Dr. Donald Wender, MD

Dr. Donald Wender, MD

Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 67
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Donald Wender, MD is an oncology specialist in Onawa, IA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Oh State Univ Coll Of Med and Pub Hlth in 1981 and specializes in oncology and medical oncology.

1600 Diamond St

Onawa, IA 51040

Contact Information

(712) 423-9363

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Wender performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Purpura
very high
more than 98% of peers
Colorectal Cancer
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Medical Oncology
2

Board Certifications

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

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Oh State Univ Coll Of Med and Pub Hlth
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • University Of Pittsburgh
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University Health Center Of Pittsburgh
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Pittsburgh Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Pittsburgh
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wender has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wender's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wender to family and friends
2.7
based on 7 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Wender's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

It's too painful to write a lengthy review about how awful Dr. Wender is. I cannot recommend more strongly that anyone with cancer see anyone else besides him. His license should be revoked. He has absolutely no business treating vulnerable people dealing with cancer. I wonder how he sleeps at...more
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Dr. Wender has a poor bedside manor and has no regard for his patients feelings. My mother is non-verbal and he treated her like a vegetable and basically told us that treating her cancer wasn't worth it. He also answered his cell phone to take what sounded like personal calls 2x during her 20...more
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