Dr. Dan Blazer III, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 49

Dr. Blazer III

Duke Cancer Center

20 Duke Medicine Cir Durham, NC 27710

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Dr. Dan Blazer III, MD is a general surgery specialist in Durham, NC and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Duke University School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in general surgery and surgical oncology.

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What People Say About Dr. Dan Blazer III, MD
He was forth coming with everything.Said he would not take a day of my life with out giving more. The surgery would have been long and a long recovery, He found out it would not help so back out.
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Im a fellowship-trained surgical oncologist who specializes in the surgical management of patients with gastrointestinal malignanciesincluding soft tissue sarcomas and pancreas colorectal and gastric cancers. Many of my patients have advanced maligna...


  • General Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology

Board Certifications


Anderson Cancer Center
Fellowship Hospital
National Cancer Institute
Fellowship Hospital
Duke University School Of Medicine
Medical School


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(919) 684-4064

Dr. Blazer III accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Blazer III's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Neuroendocrine Tumors
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blazer III treats Neuroendocrine Tumors more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Blazer III treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor
  • Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor
Pancreatic Cancer
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very high

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Dr. Blazer III treats Pancreatic Cancer more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Blazer III treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Islet Cell Cancer
Gastrointestinal Diseases

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blazer III treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Blazer III treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Blazer III's conditions and procedures:

  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Retina Diseases
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease

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82% Patient experience rating, 13% higher than the national average

  • Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2020)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2017)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2017)