Dr. Alexandra C Cheerva MD Pediatric Hematologist-Oncologist

Dr. Alexandra Cheerva is a pediatric hematologist-oncologist in Louisville, Kentucky. She received her medical degree from Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine and has been in practice for 34 years. Dr. Cheerva accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Hematologist-Oncologist: General Pediatric Hematology & Oncology

Education & Medical Training

Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Residency, Pediatrics, 1980–1983

University of Washington
Fellowship, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 1983–1987

Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
Class of 1980

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

KY State Medical License
Active through 2015

IN State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Successful unrelated umbilical cord blood transplantation for class 3 β-thalassemia major using a reduced-toxicity regimen.
Soni, S.,Breslin, N.,Cheerva, A.

A pilot study of addition of amifostine to melphalan, carboplatin, etoposide, and cyclophosphamide with autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in pediatric solid tumors-A pediatric blood and marrow transplant consortium study.
Ozkaynak, M.F., Sahdev, I., Gross, T.G., Levine, J.E., Cheerva, A.C., Richards, M.K., Rozans, M.K., Shaw, P.J., Kadota, R.P.

BK virus-associated hemorrhagic cystitis in pediatric cancer patients receiving high-dose cyclophosphamide.
Cheerva, A.C., Raj, A., Bertolone, S.J., Bertolone, K., Silverman, C.L.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Sagamore Health Plus

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