Dr. Jennifer L. Garst, MD

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Specializes in Oncology • Female • Age 52

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Hospital Quality

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Duke Regional Hospital
3643 N Roxboro St
Durham, NC 27704
Duke University Hospital
2301 Erwin Rd
Durham, NC 27705

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Appointments & Offices

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Dr. Jennifer Garst at the Duke Raleigh Cancer Center Lung Cancer Program
Dr. Jennifer Garst at the Duke Raleigh Cancer Center Lung Cancer Program
3404 Wake Forest Rd
Raleigh, NC 27609
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    Dr. Garst's Experience

    Dr. Garst's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Oncology
    • Internal Medicine
    • Medical Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Medical Oncology
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    • Cancer Counseling
    • Chemotherapy
    • Lung Cancer Treatment
    • Thoracentesis
    2
    • Adenocarcinoma
    • Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
    • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
    • Biphasic Mesothelioma
    • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
    • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
    • Cancer
    • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
    • Epithelioid Mesothelioma
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Malignant Lung Cancer
    • Malignant Mesothelioma
    • Mediastinal Cancer
    • Mesothelioma
    • Mesothelioma, Adult Malignant
    • Mesothelioma, Adult Malignant, Pleural
    • Metastatic Cancer
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
    • Pleura Cancer
    • Pleural Mesothelioma
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Respiratory System Cancer
    • Sarcomatoid Mesothelioma
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Small Cell Lung Cancer
    • Thoracic Cancer
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    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for North Carolina.
    • 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

    Awards

    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award for Compassionate care, 2006
    • Triagle Health Care Hero, 2008

    Media & Publications

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1990

    Internship Hospital

    University Of Texas Southwestern
    Complete in 1991

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Texas Southwestern
    Complete in 1993

    Fellowship Hospital

    Duke University Medical Center
    Complete in 1996
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Garst & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Garst's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Duke Health Raleigh Hospital

    • Duke Regional Hospital

    • Duke University Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Garst

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    Likelihood to Recommend

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Garst to family and friends

    5 out of 5

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    Dr. Garst's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.7 out of 5

    3 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    3 responses

    Experience with Dr. Garst

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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