Kenneth B. Hymes, MD

  • Specialties: Hematology, Leukemia & Lymphoma, Oncology
  • Languages: English, German, Yiddish
  • Phone: 212-731-5189

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

platelet disorders, AIDS-related malignancies, anemia, blood cancer, lymphoma, cutaneous lymphoma, bleeding tendency, thrombosis, acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL), acute myelogenous leukemia (AML), chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML)
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  • Associate Professor, Department of Medicine

Board Certifications

  • AB Internal Medicine (Medical Oncology)
  • AB Internal Medicine (Hematology)
  • AB Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine

Education and Training

  • 1981
  • Fellowship, NYU Medical Center, Hematology/Oncology
  • 1980
  • Fellowship, NYU Medical Center, Hematology/Oncology
  • 1978
  • Residency, Barnes Hospital
  • 1975
  • MD from Suny - Albany


Locations and Appointments

55 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Affinity
  • Affinity Exchange- Essential
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthy NY
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Family Health
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HIP Medicare
  • HealthRepublic
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • UPN Elite
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • Visiting Nurse Service (VNS) Medicare
  • WellCare Child Health
  • WellCare Family Health
  • WellCare Medicaid
  • WellCare Medicare
*Insurance listed above may not be accepted at all office locations. Please confirm prior to each visit. The information presented here may not be complete or may have been changed.

NYU Hematology Associates
240 East 38th Street
New York, NY 10016


Phone: 212-731-5189

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My Research

Platelet Immunology and the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.


  • Circulating Memory T Cells Isolated from Hodgkin Lymphoma Patients Display Evidence of Exhaustion and Chronic Activation

    Diefenbach, Catherine S; Raphael, Bruce G; Hymes, Kenneth B; Moskovits, Tibor; Kaminetzky, David; Martin, Peter; Ruan, Jia; Lauro, Stephanie; Banks, Danielle; Brown, Krysten; Bonakdar, Maryam; Abidoglu, Cem; Kozhaya, Lina; Leonard, John P; Unutmaz, Derya 2014 DEC 6; ?-?, Blood — id: 1497562, year: 2014, page: ?
  • A Phase II trial of Belinostat (PXD101) in patients with relapsed or refractory peripheral or cutaneous T-cell lymphoma

    Foss, Francine; Advani, Ranjana; Duvic, Madeleine; Hymes, Kenneth B; Intragumtornchai, Tanin; Lekhakula, Arnuparp; Shpilberg, Ofer; Lerner, Adam; Belt, Robert J; Jacobsen, Eric D; Laurent, Guy; Ben-Yehuda, Dina; Beylot-Barry, Marie; Hillen, Uwe; Knoblauch, Poul; Bhat, Gajanan; Chawla, Shanta; Allen, Lee F; Pohlman, Brad 2014 Nov; 833-833, British journal of haematology — id: 1355752, year: 2014, page: 833, stat: JOURNAL ARTICLE
  • Treatment of gastric varices with partial splenic embolization in a patient with portal vein thrombosis and a myeloproliferative disorder

    Gianotti, Robert; Charles, Hearns; Hymes, Kenneth; Chandarana, Hersh; Sigal, Samuel 2014 Oct; 14495-14499, World journal of gastroenterology : WJG — id: 1316392, year: 2014, page: 14495, stat: Journal Article
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