Dr. William Hammond

Medical Oncology
Seattle, WA
48 years experience male

Locations

Office

Bellevue, WA

Office

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Specialties
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Medical Oncology

Hematology

Internal Medicine

Doctor Q&A

27 Answers
5 Agrees
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Hammond
48 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Recheck in 6 -12 wk: Start with what you had that make your doctor check the wbc. The most common cause of slightly low WBC with a high proportion of lymphs is a viral ill ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Hammond
48 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Yes : CML used to be bad, 50% dead in 5 years. Today treatment with tyrosine kinase inhibitors results in 95% of patients being alive 5 years after diagnosi ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Hammond
48 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Depends on subtype: Drug combinations are usually given for b-cell lymphomas in the mediastinum. The particular subtype of lymphoma determines the drug selection. Aggress ... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Hammond is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Hammond is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you Dr. Hammond! This is excellent information.
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Thank you very much Dr Hammond for the benefit of your expertise.
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Thanks for your quick reply! I truly appreciate your work

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Tufts University School of Medicine
Graduated 1972MD

Medical/Graduate school

Tufts University School of Medicine, MA
Graduated 1972MD

Residency

University of Washington Medical Center

Awards

Seattle's Top Doctors, Seattle Magazine

Affiliations

King County Medical Society
Washington State Medical Association
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