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Specializes in Oncology • Male • Age 59

1515 Holcombe Blvd Ste 1
Houston, TX 77030
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Dr. Turturro's Experience

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
MD Anderson Cancer Center
UNIV TEXAS MD ANDERSON CANCER CTR
1515 Holcombe Blvd Ste 1
Houston, TX 77030
LOUISIANA STATE MED CTR
1501 Kings Hwy # 33932
Shreveport, LA 71103
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    Dr. Turturro's Experience

    Specialties

    • Oncology
    • Medical Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Medical Oncology
    1
    • Bone Marrow Biopsy
    • HPC Transplantation (Stem Cell Transplant)
    • Plasmapheresis
    • Thoracentesis
    2
    • Acute Leukemia
    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anemia
    • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Burkitt's Lymphoma
    • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Gallbladder & Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Kaposi's Sarcoma
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lymphocytosis
    • Lymphoma
    • Lymphoma, Large Cell, Anaplastic
    • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
    • Lymphosarcoma
    • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
    • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
    • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
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    • Melanoma
    • Meningiomas
    • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
    • Mycosis Fungoides
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neutropenia
    • Nodular Lymphoma
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
    • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
    • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
    • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Sickle Cell Disease
    • Skin Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thrombocytosis
    • Uterine Cancer
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    Background Check for Dr. Turturro

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • 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 Bari / Faculty of Medicne And Surgery

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Ky Hospital
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Turturro & Staff

    • English
    • Italian
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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Turturro

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Turturro to family and friends

    1 response
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Turturro's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    1 response
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 2 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Turturro
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    1 response
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    1 response
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    1 response
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    1 response
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Turturro accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    MD Anderson Cancer Center
    UNIV TEXAS MD ANDERSON CANCER CTR
    1515 Holcombe Blvd Ste 1
    Houston, TX 77030
    (713) 792-2121 (Office)
    (866) 678-3614 (Fax)
    B
    LOUISIANA STATE MED CTR
    1501 Kings Hwy # 33932
    Shreveport, LA 71103
    (318) 675-7737 (Office)
    (318) 813-2692 (Fax)
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    MD Anderson Cancer Center
    Houston Office
    1515 Holcombe Blvd Unit 207
    Houston, TX 77030
    (713) 792-2121 (Office)
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