Welcoming a new pediatric oncologist and hematologist

BREWER — Elizabeth Stephens, DO, FAAP, who specializes in pediatric cancer care, clotting disorders and cancer survival, has joined the team at Northern Light Pediatric Cancer Care in Brewer.

dr. Stephens received her bachelor’s degree in biology with a minor in psychology from the University of Akron in Ohio and her doctorate in osteopathic medicine from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in Pennsylvania. She completed her pediatric residency at Inova Children’s Hospital in Virginia and her pediatric hematology-oncology fellowship at Akron Children’s Hospital in Ohio.

dr. Stephens joins the team caring for newborns, children, adolescents, young adults and their families affected by cancer. She says, “I want to provide evidence-based, compassionate, collaborative care to our young patients. I want patients and families to stand up for themselves and have confidence in the choices we make about their care together.”

dr. Stephens is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and qualifies for Pediatric Hematology-Oncology.

For a referral to a pediatric cancer care provider, you can ask a primary care provider to call 207-973-7572.

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