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Dr. Kusum Viswanathan, MD

Dr. Kusum Viswanathan, MD

Pediatric Hematology & Oncology

Accepting new patients

Office Locations

About Me

Chair, Department of Pediatrics

Director, Division of Pediatric Hematology/ Oncology 

Education

  • Fellowship: Long Island College Hospital (1986)
  • Residency Hospital: Long Island College Hospital (1984)

Languages Spoken

Tamil
Hindi

Insurance Accepted

Aetna
Amerihealth
Anthem
Blue Cross Blue Shield
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Humana

Conditions Treated

Hemophilia
Osteosarcoma
Thrombocytosis
Ovarian Cancer
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Pulmonary Disease
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
von Willebrand Disease
Brain Disorders
Thalassemia
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders
Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
Bone Disorders
Hemophilia A
Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
Anemia
Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Hodgkin's Disease
Myeloproliferative Disorders
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
All Lymphoma
Secondary Hypertension
Pancytopenia
Hypercoagulable State
Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Purpura
Cancer
Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
Acute Leukemia
Bone Cancer
Sickle Cell Disease
Neutropenia
Maternal Anemia
Leukocytosis
Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)

Procedures Performed

Cancer Treatment
Chemotherapy
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Leukemia Diagnostic Evaluations
Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
Intrathecal Chemotherapy
Pediatric Blood Transfusions
Lymphoma Evaluation
Erythropoietin Test
Lumbar Puncture
Bone Marrow Aspiration
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