other offices in Altoona, PA and Altoona, PA( and 2 other locations). He has 40 years of experience. His specialties include Hematology, Internal Medicine, Hematology/Oncology, Medical Oncology.

Locations

Dr. Shabbir Ahmad has 4 locations

Blair Medical Associates 9492 William Penn Hwy Ste 3 Huntingdon, PA 16652
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Blair Medical Associates 1414 9th Ave Altoona, PA 16602
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Dr. Shabbir Ahmad 800 Howard Ave Altoona, PA 16601
Upmc Hillman Cancer Center 800 Howard Ave Ste 1 Altoona, PA 16601

Specialties

Dr. Shabbir Ahmad has the following 4 SPECIALTIES

Hematology
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.
Internal Medicine
Medical Oncology
Hematology/Oncology

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Shabbir Ahmad has the following 14 expertise

  • Leukemia
  • Myelofibrosis
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Bone Marrow Transplant
  • Lymphoma
  • Hepatitis C
  • Chemotherapy
  • Myeloma
  • Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
  • Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia
  • Cancer
  • Multiple Myeloma (Cancer of Plasma Cells)

Education

40 Years Experience

Nishtar Medical College

Graduated in 1981

Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center

Residency

Dr. Shabbir Ahmad Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Select
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry HealthAmerica HMO
    • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
    • Geisinger Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
    • UPMC Premium Network Plans

More about Dr. Shabbir Ahmad

Dr. Ahmad graduated from the Nishtar Medical College in 1981. He works in Altoona, PA and 3 other locations and specializes in Hematology, Internal Medicine, Hematology/Oncology and Medical Oncology. Dr. Ahmad is affiliated with UPMC Altoona, JC Blair Memorial Hospital and Tyrone Hospital.

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