Hematology In Montreal

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What Is Hematology?

 

Hematology is the medical specialty that studies blood and its diseases, especially blood cells, hematopoietic organs (bone marrow, lymph nodes and spleen) and their diseases. She is also studying the study of blood coagulation factors. These organs play an important role in the immune system, oxygenation and coagulation.

Blood and hematopoietic system problems should not be taken lightly. Indeed, they can have a big impact on your overall health. For this reason, it is recommended that you use a qualified hematology specialist, a hematologist, to test, diagnose and treat your condition to ensure that you are able to resume your active life in the normal way. At Union MD we have hematologists and knowledgeable people who can handle a wide range of related issues. They will provide honest advice and support impartially and professionally all patients.

What is Hematologist?

 

A hematologist is a doctor specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases that affect the blood, bone marrow, lymphatic tissue, spleen, etc. These diseases usually have an impact on red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets.

Our Hematologist will carry out several blood tests to examine different aspects of the blood. We will also monitor your general health and well-being carefully to come up with an accurate diagnosis. Once we have all the information, our specialist will come up with a treatment plan to help you recover fully from the ailment. Some treatments are easy and include short term oral medication or supplements. Other treatments are intense and invasive like chemotherapy and other medication.

What Kind of Diseases Does Hematologist Treat?

 

1. Red Blood Cells Diseases

 

  • Anemia – If the patient low levels of red blood cells or hemoglobin in their blood, they have anemia.
  • Polycythemia – If the patient’s body overproduces red blood cells, they have polycythemia.
  • Hemoglobinopathy – If the patient’s hemoglobin takes on an abnormal form, they have hemoglobinopathy.
  • Microspherocyclosis – The patient suffers from micropherocyclosis if their red blood cells take on an abnormal form.

 

2. White Blood Cells Diseases

 

  • Leukemia – Leukemia is cancer that occurs if there’s an overproduction of leucocytes. It can also happen if there’s some abnormality during the formation of blood cells.
  • Leukopenia – If there’s an underproduction of the number of white blood cells in the body, the patient is suffering from leukopenia.
  • HyperleuKocytosis – If the patient’s body overproduces the number of leucocytes, they have hyperleukocytosis.

 

3. Platelets Diseases

 

  • Thrombocytosis – Patients suffering from this condition have higher than normal levels of platelets.
  • Thrombocytopenia – Patients suffering from this condition have lower than normal levels of platelets.
  • Platelet Function Disorders – Patients suffering from this condition have normal levels of platelets, but these platelets don’t function as expected.

 

A Hematologist diagnoses all of these diseases and offers an effective treatment plan. The treatment approach varies from one patient to another based on their diseases, symptoms, and general well-being.

Our experienced and qualified Hematologist will study your reports carefully and offer straightforward advice. We are always honest and compassionate when dealing with patients. You will get consistent and reliable support from our staff every time you visit us. We encourage patients to get their blood and lymphatic system tested regularly to avoid issues down the line.

If you want to know more or want to book a Hematologist in Montreal, don’t hesitate to contact us at Union MD immediately at 514 400 3291. Our team offers the latest testing and compassionate advice on all medical matters.

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