Mr. Kanchan Prasad Upadhyay MD
Hematologist-Oncologist | Hematology & Oncology931 Verone Ter Leesville LA, 71446
Dr. Kanchan Upadhyay is a hematologist oncologist practicing in Leesville, LA. Dr. Upadhyay specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of blood diseases such as anemia, hemophilia, sickle-cell disease, leukemia and lymphoma. Hematologist Oncologists are also trained in the study of cancer and its attack on other organs.
Education and Training
University of Calcutta / Medical College MD
University of Calcutta / Medical College 1988
R.G. Kar Medical College 1988
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM
- Chronic Pain
- Crohn's Disease
- Breast Cancer
- Lung Cancer
- Anal Cancer
- Colon Cancer
- Multiple Myeloma
- Extra Corporeal Shockwave Therapy
- Mount Vernon Hosp, Internal Medicine
- Montefiore - Mount Vernon Hospital Program
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Through their fundraising, on average in the United States and its territories, Make-A-Wish is able to grant the wish of a child every 34 minutes.How was it started?The Make-A-Wish Foundation started with the wish of one 7-year-old boy’s wish in 1980. Chris Grecius, who had leukemia, wanted to be...
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- Inspirational Blood Cancer Survivors
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