Dr. Lauren Carcas, MD

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Specializes in Medical Oncology • Female • Age 36

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About Dr. Carcas

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Dr. Carcas:

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Dr. Carcas' Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

West Boca Medical Center
21644 State Road 7
Boca Raton, FL 33428
Boca Raton Regional Hospital
800 Meadows Rd
Boca Raton, FL 33486

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Carcas

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Appointments & Offices

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Dr. Carcas' Appointment Availabilty

Accepting new patients?

Yes

Appointment Availability

Same Day Next Day
Florida Cancer Care - Elizabeth Tan-Chiu, M.D., P.A.
Broward County Office
201 NW 82nd Ave Ste 102
Plantation, FL 33324
Florida Cancer Care - Elizabeth Tan-Chiu, M.D., P.A.
Palm Beach County Office
9980 Central Park Blvd N Ste 114
Boca Raton, FL 33428
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  • Medical Oncology
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1.16 miles away
Dr. Elizabeth D. Tan-Chiu, MD
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Same location as Dr. Carcas
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    Dr. Carcas' Experience

    Specialties

    • Medical Oncology
    • Internal Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Medical Oncology
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    • Breast Cancer Treatment
    • Breast Exam
    • Cancer Counseling
    • Cancer Pain Management
    • Cancer Treatment
    • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
    • Chemotherapy
    • Genetic Counseling Services
    • Genetic Testing
    • Hematologic Disorder Treatment
    • Thoracentesis
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    Dr. Carcas says...

    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Diseases
    • Cancer
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Neutropenia
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Secondary Malignancies
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    Background Check for Dr. Carcas

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.
    • 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 Miami Miller School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 2006

    Residency Hospital

    Jackson Mem Hosp-U Miami
    Complete in 2010

    Fellowship Hospital

    Jackson Mem Hosp-U Miami
    Complete in 2014

    Undergraduate Schools

    Samford University
    Graduated in 2001
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Carcas & Staff

    • English
    • Chinese
    • French
    • French Creole
    • Gujarati
    • Hindi
    • Spanish
    • Tagalog
    • Turkish
    • Urdu
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% 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. Carcas' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 4 hospitals where Dr. Carcas has admitting privileges:

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    • Boca Raton Regional Hospital

    • Broward Health Medical Center

    • West Boca Medical Center

    • Westside Regional Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Carcas

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    5.0
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    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carcas to family and friends

    5 out of 5

    9 responses

    Dr. Carcas' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    9 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    9 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    9 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    8 responses

    Experience with Dr. Carcas

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    9 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    9 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    9 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

    9 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Dr. Carcas' Appointment Availabilty

    Accepting new patients?

    Yes

    Appointment Availability

    Same Day Next Day

    What insurance does she accept?*

    Less
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    Office Locations

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    Florida Cancer Care - Elizabeth Tan-Chiu, M.D., P.A.
    Broward County Office
    201 NW 82nd Ave Ste 102
    Plantation, FL 33324
    (954) 582-1850 (Office)
    (954) 582-1860 (Fax)
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    Florida Cancer Care - Elizabeth Tan-Chiu, M.D., P.A.
    Palm Beach County Office
    9980 Central Park Blvd N Ste 114
    Boca Raton, FL 33428
    (561) 727-3800 (Office)
    (561) 727-3810 (Fax)
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
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