Dr. Brent Hanks, MD

Dr. Brent Hanks, MD

Medical Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 43
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Brent Hanks, MD is a medical oncology doctor who practices in Durham, NC. He is 43 years old and has been practicing for 11 years.

20 Duke Medicine Cir

Durham, NC 27710

Contact Information

(919) 668-6688

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Melanoma
very high
more than 94% of peers
Secondary Malignancies
normal
more than 64% of peers
Cancer
normal
more than 61% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hanks It is my personal goal that every patient that we see feels that they are receiving optimal care here at Duke. My focus is to provide each patient with %"cutting-edge%" treatments and to do so in a compassionate and thoughtful manner.
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Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Baylor College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Duke University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Duke University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Duke University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hanks has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hanks' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hanks to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review
Dr. Hanks' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Hanks accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Hanks has admitting privileges

Duke University Hospital
2301 Erwin Rd
Durham, NC 27705
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