Dr. Alan Bennett Astrow MD Hematologist

Dr. Alan Astrow is a hematologist in Brooklyn, New York. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Maimonides Medical Center and Ohio State University Hospital. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 34 years. He is one of 23 doctors at Maimonides Medical Center and one of 23 at Ohio State University Hospital who specialize in Hematology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Hematologist: General Hematology

Hospital Affiliation

Maimonides Medical Center
High performing in Cancer

Ohio State University Hospital

Ohio State University Medical Center
Ranked #20 in Cancer

Education & Medical Training

Boston University Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1980 - 1983

New York University School of Medicine
Fellowship, Hematology, 1983 - 1986

Yale University School of Medicine
Class of 1980

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Interventional Cardiology

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACP), American College of Physicians

Publications & Presentations

Inaugural National Conference: Medicine and Religion
2012 5 23

A unique and as yet unexplored subset of metastatic colorectal cancer: widespread lymph-node-only recurrence.
Lipshitz, J.,Astrow, A. B.,Xu, Y.

Research participants' high expectations of benefit in early-phase oncology trials: are we asking the right question?
Weinfurt, K. P.,Seils, D. M.,Lin, L.,Sulmasy, D. P.,Astrow, A. B.,Hurwitz, H. I.,Cohen, R. B.,Meropol, N. J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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