Dr. Cheryl Aylesworth, MD

Dr. Cheryl Aylesworth, MD

Medical Oncology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 56
Dr. Cheryl Aylesworth, MD is a medical oncology specialist in Wheaton, MD and has been practicing for 23 years. She graduated from Tufts University in 1989 and specializes in medical oncology, hematology, and more.

2730 University Blvd W Ste 400

Wheaton, MD 20902

Contact Information

(301) 942-9220

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Diseases
very high
more than 92% of peers
Gynecologic Cancer
more than 86% of peers
more than 84% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

62  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Tufts University
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Walter Reed Army Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Walter Reed Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Walter Reed Army Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Aylesworth has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Aylesworth's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Aylesworth to family and friends
22 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

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Dr. Aylesworth's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr Aylesworth was fantastic for my 88yr old Mom, and possibly saved her from unnecessary surgery. She went above and beyond your typical Dr. and took charge of the situation that was being lead by two other doctors. Dr Aylesworth answered all questions, was truthful, and really cared about my...more
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Refused, for an entire month, to provide appropriate diagnostic and palliative medical care to my mother who was dying of cancer. She seemed more interested in snubbing the family than taking care of her patient, insisting on being contacted by another physician who had little knowledge of the...more
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fabulous. responsive. encouraging. personable, throrough
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Dr Aylesworth is not proactive in treatment. She gives a standard set of cocktails for cancer and has a staff that is kind and compassionate but she tends to be matter of fact and on the cold but pseudo reassuring side. If you're looking for assisted termination of life please see her. She won't...more
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Dr. Aylesworth is both compassionate and attentive. She has great bedside manners. She really makes you feel at ease and at the same time she is very straightforward. She took her time to explain everything and she welcomed all of our questions. I can't say enough great things about her.
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