Xavier Andrade-Gonzalez, MD, understands the vulnerability patients face when they receive a cancer diagnosis. He specializes in the care of blood cancers at Avera Medical Group Hematology, Transplant & Cellular Therapy in Sioux Falls, SD. If you’re facing a blood cancer such as leukemia, lymphoma or multiple myeloma, trust him for compassionate and expert care.
“I want to be that trusted source to coach my patients during the hard times,” said Dr. Andrade-Gonzalez, “and be the first one to celebrate their success after difficulty.”
Expert Care in Blood Cancer Care
Avera offers state-of-the-art care for patients facing blood cancer. Your personalized treatment might include chemotherapy, radiation, blood and marrow transplant, or perhaps a clinical trial.
Emerging treatments that have proven helpful for patients include cellular therapy and immunotherapy.
“We’ve come a long way in treating cancer,” said Dr. Andrade-Gonzalez, who holds a particular interest in matching the patient’s genetics with effective treatment options.
Dr. Andrade-Gonzalez is an Ecuador native and speaks both English and Spanish. When he’s not at work, he enjoys spending time with his wife and children. A musician at heart, he plays the drums, and keeps up to speed with his favorite soccer teams.