Hematologic oncology is a field of medicine focused on diagnosing and treating cancers of the blood system. At Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) in Tulsa, a multidisciplinary team of oncologists and clinicians cares for patients with various types of blood cancers and disorders, including leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma, anemia, clotting disorders, hemophilia and sickle cell disease. The team of hematologic oncology doctors in Tulsa understands the complexities of hematologic cancers. These oncologists are trained to diagnose and treat patients using state-of-the art technology and treatment options.
At the initial appointment, hematologic oncologists at CTCA® in Tulsa meet with patients to discuss their general health backgrounds and review medical records. They may also conduct physical exams and order tests to make an informed diagnosis. Our trained oncologists meet with patients and caregivers to discuss the diagnosis and provide patients with a variety of treatment options. Throughout your care, your hematologic oncologist will monitor the progress of your treatment and will modify your treatment plan or recommend another approach, if necessary, to provide personalized cancer care.
Our hematologic oncologists in Tulsa, Oklahoma, use diagnostic tools, including advanced imaging and laboratory tests, to evaluate blood cancers. Together with other members of the patient’s care team, our hematologic oncologists develop an individualized cancer treatment plan tailored to the patient’s needs. Customized treatment plans often include advanced cancer treatments and technologies, combined with supportive care therapies designed to help manage side effects and support patients in body, mind and spirit.