Alecia Nero, MD Assistant Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center
UTSW Physician Practicing at Children's Health
Alecia Nero, M.D., is a pediatric hematologist at Children’s Health℠ who specializes in non-malignant hematology – particularly sickle cell disease. She is also an assistant professor of internal medicine and pediatrics at UT Southwestern Medical Center.
Dr. Nero earned her medical degree at UT Southwestern before completing a residency in internal medicine-pediatrics and a fellowship in hematology at Case Western Reserve University.
Dr. Nero cares for patients with non-malignant (non-cancerous) blood and bone-marrow conditions that include sickle cell disease, abnormal blood counts and a range of anemias and platelet disorders, including thrombocythemia.
Education and Training
Medical SchoolUniversity of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (2004)
ResidencyCase Western Reserve Univ School of Medicine GME (2008), Internal Medicine/Pediatrics
FellowshipCase Western Reserve University Hospitals (2011), Hematology & Oncology
Research & Publications
- Sickle Cell disease
- Transition of care and outcomes
Professional Associations and Affiliations
- Dallas County Medical Society (2012)
- Texas Medical Society (2012)
- CV Roman Medical Society (2011)
- American Society of Hematology (2009)