Dr. Katja G. Weinacht M.D.
Hematologist (Pediatric) | Pediatric Hematology-OncologyMassachusetts General Hospital 55 Fruit Street Boston MA, 02114
Dr. Katja Weinacht is a pediatric hematologist practicing in Boston, MA. Dr. Weinacht specializes in treating children that have a blood disease or cancer. Such blood diseases include disorders of red blood cells, white blood cells and/or platelets. The types of cancers that Dr. Weinacht treats include leukemias, lymphomas and certain tumors. Dr. Weinacht can also treat bleeding disorders in children. Pediatric hematologists can be found in childrens hospitals, community hospitals, university medical centers and more.
Education and Training
University Of Munich Faculty 2002
PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsABP
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