Dr. Ruben Dario Vargas-Cuba MD Hematologist

Dr. Ruben Vargas-Cuba is a hematologist in Houma, Louisiana and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including LSU Health Sciences Center and Leonard J. Chabert Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Universidad Boliviana Mayor de San Andres Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 44 years. He is one of 8 doctors at LSU Health Sciences Center and one of 2 at Leonard J. Chabert Medical Center who specialize in Hematology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Hematologist: General Hematology

Education & Medical Training

Tulane University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1993–1995

Tulane University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1996–1997

Tulane University
Fellowship, Hematology/Oncology, 1995–1996

Universidad Boliviana Mayor de San Andres Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1970

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Hematology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Medical Oncology

LA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Fetal hemoglobin levels in sudden infant death syndrome.
Perry, G. W., Vargas-Cuba, R., Vertes, R. P.

Radioimmunoscintigraphy of colorectal carcinoma using technetium-99m-labeled, totally human monoclonal antibody 88BV59H21-2.
Gulec, S. A., Serafini, A. N., Moffat, F. L., Vargas-Cuba, R. D., Sfakianakis, G. N., Franceschi, D., Crichton, V. Z., Subramanian, R., Klein, J. L., De Jager, R. L.

Preoperative scintigraphy and operative probe scintimetry of colorectal carcinoma using technetium-99m-88BV59.
Moffat, F. L., Vargas-Cuba, R. D., Serafini, A. N., Jabir, A. M., Sfakianakis, G. N., Sittler, S. Y., Robinson, D. S., Crichton, V. Z., Subramanian, R., Murray, J. H.

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