Sturdy Hematology & Oncology Associates
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Patient Comments
"I feel very fortunate to have to have Dr. Yavarow as my physician."
- Anne N.
"The staff was very caring and compassionate; they were sensitive to my feelings and tried their best to make to make me very comfortable."
- Janet A.
"I loved Dr. Croopnick! He took all the time in the Hospital and the office to explain everything to me. He is very kind."
- Roberta N.
"I felt like Dr. Yavarow and I were on the same page the whole time. She really gave a thorough and understandable explanation. I was blown away by her professionalism."
- Shaina G.
"I was very impressed with Dr. Croopnick, the nurses, and the office staff. Thank you!"
- Alice O.
"The staff and doctors at Sturdy Hematology & Oncology Associates are all keepers!"

 

WELCOME

The physicians and medical professionals at Sturdy Hematology & Oncology Associates are committed to providing the highest quality health care to our patients. The following are some of the services we offer: office consultations, bone marrow biopsies, phlebotomy, and we treat all ranges of cancer as well as blood disorders.

What is Hematology?
Hematology is the medical specialty that focuses on blood disorders. Included in this area are both benign blood disorders and blood cancers. Examples of commonly treated disorders include leukemias, lymphomas, anemia, and clotting disorders.

What is Oncology?
Oncology is the branch of medicine that treats cancer. Medical oncologists are specifically trained to administer chemotherapy as medicine for the treatment of cancer. This usually involves solid tumors but there is overlap with hematologic malignancies. Many of these specialists are trained in both hematology and oncology. Cancer care often uses a multidisciplinary approach to treat cancer and involves medical oncologists, surgical oncologists, radiation oncologists, interventional radiologists, nurses, and nutritionists.

Cancer Resource Directory
At Sturdy Memorial Hospital, our oncology team is comprised of well-regarded, experienced physicians and nurses who have dedicated themselves to helping people deal with the unexpected changes brought on by cancer. Our physicians and nurses have access to the most advanced technologies used by cancer professionals today and are constantly incorporating the latest treatment protocols into their practices to ensure patients receive the highest level of care.

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Cancer Resource Directory


 




Office Hours
Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Phone/Fax Information
´╗┐Tel: 508-236-8525
Fax: 508-236-6030

Our phones are forwarded to an answering service at lunchtime each day between 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m.

Our physicians are accepting new patients. Appointments can be made by calling 508-236-8525. Most insurance plans are accepted. Sturdy Hematology & Oncology Associates is one of 16 practices that make up Sturdy Memorial Associates (SMA) and our physicians are associated with Sturdy Memorial Hospital.