Michael Guerrera, MD Hematologist


Languages Spoken

  • English


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics/Hematology-Oncology

National Provider ID: 1548354723

This faculty member (or a member of their immediate family) has a working relationship (i.e. consulting, research, and/or educational services) with the companies listed below. These relations have been reported to the health system leadership and, when appropriate, management plans are in place to address potential conflicts.

Outside Interests

  • Biogen Idec: 
  • Novo Nordisk AS 



Michael E. Guerrera, MD, is the director of the Bleeding Disorders and Thrombophilia Program in the Division of Hematology and the Hematology Oncology Fellowship Program. His clinical interest is in coagulation disorders.

Dr. Guerrera also has an interest in medical education and recently participated in the first Children's National Health System and the George Washington University Master Teacher Program.



Education & Training

Education & Training

  • Fellowship Program, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 2001
    Children's National Medical Center
  • Residency Program, Pediatrics, 1998
    Connecticut Children's Medical Center
  • MD, 1995
    University of Connecticut School of Medicine
  • BS, 1991
    Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Patient Stories

Patient Stories: Michael Guerrera

Patient story

Austin's Story

"People always tell me 'You're so strong, I don't know how you got through it.' I like to say that you never know how strong you are or what you are capable of until you have no choice but to be strong." 

Patient story

Staci's Story

"As a parent/caretaker, you want to fight with every ounce of fight that you have. It's normal and necessary to help you feel like you are fighting right along with your precious baby."

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

NButyldeoxynojirimycin reduces murine melanoma cell ganglioside content and delays tumor onset

(2003) Cancer Letters

Primary Cutaneous CD30Positive Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma in Childhood A Report of 4 Cases and Review of Literature

(2005) Pediatric and Developmental Pathology

Subgaleal Hematoma from Hair Braiding Case Report and Literature Review

(2004) Journal of Pediatric Emergency Care

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Zahara's Story

Patient story

"In the midst of every situation remember that there is no situation that you will face that you (along with your support team) are not well-equipped to handle."

Read More of Zahara's Story