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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

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

Procedures Performed

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