Dr. Maria J Jorgensen MD
Hematologist-Oncologist | Hematology & Oncology808 N 39th Ave Yakima WA, 98902
Dr. Maria Jorgensen is a hematologist oncologist practicing in Yakima, WA. Dr. Jorgensen 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
Tufts Univ Sch of Med, Boston Ma 1989
- Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med, Hematology-Internal Medicine; Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med, Internal Medicine
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Patient Experience with Dr. Jorgensen
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