Long Branch, N.J.—The Valerie Fund Children’s Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders at The Children’s Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center is pleased to announce the arrival of Nataly Apollonsky, M.D., a new pediatric hematologist/ oncologist.
“Dr. Apollonsky is a welcome addition to the Valerie Fund family and the children will benefit greatly from her expertise and compassionate care,” says Peri Kamalakar, M.D., Medical Director of the Valerie Fund Children’s Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders at Monmouth Medical Center.
Dr. Apollonsky received her fellowship training in pediatric hematology and oncology at Schneider Children’s Hospital, NY, and was Chief Resident at Mount Sinai School of Medicine, NY, where she did her residency and internship in pediatrics. She received her medical degree from St. Petersburg Medical University, St. Petersburg, Russia. She is a member of the American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology and the American Society of Hematology. She is board-certified in pediatrics and will be taking the hematology/oncology boards.
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Barnabas Health has three hospitals in New Jersey that are part of the Valerie Fund, one of the largest and most advanced pediatric oncology/ hematology networks in the country. The centers are outpatient facilities located near patient’s homes, therefore children are able to receive treatment locally, allowing families to maintain some of their normal routines. Young patients receive the most advanced range of diagnostic and therapeutic treatment services from an expert team of specialists, including pediatric hematologists/oncologists, surgeons, radiologists, nurses, social workers, counselors and child life specialists. The centers are members of the Children’s Oncology Group (COG), which allows the sites to participate in the most current research protocols to improve survival and improve the quality of life for children and adolescents diagnosed with cancer.
You can reach an attending pediatric hematologist/ oncologist 24 hours a day for referrals at (732) 923-7455.
About The Children's Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center
As a regional leader dedicated to children’s health, The Children’s Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center offers the highest level of pediatric care for newborns to adolescents, including leading edge treatments and specialized expertise. More than 130 pediatricians are affiliated with the Monmouth Medical Center’s pediatric attending staff and more than half are subspecialty trained. The Children’s Hospital has extensive subspecialty outpatient services for children with chronic illnesses, a Neonatal Intensive Care (NICU), part of Monmouth's state-designated regional perinatal center, a Cystic Fibrosis Center and a Ronald McDonald House. For a referral to a pediatrician or specialist from The Children’s Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center, please call 1-888-724-7123.
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