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Blood Disorders

Blood Disorders

If you have a blood disorder, turn to the specialists at Ballad Health. You’ll benefit from knowledgeable care delivered by board-certified hematologists – doctors who diagnose and treat blood conditions, including blood-related cancers.

Blood Disorders We Treat

Find excellent care at Ballad Health when you experience:

  • Anemia
  • Bleeding and clotting disorders
  • Blood-related cancers, such as leukemia, lymphoma and multiple myeloma

Learn about pediatric blood disorders treated at Niswonger Children’s Hospital.

Hematology Services & Treatments

Depend on Ballad Health’s skilled specialists to teach you about your blood condition or immune disorder and guide you and your family through treatment.

You’ll work with your doctor to manage and treat your blood disorder with a personal care plan. During your therapy, you may receive medications, blood cells, plasma, platelets or other blood products through a vein – infusion (IV) therapy. This method delivers them directly to your blood.

Find out about infusion services at Ballad Health.

Experienced Cancer Care

If you have blood cancer, an expert cancer care team at Ballad Health will work with you to provide the best possible treatment.

Johnson City Medical Center provides chemotherapy to kill as much cancer as possible if you have:

  • Acute myeloid leukemia (AML)
  • Acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL)
  • High-grade (faster growing) lymphoma
  • Aplastic anemia

 

Find a Specialist

View Ballad Health’s network of doctors and search by name, specialty, condition, gender and location. Or call 833-8-BALLAD for help finding a provider who offers the specific care you need.

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Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Dr. Chris Metzger shares expertise, helps train Harvard endovascular fellows

As the largest teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital is a training ground for some of the nation’s most promising medical professionals. But for a select few, training isn’t complete without a visit to Holston Valley Medical Center with Dr. Chris Metzger. ... read more about Dr. Chris Metzger shares expertise, helps train Harvard endovascular fellows.

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Boots & Bow Ties set for May 19; event benefits Washington County infant health

Get ready to put on your Sunday best and kick up your heels for a good cause – the fifth annual Boots & Bow Ties event is coming up Saturday, May 19.
Hosted by Johnston Memorial Hospital Foundation and presented by First Bank & Trust Company, this year’s Boots & Bow Ties raises funds to increase technology, equipment and programs that support the health of infants in Washington County, Virginia. ... read more about Boots & Bow Ties set for May 19; event benefits Washington County infant health.

Monday, April 30, 2018

Ballad Health legacy systems recognized nationally for excellence

Mountain States Health Alliance named as a top quintile performing health system in the nation, Wellmont Medical Associates recognized for improving quality, reducing cost ... read more about Ballad Health legacy systems recognized nationally for excellence.