Hematology – Patient Care and Treatment
We see patients for a variety of non-malignant blood disorders including different types of anemia, bleeding disorders, and abnormal blood cell counts including ITP and polycythemia.
Hemophilia and thrombosis
The Hemophilia and Thrombosis Center of Central Pennsylvania is run by the Penn State Health Hematology department and provides a medical home for patients with inherited bleeding disorders including hemophilia and von Willebrand disease.
We see patients with blood clotting disorders (or thrombophilia), including:
- Factor V Leiden
- Prothrombin G 20210A mutation
- Protein C deficiency
- Protein S deficiency
- Antithrombin deficiency
- Antiphospholipid syndrome
We also provide consultative services for patients with deep vein thromboses, pulmonary emboli, and venous thrombotic events at unusual sites.