Dr. Allan W. Torkelson, MD

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Specializes in Hematology • Male • Age 64

12203 Corporate Pkwy
Mequon, WI 53092
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Dr. Torkelson's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Aurora Saint Lukes Medical Center
2900 West Oklahoma Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53215
Aurora West Allis Medical Center
8901 West Lincoln Avenue
West Allis, WI 53227

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Aurora Advanced Hlthcr E Mequon
Aurora Advanced Hlthcr E Mequon
12203 Corporate Pkwy
Mequon, WI 53092
3003 W Good Hope Rd
Milwaukee, WI 53209
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    Dr. Torkelson's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Hematology
    • Medical Oncology
    • Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Hematology, 1984
    • Internal Medicine, 1979
    • Medical Oncology, 1983
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    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anemia
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • ENT Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Fallopian Tube Cancer
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lymphocytosis
    • Lymphoma
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Neutropenia
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
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    • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Sickle Cell Disease
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thalassemia
    • Thrombocytosis
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
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    Malpractice Claims not available

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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Wisconsin Medical School
    Graduated in 1976

    Internship Hospital

    Mt Sinai Med Center
    Complete in 1977

    Residency Hospital

    Mt Sinai Med Center
    Complete in 1979

    Fellowship Hospital

    Mt Sinai Med Center
    Complete in 1982
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Torkelson & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Torkelson's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Torkelson has admitting privileges:

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    • Aurora Medical Center in Gafton

    • Aurora Saint Lukes Medical Center

    • Aurora West Allis Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Torkelson to family and friends

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    3 responses
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    3 responses
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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Over 45 minutes 3 responses
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    Experience with Dr. Torkelson
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    3 responses
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    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    3 responses
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
    3 responses
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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    3 responses
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Torkelson accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • Pekin Insurance
    • Principal Life
    • Pyramid Life
    • Thrivent Financial
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
    • Wisconsin Physicians Service
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    Office Locations

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    Aurora Advanced Hlthcr E Mequon
    12203 Corporate Pkwy
    Mequon, WI 53092
    (262) 387-8200 (Office)
    B
    3003 W Good Hope Rd
    Milwaukee, WI 53209
    (414) 352-3100 (Office)
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