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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

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

Procedures Performed

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