Dr. Alka Srivastava is a hematologist oncologist practicing in Ogdensburg, NY. Dr. Srivastava 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
Maulana Azad Med Coll- Univ Of Delhi- New Delhi- Delhi- India 1994
University of Delhi / Maulana Azad Medical College 1993
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM- Hematology
- Fletcher Allen Hlth Care, Hematology/Oncology; Suny Hlth Sci Ctr Brooklyn, Internal Medicine
- Kings County Hospital Center
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