231-258-7500
Zachary Word, MD Hematology Oncology

Accepting new patients

Contacts and Locations

Cowell Family Cancer Center 1105 Sixth St.
Traverse City, MI 49684 231-392-8400 231-935-7888 Directions
Cadillac Cancer & Infusion Center 400 Hobart St.
Cadillac, MI 49601 231-876-6420 231-876-6430 Directions

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Insurance Plans Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage
  • ASR Health Benefits
  • Auto Owners Insurance
  • BCBS Medicare Advantage
  • BCN Medicare Advantage
  • Blue Care Network
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross PPO
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity (including GT Band)
  • Consumer's Mutual of MI
  • First Health / Coventry
  • Health Alliance Plan (HAP, ASR)
  • Humana (Cofinity)
  • Humana Medicare Advantage
  • McLaren Medicaid
  • McLaren Medicaid for 17 Years Old and Under
  • McLaren Medicare Advantage
  • Medicaid
  • Medicaid for 17 and Under
  • Medicare
  • Multi Plan / PHCS
  • Priority Health
  • Priority Health Medicaid for 17 and Under
  • Priority Medicaid
  • Priority Medicare Advantage
  • Private Pay
  • Tricare For Life
  • Tricare Prime
  • Tricare Standard
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare Medicaid
  • United Healthcare Medicare Adv.
  • Veterans Choice
  • Veterans Insurance
  • Workmans Compensation

Specialty

Hematology

Hematology is the study of blood in health and disease. It includes problems with the red blood cells, white blood cells, platelets, blood vessels, bone marrow, lymph nodes, spleen, and the proteins involved in bleeding and clotting (hemostasis and thrombosis). A hematologist is a medical doctor who applies this specialized knowledge to treat patients with blood conditions.

Oncology

A medical oncologist specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of all types of cancer and other benign and malignant tumors. This specialist decides on and administers therapy for these malignancies, as well as consults with surgeons and radiotherapists on other treatments for cancer.

Special Interests

  • Lymphoma Treatment

Training & Education

Board Certified: Yes

FELLOWSHIP

2013 | Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

RESIDENCY

2007 | University of Michigan (Graduate Medical Education)

INTERNSHIP

2005 | University of Michigan (Graduate Medical Education)

MEDICAL EDUCATION

2004 | Tulane University School of Medicine