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Hematology and Thromboembolic Diseases

David W. Essex, MD

Specialties

Hematology

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Clinical Interests
  • General hematology
  • Hemostasis and thrombosis
Research Interests
  • Examine the role of reactions involving thiols and disulfides, and protein disulfide isomerase in hemostasis, atherosclerosis and wound healing
  • Define the role of thiol-disulfide reactions and platelet protein disulfide isomerases in integrin activation and platelet function
  • Characterize a transmembrane electron transport system on the platelet surface that reduces disulfide bonds in platelet surface proteins
  • Characterize oxidative modifications of thiols in conditions associated with oxidative stress
Education
  • MD, Rutgers (Robert Wood Johnson) Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
Training
  • Fellowship, Oncology, State University of New York Health Science Center, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowship (Research), Cardeza Center for Hematologic Research, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA
  • Fellowship, Hematology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Residency, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NY
Board Certification
  • Internal Medicine
  • Hematology
Memberships
  • American Society of Hematology
  • American Heart Association
Awards and Honors
  • Best Doctors in America®, Medical Oncology and Hematology, 2015-2016, 2017-2018
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Office Locations

Temple University Hospital - Hematology

3401 North Broad St.

4th Floor, Zone D

Philadelphia, PA 19140

800-TEMPLE-MED

Office Locations

Temple University Hospital - Hematology

3401 North Broad St.

4th Floor, Zone D

Philadelphia, PA 19140

800-TEMPLE-MED