Dr. Judith B Allen M.D.
Hematologist (Pediatric) | Pediatric Hematology-Oncology489 State St Bangor ME, 04401
Dr. Judith Allen is a pediatric hematologist practicing in Bangor, ME. Dr. Allen 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. Allen treats include leukemias, lymphomas and certain tumors. Dr. Allen 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 Nebraska College of Medicine 1974
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