Dr. Sara L. Horton, MD

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Specializes in Oncology • Female • Age 50

2041 Georgia Ave NW Ste 118
Washington, DC 20060
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Dr. Horton:

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Dr. Horton's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Providence Hospital
1150 Varnum Street North East
Washington, DC 20017
Howard University Hospital
2041 Georgia Avenue North West
Washington, DC 20060

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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

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Horton

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8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Howard University Hosp Hem/Onc
Howard University Hosp Hem/Onc
2041 Georgia Ave NW Ste 118
Washington, DC 20060
Howard University Hosp Internal
Howard University Hosp Internal
2041 Georgia Ave NW Ste 5C02
Washington, DC 20060
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    Dr. Horton's Experience

    Specialties

    • Oncology
    • Medical Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Medical Oncology
    1
    • Plasmapheresis
    • Thoracentesis
    2
    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anemia
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • ENT Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Gallbladder & Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Gallbladder Cancer
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lymphoma
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
    • Meningiomas
    • Mycosis Fungoides
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Neutropenia
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Oral Cancer
    • Ovarian Cancer
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    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Sickle Cell Disease
    • Skin Cancer
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thalassemia
    • Thrombocytosis
    • Thymomas
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Tonsil Cancer
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Vaginal Cancer
    • Vulvar Cancer
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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

    Wright State University / Main Campus
    Graduated in 1992

    Internship Hospital

    Good Samaritan Hospital
    Complete in 1993

    Residency Hospital

    Good Samaritan Hospital
    Complete in 1996

    Fellowship Hospital

    Georgetown University Hosp/Lombardi Cancer Center
    Complete in 1997
    Georgetown University Hospital
    Complete in 1999
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Horton & 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. Horton'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 2 hospitals where Dr. Horton has admitting privileges:

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    • Howard University Hospital

    • Providence Hospital

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Horton

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Horton to family and friends

    2 responses
    above
    national average

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    is confidential

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    Dr. Horton's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    2 responses
    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)
    10 – 15 minutes 2 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Horton
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    2 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Horton accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

    A
    Howard University Hosp Hem/Onc
    2041 Georgia Ave NW Ste 118
    Washington, DC 20060
    (202) 865-4037 (Office)
    B
    Howard University Hosp Internal
    2041 Georgia Ave NW Ste 5C02
    Washington, DC 20060
    (202) 865-6100 (Office)
    C
    Howard University Oncology
    2041 Georgia Ave NW Towers Bldg
    Washington, DC 20060
    (202) 865-4037 (Office)
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    Dr. Horton's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Horton
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Horton to family and friends*
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