Hematology is the field of internal medicine that includes the study, diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the blood.
What is a Hematologist?
Hematologists are internal medicine physicians that have extensive training in blood-related diseases and conditions. Hematologists are often also oncologists, as is the case with Baptist Medical Group. They evaluate and treat patients with different kinds of benign and malignant blood disorders including anemia, coagulation disorders, lymphoma, leukemia and more.