Dr. Amy E Sobota MD
Hematologist (Pediatric) | Pediatric Hematology-Oncology850 Harrison Ave Yacc5 Boston MA, 02118
Dr. Amy Sobota is a pediatric hematologist practicing in Boston, MA. Dr. Sobota 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. Sobota treats include leukemias, lymphomas and certain tumors. Dr. Sobota 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
New Jersey College of Dentistry 2002
PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsABP- Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsABP
Expert PublicationsData provided by the National Library of Medicine
- Sickle Cell Disease
- Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, Children's Hospital, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston MA ,, Pediatric Health Services, Children's Hospital, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston MA 2009
- Boston Children's Hospital, Fellow:Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 2006
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