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Seema Singhal, MD

Northwestern Medical Group
  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine

BIOGRAPHY




Dr. Singhal is currently professor of medicine and director, Multiple Myeloma Program, Division of Hematology/Oncology, at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center at Northwestern University. Dr. Seema Singhal received her degree in medicine from Bombay University-Seth GS Medical College in India. She completed her internship at KEM Hospital in Bombay and returned to Bombay University-Seth GS Medical College to complete her residency. She then completed a bone marrow transplant fellowship at Hadassah Hospital in Jerusalem.



Dr. Singhal is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the American Society of Hematology, and the NCCN Multiple Myeloma Panel. She has edited a book on myeloma and has authored or co-authored over 590 articles, abstracts, and book chapters that have appeared in publications such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, Blood, Bone Marrow Transplantation, and the New England Journal of Medicine. She also regularly reviews manuscripts for various journals. Dr. Singhal's current research interests include multiple myeloma with special reference to new treatment approaches including inhibition of angiogenesis, cytogenetic abnormalities, and magnetic resonance imaging; and clinical and experimental autologous and allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. 

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    Bombay Univ.-Seth G.S. (India) - 1988
  • Residency
    Bombay Univ.-Seth G.S. (India) - 1991
  • Fellowship
    Hadassah Univ. Hospital (Israel) - 1992

BOARD CERTIFICATION


  • 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. - 12:30 p.m.
Wednesday
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • Amyloidosis
  • Monoclonal Antibodies
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Plasma Cell Disorders
  • Stem Cell Transplant
  • Waldenstroms

LANGUAGES


  • Hindi

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 EPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Great West
  • HFN-Healthcares Finest Network
  • HealthLink
  • 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