Dr. Robert Z Orlowski MD Hematologist

Dr. Robert Orlowski is a hematologist in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 23 years. Dr. Orlowski accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 46 doctors at University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center who specialize in Hematology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Hematologist: Hematologic Oncology

Hospital Affiliation

University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Ranked #2 in Cancer

Education & Medical Training

Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1991–1994

Johns Hopkins University
Fellowship, Medical Oncology, 1994–1997

Yale University School of Medicine
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 20 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 17 years in Medical Oncology

TX State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Small-Molecule RA-9 Inhibits Proteasome-Associated DUBs and Ovarian Cancer in Vitro and in Vivo Via Exacerbating Unfolded Protein Responses.
Coughlin, K.,Anchoori, R. K.,Iizuka, Y.,Meints, J. P.,Macneill, L.,Isaksson Vogel, R.,Orlowski, R. Z.,Lee, M.,Roden, R. B.,Bazzaro, M.

Inflammatory Markers and Development of Symptom Burden in Patients with Multiple Myeloma during Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation.
Wang, X. S.,Shi, Q.,Shah, N. D.,Heijnen, C. J.,Cohen, E. N.,Reuben, J. M.,Orlowski, R. Z.,Qazilbash, M. H.,Johnson, V. E.,Williams, L. A.,Mendoza, T. R.,Cleeland, C. S.

Evidence of a role for CD44 and cell adhesion in mediating resistance to lenalidomide in multiple myeloma: therapeutic implications.
Bjorklund, C. C.,Baladandayuthapani, V.,Lin, H. Y.,Jones, R. J.,Kuiatse, I.,Wang, H.,Yang, J.,Shah, J. J.,Thomas, S. K.,Wang, M.,Weber, D. M.,Orlowski, R. Z.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Kansas City Preferred-Care Blue PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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