Hematology Services at Missouri Cancer Associates

MCA Hematology Services

Compassionate Care for Blood Disorders

At Missouri Cancer Associates, we understand the unique challenges posed by blood disorders, and our dedicated team of experts are here to provide comprehensive and compassionate care. Our hematologists in Central Missouri (Columbia, Marshall, Moberly and Kirksville) treat conditions within the red and white blood cells, platelets, lymph nodes, bone marrow, blood vessels and the spleen. Blood conditions can be benign or malignant.

Our Specialized Hematology Services

Blood Cancer Care

Our experienced team of hematologists are committed to delivering personalized care for individuals diagnosed with blood cancers, including leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma. We utilize advanced diagnostic tools and treatment modalities to tailor a plan that addresses the specific needs and characteristics of each patient.
Treatment for blood disorders has advanced dramatically in recent years, so we can offer treatment that addresses the unique character of your disorder and accommodates your individual needs. Depending on the nature of your disease, your treatment plan may include a combination of several therapies:

  • Chemotherapy
  • Stem cell transplantation.
  • Cellular therapies such as blood transfusions and cell growth stimulants

Anemia Management

Anemia can significantly impact one’s quality of life. Our specialists work closely with patients to identify the underlying causes of anemia and develop individualized treatment plans. Whether it involves lifestyle modifications, medications or advanced therapies, we strive to improve blood counts and enhance overall well-being.

Bleeding Disorders

For those facing bleeding disorders such as hemophilia or von Willebrand disease, our hematology team can offer you expert guidance and management. We focus on providing comprehensive care to minimize bleeding episodes, improve quality of life and promote overall health.

Thrombosis and Clotting Disorders

Individuals with thrombosis or clotting disorders require specialized attention to prevent complications. Our hematology services encompass the diagnosis and management of conditions like deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism, ensuring tailored care plans for optimal outcomes.

Why Choose Missouri Cancer Associates?

Patient-Centered Approach

Our commitment to patient-centered care drives every aspect of our hematology services. We prioritize open communication, active collaboration and shared decision-making, empowering patients to actively participate in their treatment journey.

Multidisciplinary Team

Collaboration is key to successful hematology care. Our multidisciplinary team, including hematologists, oncologists, nurses and support staff, works seamlessly to provide integrated and holistic care to our patients.

Cutting-Edge Technology

We stay at the forefront of medical advancements, employing state-of-the-art diagnostic tools and treatment options. This ensures that our patients receive the most effective and innovative care available.

Contact Us Today

If you or a loved one are facing a blood disorder or have been diagnosed with a blood cancer, Missouri Cancer Associates is here to support you. Schedule a consultation with our hematology team in Columbia, Missouri, and let us help you navigate your journey to better health.

How to Choose a Hematologist

In the realm of cancer care, a hematologist plays a crucial role in the diagnosis, treatment and ongoing management of various blood disorders. Hematology is a specialized branch of medicine that focuses on the study of blood and blood-related diseases. If you or a loved one is facing a blood disorder, finding the right hematologist is an essential step toward a path of hope and healing.

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