Dr. Elliot Abbey, MD

Oncology •  Male • Age 71
  
Dr. Abbey
Accepting new patients

Van Amburg & Busiek, LLC

222 S Woods Mill Rd Ste 330 Chesterfield, MO 63017

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(314) 205-6737

Dr. Elliot Abbey, MD is a Oncology Specialist in Chesterfield, MO and has over 45 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Abbey has more experience with Breast Cancer, Blood Disorders, and Lymphatic Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine medical school in 1975. He is affiliated with St. Luke's Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Abbey to book an appointment.


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Dr. Abbey accepts the following insurance:

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Balanced Blue Access-MO
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Blue Access Choice (St Louis) (Select Network)-MO
Blue Access Choice - S-MO
Blue Access Choice-MO
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Blue Preferred Network-MO
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Blue Preferred Plus-MO POS
Blue Preferred-MO HMO
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Gold Blue Access Choice-MO
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Gold Blue Preferred Plus-MO
Gold Blue Preferred-MO
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Silver Pathway X-MO
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Practice Areas

Breast Cancer

Breast cancer specialists diagnose and treat the presence of malignant cells in breast tissue that may spread to other parts of the body.Compare with other Breast Cancer specialists.

Typically treats 66% more than similar doctors

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TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Breast Cancer
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abbey treats Breast Cancer more than 66% of their peers

Dr. Abbey treats this condition more than 66% of their peers

Blood Disorders

Blood disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect the blood's ability to function, including hemophilia, anemia, and sickle cell disease.Compare with other Blood Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 72% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 11 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Blood Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abbey treats Blood Disorders more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Abbey treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Anemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abbey treats Anemia more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Abbey treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Polycythemia Rubra Vera
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abbey treats Polycythemia Rubra Vera more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Abbey treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Lymphatic Disorders

Lymphatic disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the lymphatic system, including lymphedema, lymphadenitis, and lymphangitis.Compare with other Lymphatic Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 67% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Marginal Zone Lymphoma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abbey treats Marginal Zone Lymphoma more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Abbey treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abbey treats Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma more than 83% of their peers

Dr. Abbey treats this condition more than 83% of their peers

Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abbey treats Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma more than 71% of their peers

Dr. Abbey treats this condition more than 71% of their peers

Blood Cancers

Blood cancer specialists diagnose and treat cancers such as leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma that affect the blood cells, bone marrow, or lymphatic system.Compare with other Blood Cancers specialists.

Typically treats 64% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Marginal Zone Lymphoma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abbey treats Marginal Zone Lymphoma more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Abbey treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abbey treats Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma more than 83% of their peers

Dr. Abbey treats this condition more than 83% of their peers

Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abbey treats Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML) more than 82% of their peers

Dr. Abbey treats this condition more than 82% of their peers

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Dr. Abbey's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Eye Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gum Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kaposi's Sarcoma
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mast Cell Diseases
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thalassemia
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis

Dr. Abbey's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Abbey

3.1

Based on 15 ratings

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1 Star
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      Missed a totally obvious cancer diagnosis, which the patient (my dad) died of a week later. Seemed unbothered by that. According to Medicare, he takes less drug company money than most oncologists, maybe that's worth a star.
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      Aug 10, 2020
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      He explained everything to me in words I understood. I though he run the right tests. I trust him.
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      St Louis, MO – Jun 24, 2017
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      KEPT ME ALIVE FOR 14 YEARS SO FAR ---
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      John Hilton in St Louis, MO – Jun 29, 2016
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      Responsible for my fathers early and untimely death
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      About Me

      Biography

      Elliot Abbey, MD, is a board-certified physician in oncology and hematology at Van Amburg & Busiek, MD's. He has more than 40 years of expertise in providing high-level care for his patients and their families.

      Dr. Abbey attended medi...
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      Specialties

      • Oncology
      • Hematology

      Education

      1980
      Washington University
      Fellowship Hospital
      1978
      Barnes Jewish Hospital
      Residency Hospital
      1976
      Barnes - Jewish Hospital
      Internship Hospital
      1975
      New York University School Of Medicine
      Medical School

      Languages

      • French
      • English

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      Locations

      Van Amburg & Busiek, LLC

      Van Amburg & Busiek, LLC222 S Woods Mill Rd Ste 330 Chesterfield, MO 63017
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      St. Luke's Hospital

      Chesterfield, MO

      80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average

      • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)