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Thrombosis or benign hematology:


The Division of Hematology provides comprehensive services in the diagnosis and medical management of bleeding and clotting disorders, including benign hematology, thrombosis, and hemophilia. Our physicians are board certified in internal medicine with additional board certification in the subspecialty of hematology. 

  • Staff of over 20 people
  • One of only 145 hemophilia treatment centers in the nation
  • Specialized hemophilia laboratory

Our division provides care in three core areas:

Benign hematology: 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 our department and provides a medical home for patients with inherited bleeding disorders including hemophilia and von Willebrand disease.

Thrombosis: 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 and antiphospholipid syndrome. We also provide consultative services for patients with deep vein thromboses, pulmonary emboli, and venous thrombotic events at unusual sites.

Learn more about our hematology patient care