Memorial Hospital of Martinsville & Henry County Welcomes New Hematologist/Oncologist to its Medical Staff

August 7, 2014

Officials at Memorial Hospital of Martinsville and Henry County (MHMHC) announced today the addition of Dr. Nathan Langer, Hematologist/Oncologist to its medical staff. Dr. Langer began seeing patients on August 4 at the Ravenel Oncology Center, 320 Hospital Drive, Martinsville. Appointments can be made by calling 276-666-7827.

Dr. Langer comes to Martinsville from Cleveland, OH, where he recently completed a Fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at University Hospitals Case Medical Center- Case Western Reserve. Prior to completing his Fellowship, Dr. Langer served as a Hospital Medicine physician also at University Hospitals Case Medical Center- Case Western Reserve.

“We are very excited to welcome Dr. Langer to our hospital and our community,” said Eric Deaton, Market Chief Executive Officer for Memorial Hospital. “Dr. Langer brings broad experience and excellent training in oncology care to our growing health system. He is a welcomed addition to the great medical staff we have at Memorial Hospital.”

Dr. Langer holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Biology from Wabash College (Crawfordsville, IN) and obtained his Medical Degree (MD) from Indiana University School of Medicine (Indianapolis, IN). He completed a residency in Internal Medicine at University Hospitals Case Medical Center- Case Western Reserve and is board certified in Internal Medicine. Dr. Langer has also completed several research projects to include serving as a presenter at the American Society of Hematology’s 2013 Annual Meeting and Exposition.

Dr. Langer has experience in managing and diagnosing a variety of blood diseases and has a special interest in sickle cell anemia disease. He treats all types of cancers. In his free time, he enjoys running marathons and half-marathons, reading and cooking, especially Paleolithic dishes.