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Jayesh Mehta, MD

Northwestern Medical Group
  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine

BIOGRAPHY




Dr. Mehta directs the Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Program of the Division of Hematology/Oncology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. He is an attending physician at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. His research interests encompass hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, the use of adult stem cells for tissue repair, multiple myeloma, and opportunistic infections in immunocompromised patients.  He has developed a number of novel conditioning regimens and supportive therapy to improve the outcome of allogeneic transplantation for hematologic malignancies, particularly multiple myeloma.



He has published and lectured extensively on these topics.  He is a Co-Editor of the journal Bone Marrow Transplantation and has recently edited a book on multiple myeloma, entitled Myeloma.



He is actively involved in a number of studies exploring the use of stem cells in repairing heart and central nervous system damage.

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    Bombay Univ.-Seth G.S. (India) - 1986
  • Residency
    Bombay Univ.-Seth G.S. (India) - 1989
  • Fellowship
    Hadassah Univ. Hospital (Israel) - 1992

BOARD CERTIFICATION


  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine

PRIMARY LOCATION


Robert H. Lurie Cancer Center

675 N. St. Clair

Galter 21-100

Chicago, IL 60611

312-695-0990
Monday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • Amyloidosis
  • Bone Marrow Aspiration/Biopsy
  • Bone Marrow Transplantation
  • Hematological Malignancies
  • Leukemia
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Plasma Cell Disorders
  • Stem Cell Transplant
  • Waldenstroms

LANGUAGES


  • Gujarati
  • Hindi
  • Marthi

ACCEPTED INSURANCE


  • Aetna EPO
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • Aetna US Healthcare HMO
  • BCBS Blue Advantage PPO
  • BCBS Classic Blue
  • BCBS PPO
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Choice Supervalu PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • HFN-Healthcares Finest Network
  • Humana ChoiceCare POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS EPO
  • PHCS POS
  • PHCS PPO
  • PNA (Preferred Network Access)
  • PPO Next
  • Preferred Plan PPO
  • TriCare(US Military Insurance)
  • Unicare PPO
  • Unicare PPO(Wellpoint Network)
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select
  • UnitedHealthcare Select HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select Plus
  • Workmans Compensation