Clinch Valley Oncology Center

Dr. Alina Bhat, MD, is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and provides care for both non-cancerous blood disorders and blood cancers like anemia, abnormal blood cell counts, lymphoma, bleeding and coagulation disorders, chemo-immunotherapy and targeted therapy. Her practice is part of a team that provides comprehensive care for patients with many types of cancer. Dr. Bhat offers all forms of systemic cancer therapy, including chemotherapy and other drug options. She collaborates with surgeons and radiation oncologists to develop an individualized plan of care for each patient. 

To make an appointment, please call 276-596-6695. 

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Our Location

We're located on the first floor; Suite 1250, inside the medical plaza adjacent to Clinch Valley Medical Center in Richlands, VA.

Our Team

Alina Bhat, MD

Dr. Bhat is board certified in Internal Medicine. She received her medical degree from Government Medical College in Srinagar, India. She completed an Internal Medicine residency at Staten Island University Hospital and a Pediatric residency at Alwasl Hospital. She completed a Fellowship in Hematology and Oncology at SUNY Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York.

Laura Potter, FNP-BC

Office Hours

The Clinch Valley Oncology Center is open Monday through Friday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm. 

Insurance and Referral Information

If you are a member of an HMO, it is necessary to have a referral from your primary care physician. Please check with your doctor's office to make sure your referral is received prior to your appointment. Also, please ask that your necessary medical records be sent to us prior to the day of your scheduled appointment.

Insurance and billing
We participate in most insurance plans, HMOs and PPOs. We accept Medicare assignment. We will gladly file your insurance for you; however, we do request your por­tion (co-payment, deductible, or co-insurance) be paid at the time services are rendered. These payments may be made by cash, check or credit card.