Dr. Rafael William Blanco MD Hematologist

Dr. Rafael Blanco is a hematologist in Tampa, Florida and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Florida Hospital and Florida Hospital Tampa. He received his medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 38 years. Dr. Blanco accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 12 doctors at Florida Hospital and one of 12 at Florida Hospital Tampa who specialize in Hematology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Hematologist: General Hematology

Hospital Affiliation

St. Joseph's Hospital
High performing in Cancer

Memorial Hospital of Tampa

Florida Hospital
Ranked #45 in Cancer

Florida Hospital Tampa

Education & Medical Training

University of South Florida
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1976–1979

University of South Florida
Fellowship, Medical Oncology, 1979–1981

Tulane University School of Medicine
Class of 1976

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Medical Oncology

FL State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2012

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida BlueSelect
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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