Dr. Edward Perkins, MD

Dr. Edward Perkins, MD

Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Edward Perkins, MD is an oncology specialist in Richmond, VA and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in oncology and medical oncology.

1250 E Marshall St

Richmond, VA 23298

Contact Information

(800) 762-6161

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Blood Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Myeloproliferative Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Multiple Myeloma
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Perkins's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Medical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

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

89  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Dept Of Internal Med McV/Vcu
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Dept Of Internal Med McV/Vcu
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Richmond
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Perkins has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Perkins' Reviews

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Perkins to family and friends
3 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Perkins' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Over 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

In 2002, I believe that was the year, Dr. Perkins treated my mother with Burkitts Lymphoma. CURED my mother. He was there through everything. We have ran into him a few times down town and he hasn’t changed a bit. I was maybe 5 when my mother was going through chemo/radiaton so I didn’t understand...more
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I agree that he is very knowledgeable but I also lost confidence when he failed to respond to messages asking to be contacted. In addition, prescriptions were not called in, appointments canceled and orders for testing were not placed. No follow through at all, seems to either be over booked or...more
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Although he is very knowledgeable about my leukemia and treatment option I lost all confidence when he failed to respond to my contacts first regarding what I was told was need for admission within 5 days for induction therapy. That day came and went with no word from him or his office and no...more
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