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About Benjamin Heyman, MD

Benjamin Heyman, MD, is a board-certified hematologist who treats patients with blood cancers such as lymphoma, leukemia and myeloma.

His research focuses on the development of early phase clinical trials that offer new cancer treatments for patients. This includes the study of natural killer-based cellular therapies to treat patients with hematologic malignancies.

Dr. Heyman completed a fellowship in hematology and oncology at Duke University School of Medicine (Duke University Medical Center), where he also did his residency in internal medicine. He earned his medical degree from the University of Virginia School of Medicine. Dr. Heyman is board certified in internal medicine and hematology.

He is a member of the American Society for Hematology, American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Medical Association.

In his spare time, Dr. Heyman enjoys swimming, arts and theater.

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UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
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Medical Degree

  • University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA

Residency

  • Duke University, School of Medicine, Durham, NC

Fellowship

  • Duke University, School of Medicine, Durham, NC

Gender

  • Male

Date Joined Staff

  • 2018-10-01

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Hematology

Conditions and Treatments

  • Leukemia
  • Lymphoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Blood Cancer
Insurance Information
UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
Health Insurance Plans Accepted
Open Payments Program Notification
For informational purposes only, a link to the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Open Payments web page is provided here. The federal Physician Payments Sunshine Act requires that detailed information about payment and other payments of value worth over ten dollars ($10) from manufacturers of drugs, medical devices, and biologics to physicians and teaching hospitals be made available to the public.
View Open Payments data for Dr. Heyman
  • Cancer

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